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It has been a difficult few years for Coca-Cola HBC, but analysts suggest that the soft drinks maker got back on track in 2015, despite conc...


Olly Wehring | 14 Feb 2018

In mid-February, Coca-Cola HBC released its results for the 12 months of 2017. The group saw its full-year sales rise by 6% year-on-year on a 2% lift in group volumes. Here, just-drinks breaks down Coca-Cola HBC's figures for 2017 by region.


Olly Wehring | 9 Nov 2017

In November, Coca-Cola HBC released an update on its performance during the first nine months of 2017, with sales rising by almost 6% year-on-year. Here, just-drinks breaks down Coca-Cola HBC's figures for the period - to the end of September - by region.


Olly Wehring | 10 Aug 2017

In August, Coca-Cola HBC announced its results for the first half of 2017. Sales in the period rose by 5.6% on the same period a year earlier, with volumes up by almost 1.5%. Here, just-drinks breaks down Coca-Cola HBC's figures for the period by region.


Lucy Britner | 11 May 2017

Earlier today, Coca-Cola HBC released a trading update for the first quarter of 2017. The company saw its emerging markets drive a near-5% rise in group sales in the three months to the end of March. Here, just-drinks breaks down CCHBC's figures for the period on a regional basis.

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Olly Wehring | 11 May 2018

A mid-single-digit sales lift in the first quarter has set the scene for what Coca-Cola HBC expects to be a healthy 2018.


Andy Morton | 14 Feb 2018

The CEO for Coca-Cola HBC has said his company adjusted the launch of Monster energy drink in Nigeria to account for local religion and culture.


Andy Morton | 14 Feb 2018

Headwinds in Nigeria and Russia softened solid growth for Coca-Cola HBC last year, but turnarounds in both markets are expected to spur 2018.


Lucy Britner | 29 Jan 2018

Coca-Cola HBC's Hungarian unit has announced plans to build its largest facility in the Central-Eastern Europe region.


Andy Morton | 7 Dec 2017

Coca-Cola HBC has appointed a 21-year veteran of the company, Zoran Bogdanovic, as its new CEO.


Andy Morton | 30 Nov 2017

Coca-Cola HBC has confirmed to just-drinks it is in discussions with Bosnia-Herzegovinan spirits producer MB Impex to buy some of its brands.


Olly Wehring | 9 Nov 2017

Coca-Cola HBC has continued its strong performance in 2017, with sales by value and volume both registering single-digit growth in the third quarter.


Lucy Britner | 3 Oct 2017

The CEO of Coca-Cola HBC, Dimitris Lois, has passed away after a brief illness.


Lucy Britner | 18 Sep 2017

The head of Coca-Cola HBC will take a temporary leave of absence from the company, as he undergoes medical treatment. 


Olly Wehring | 10 Aug 2017

Coca-Cola HBC has made continued good progress in 2017, with first-half sales improving across all of its reporting regions.


Andy Morton | 5 Jul 2017

Coca-Cola HBC has opened a new EUR7m (US$8m) high-speed can line in Romania.


Olly Wehring | 16 May 2017

Coca-Cola HBC has announced details of a directorial change at board level, with Antonio D'Amato set to be replaced by Charlotte Boyle.


Lucy Britner | 11 May 2017

Coca-Cola HBC has posted a return to growth in first-quarter sales as emerging markets continue to drive performance. 


Olly Wehring | 16 Feb 2017

Coca-Cola HBC has reported a lift in organic sales for 2016, although the group's continuing battle with ForEx contributed to a 2% decline in the top-line, in reported terms.


Lucy Britner | 28 Nov 2016

Coca-Cola HBC's Polish unit has appointed Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits' (MBWS) Polish subsidiary to handle its products in the country. 


Andy Morton | 3 Nov 2016

Net sales declines slowed for Coca-Cola HBC in the third-quarter as emerging markets helped prop up a weak nine months.


Andy Morton | 19 Oct 2016

The Coca-Cola Co has revealed a timetable for the acquisition and disposal of Anheuser-Busch InBev's newly-acquired stake in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa, telling just-drinks it aims to have a new partner in place by 2018.


Andy Morton | 16 Sep 2016

Coca-Cola HBC has agreed to sell a 50% stake in Lithuanian bottled water company Neptuno Vandenys to The Coca-Cola Co for EUR10m (US$11m).


Andy Morton | 11 Aug 2016

Cost savings have propelled first-half profits for Coca-Cola HBC as the company confirmed its return to form.


Andy Morton | 20 May 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.


Lucy Britner | 16 May 2016

Coca-Cola HBC has said it will launch the Monster energy brand in Nigeria during the second half of the year. 


Andy Morton | 16 May 2016

Coca-Cola HBC (CCHBC) has posted a drop in first-quarter sales as a strong Euro hit the top line.


Lucy Britner | 1 Apr 2016

Challenging macroeconomic conditions have changed the way consumers shop, according to research from Coca-Cola HBC. 


Andy Morton | 19 Feb 2016

The head of Coca-Cola HBC has said a test launch in Russia for Coca-Cola's new one-brand strategy helped trademark Coke drive against market declines.

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Soft Drinks in Romania

Soft Drinks in Romania

Romania experienced the highest economic growth in the EU in the second quarter of 2017, as reported through Eurostat. The National Institute of Statistics announced that the GDP grew by 5.8% in gross...

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RTD Tea in Romania

RTD Tea in Romania

The 2017 summer season was especially hot with temperatures over 40°Celsius which, although unpleasant for Romanians, turned out to be propitious for bottled water and RTD tea. As stated by Coca-Cola...

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Carbonates in Romania

Carbonates in Romania

Carbonates are well-known for both their high sugar and artificial sweeteners content, which seems to have become a concern for companies that produce carbonated soft drinks, especially cola carbonate...

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