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"Coke Zero's the hero" for Coca-Cola European Partners in 2016 - Analysis 

23 Mar 2017

Analysts have trumpeted Coca-Cola Zero Sugar as well as Coca-Cola European Partners' non-CSD offerings as the group's key growth drivers in 2016.

Monster Beverage Corp adds Monster Energy Ultra Citron to European roster

31 Jan 2017

Monster Beverage Corp is continuing to up its global footprint with the launch of Monster Energy Ultra Citron in Europe.

Coca-Cola European Partners injects extra US$5.4m into Coca-Cola Zero Sugar push

16 Jan 2017

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has launched a GBP4.5m (US$5.4m) advertising campaign for Coca-Cola Zero Sugar in the UK.

Coca-Cola European Partners' CEO Gammell joins board

10 Jan 2017

The new head of Coca-Cola European Partners has assumed his position on the company’s board of directors.

Coca-Cola European Partners raises FY sales outlook

16 Dec 2016

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has upgraded its full-year outlook as the company nears completion of its first calendar year.

Coca-Cola European Partners to take "modest" volumes hit from Spanish sugar tax - analyst

5 Dec 2016

A just-announced Spanish sugar tax on soft drinks could dent CCEP's overall volumes by 1.5%, an analyst has predicted.

Coca-Cola European Partners readies UK-wide launch for Honest Tea

5 Dec 2016

The Coca-Cola Co brand Honest Tea is to roll out nation-wide in the UK after completing a soft launch this year.

Has your company made the water stewardship A-list? - Sustainability Spotlight

30 Nov 2016

The latest report from the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), assessing companies' efforts on water, reveals a strong representation from drinks companies among those companies the project considers to be leaders in water stewardship. Ben Cooper reports.

Coca-Cola European Partners to spend US$3m on Scottish operations

24 Nov 2016

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has announced a GBP2.3m (US$2.9m) investment at its East Kilbride site in Scotland. 

The Coca-Cola Co relegates Coke Life to "niche" status in W Europe - just-drinks EXCLUSIVE

30 Sep 2016

The Coca-Cola Co is to change tack on its Coke Life distribution in Western Europe, downgrading the newest Coca-Cola trademark innovation to one that targets only to a "niche" group.

Experienced hands hold firm at Coca-Cola European Partners - Analysis

23 Sep 2016

It was a bruising first results announcement for management at the newly-formed Coca-Cola European Partners.

How soft drinks can exploit alcohol's loss - Comment

15 Sep 2016

This month, Ray Rowlands explores the world of adult soft drinks and highlights the growing threat they pose to the alcoholic drinks industry.

Rudolph Wild's Capri-Sun Fruity Water - Product Launch

13 Jul 2016

Rudolph Wild has launched a new no-added-sugar Capri-Sun range, Capri-Sun Fruity Water in the UK in partnership with Coca-Cola European Partners.

The drinks industry's post-Brexit winners and losers - Analysis

27 Jun 2016

The markets have had the weekend to digest the possible implications of the UK's decision to leave the EU. Here is a summation of what the analysts are saying about UK-listed beverage companies, and those that have an interest in the UK consumer.

Coca-Cola Enterprises shareholders clear European Partners deal

24 May 2016

Shareholders at Coca-Cola Enterprises have approved the pending transaction to create Coca-Cola European Partners. 

Coca-Cola Co most exposed to trend away from sugar - analyst

17 May 2016

The Coca-Cola Co is worst-placed among soft drinks companies to deal with consumers' and regulators' concerns about sugared drinks globally, an analyst has warned.

Coca-Cola Enterprises lines up Monster energy boost as European merger looms

29 Apr 2016

Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) is planning to roll out new Monster energy drinks in Europe, ahead of its expected bottler merger in the region.

Coca-Cola Enterprises bemoans "soft" Q1 as profits tumble

28 Apr 2016

Coca-Cola Enterprises has seen its bottom line struggle in the first quarter, with sales and volumes posting single-digit declines.

Coca-Cola Enterprises Q1 2016 results - Preview

27 Apr 2016

On Thursday, Coca-Cola Enterprises will report its results for the first three months of 2016. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the soft drinks company's performance in the period: 

Coca-Cola European Partners on course for June completion

12 Apr 2016

The creation of the Coca-Cola European Partners joint venture has moved a step closer, with registration of the entity gaining clearance in the US.

Coca-Cola Enterprises kicks off Schweppes rebrand in UK

12 Apr 2016

Coca-Cola Enterprises has launched new packaging for Schweppes in the UK as looks to premiumise the mixer brand with new investment.

Coca-Cola Enterprises redesigns Relentless energy drink pack

5 Apr 2016

Coca-Cola Enterprises has unveiled a new pack design for its UK energy drinks brand Relentless, alongside a flavour extension.

"Cooler heads will prevail" on UK sugar tax - Coca-Cola Enterprises CEO

23 Mar 2016

The head of Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) has said the UK sugar tax on soft drinks is unlikely to proceed in its current form.

Who will be hit hardest by UK sugar tax? - Analysis

21 Mar 2016

A spoonful of sugar was long thought to help the medicine go down. These days, the medicine is more of a tough pill to swallow - especially for soft drinks producers.

This week in soft drinks and bottled water, featuring the threat of non-alcoholic beer, the energy drinks opportunity in Europe and PepsiCo's Gatorade successes

19 Feb 2016

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories in the global soft drinks & bottled water categories. We also have similar round-ups for beer & cider and spirits & wine.

All eyes on Coca-Cola Enterprises' European bottlers merger for 2016 - Analysis

15 Feb 2016

Coca-Cola Enterprises' (CCE) European merger will leave the unit less exposed to potential sugar tax and improve sales prospects, analysts have said.

Coca-Cola Enterprises FY & Q4 results by category - Focus

11 Feb 2016

Earlier today, Coca-Cola Enterprises reported a double-digit drop in sales and profits for the full year as weak consumer trends continued. 

Coca-Cola Enterprises sees FY sales, profits fall amid consumer weakness

11 Feb 2016

Coca-Cola Enterprises has posted a drop in full-year sales and profits as it continues to be impacted by a weaker consumer sector.

Arca Continental pays US$60m to up Corporacion Lindley stake

7 Jan 2016

Mexico's Arca Continental has increased its stake in Corporacion Lindley, four months after taking majority control of the sole Coca-Cola bottler in Peru.

The soft drinks category in 2015 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part IV

17 Dec 2015

With 2015 drawing to a close, just-drinks looks back at the stories that have made the headlines across the global drinks industry. Here, Andy Morton picks out the highs and lows for the soft drinks category.






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