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Former Coca-Cola Co executive switches to Britvic to head procurement operations

25 Jun 2020

Britvic has poached an employee from the UK unit of The Coca-Cola Co to become its next chief procurement officer.

Coca-Cola European Partners shines spotlight on EU single-use plastic confusion

23 Jun 2020

A leading lobbyist for Coca-Cola European Partners has warned of challenges ahead, as the European Union finalises environmental directives to reduce waste from single-use beverage packaging.

Coca-Cola European Partners drops UK Coke prices to target at-home trends

21 May 2020

Coca-Cola European Partners has cut about 10% off price-marked packs (PMPs) of brand Coca-Cola in the UK as part of a focus on larger formats for home consumption.

Coca-Cola European Partners Q1 2020 - Sales dip 4%, volumes plunge as COVID-19 hits Europe - results data

6 May 2020

Coca-Cola European Partners has seen the impact of COVID-19 pull on its recent volumes performance by as much as 40%.

Coca-Cola European Partners warns of coronavirus impact on full-year sales

16 Mar 2020

Coca-Cola European Partners has said it is adapting to the changing situation of the coronavirus outbreak as it updated its outlook for the year ahead.

The Coca-Cola Co brings Coke Energy Cherry to Europe

12 Mar 2020

The Coca-Cola Co is to expand the availability of a US-exclusive flavour for Coca-Cola Energy to a number of European markets.

How weaving sustainability into your business model will generate value - Sustainability Spotlight

27 Feb 2020

Ben Cooper examines recent announcements from soft drinks producers Coca-Cola European Partners and Britvic that underline how sustainability goals no longer simply inspire companies or earn them green credentials, but have become critical to value creation and business strategy.

The Coca-Cola Co's Diet Coke Sublime Lime - Product Launch

19 Feb 2020

Coca-Coca European Partners has expanded the overhaul of The Coca-Cola Co's Diet Coke brand with the launch of a lime-flavoured variant.

Coca-Cola European Partners to tie sustainability targets to executive pay

17 Feb 2020

Coca-Cola European Partners is lining up the introduction of sustainability to the performance metric used to calculate executive bonuses.

How did Coca-Cola European Partners perform in 2019? - results data

13 Feb 2020

Coca-Cola European Partners has posted a 5% increase in full-year sales as new launches in energy drinks and coffee helped boost the top line.

Coca-Cola European Partners hits sustainability target in Sweden

7 Feb 2020

Coca-Cola European Partners has launched new packaging in Sweden to highlight its move to 100%-recycled PET bottles.

"Let me say right here, plastic in itself is not the issue" - Interview - Refresco CEO Hans Roelofs

31 Jan 2020

just-drinks deputy editor Andy Morton spoke to Hans Roelofs, Refresco CEO for almost 13 years, about why we can expect more US M&A activity from the group. Roelofs also gives his inside take on the CCEP purchase and talks about plastic's position as a priority for the soft drinks industry.

Soft drinks industry looks to UK production as Brexit takes hold - Refresco CEO

31 Jan 2020

The UK's departure from the European Union today will lead to increased local production for the country's soft drinks industry, Refresco CEO Hans Roelofs has said.

Coca-Cola European Partners ups UK bag-in-box production

19 Dec 2019

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has opened a new production line in the UK as the group looks to increase the production of its most sustainable offerings.

The soft drinks category in 2019 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part II - FREE TO ACCESS

11 Dec 2019

As the year draws to a close, just-drinks takes a look back at the stories that have made the headlines across the global drinks industry over the last 12 months. Here, Lucy Britner picks out the highs and lows for the soft drinks category.

Coca-Cola European Partners spends US$26m on UK bag-in-box line

9 Dec 2019

Coca-Cola European Partners has opened a GBP20m (US$26m) bag-in-box production line at one of its facilities in the UK.

The Coca-Cola Co to reduce shrink wrap in Europe with cardboard replacement

20 Nov 2019

The Coca-Cola Co is to replace shrink wrap on can multipacks in Europe with a "minimalist" cardboard holder.

Coca-Cola European Partners to create Coca-Cola Co's first 100%-recycled-PET market

19 Nov 2019

Coca-Cola European Partners is to pass a new sustainability landmark in beverages next year as it makes Sweden the first country where all Coca-Cola Co plastic bottles are made from 100% recycled plastic.

Coca-Cola European Partners takes 25% stake in direct-delivery service

25 Oct 2019

Coca-Cola European Partners' venture capital unit has invested in Kol, an on-demand delivery service that aims to get beverages to consumers' doors in 30 minutes.

Coca-Cola European Partners lines up UK launch for Monster Beverage Corp's Reign

24 Oct 2019

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) is to launch Monster Beverage Corp's gym-focussed US energy drink, Reign, in the UK.

How has Coca-Cola European Partners performed in YTD 2019? - results data

24 Oct 2019

A slower third quarter has pulled on Coca-Cola European Partners' year-to-date sales, as the bumper three months a year ago proved difficult to beat.

Coca-Cola European Partners calls for cross-border alignment in UK deposit return scheme

11 Oct 2019

The UK head of Coca-Cola European Partners has warned that any earlier implementation of a deposit return scheme in Scotland compared to the rest of Great Britain would cause "significant logistical and manufacturing challenges" for the soft drinks industry.

Coca-Cola European Partners ditches multipack shrink wrap in new plastics pledge

20 Sep 2019

Coca-Cola European Partners is to replace plastic shrink wrap with cardboard for its multipacks across Western Europe.

Coca-Cola European Partners test drives delivery robots at UK theme park

22 Aug 2019

Coca-Cola European Partners is using robots to hand out soft drinks at a UK theme park in a trial of autonomous delivery services.

Coke Energy will make Coke brand "edgier" - Coca-Cola European Partners CEO

9 Aug 2019

A new Coca-Cola energy drink will give the 133-year-old brand an "edgier aspect", the head of Coca-Cola European Partners has said.

How did Coca-Cola European Partners perform in the first half of 2019? - results

8 Aug 2019

Coca-Cola European Partners has reaffirmed full-year guidance as it looks to ramp up activity around new innovations during the second half of the year.

Coca-Cola European Partners to launch 100% recycled bottles next year

18 Jun 2019

Coca-Cola European Partners is to package three of its smaller Coca-Cola Co beverage brands in 100% recycled plastic.

Coca-Cola Energy hits UK with music-based marketing drive

3 Jun 2019

Coca-Cola European Partners has kicked off a UK marketing push for the recently-released Coca-Cola Energy variant.

The Coca-Cola Co's Coca-Cola Signature Mixers - Product Launch

7 May 2019

The Coca-Cola Co has launched a range of spirits mixers under the Coca-Cola trademark.

Innovation strategy paying off for Coca-Cola European Partners - Analysis

2 May 2019

From new-to-world products to an explosion in flavour iterations, the Coca-Cola system's innovation pipeline is in full flow.





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