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The Coca-Cola Co Performance Trends 2016-20 - results data

31 Mar 2021

In mid-February, The Cola-Cola Co posted a 9% dip in sales from the 12 months of 2020. An improved performance in the final quarter failed to offset the COVID-impacted second and third quarters for the soft drinks giant. Here, just-drinks picks apart Coca-Cola's numbers over the last five years and considers the trends that are set to shape the future for the company, specifically, and the soft drinks category more broadly.

Why trend towards smaller households offers opportunity for new pack sizes in soft drinks - analysis

3 Mar 2021

In Japan, The Coca-Cola Co has introduced two new pack sizes to adapt to evolving demographic trends in the country.

The Coca-Cola Co rolls out 100% rPET bottles in US

9 Feb 2021

The Coca-Cola Co is to launch Coke bottles in the US made from 100% recycled plastic.

The Coca-Cola Co launches COVID-era festive ad campaign - video

25 Nov 2020

The Coca-Cola Co has marked its centenary of Christmas advertising for brand Coke with a COVID-themed global campaign that focusses on the gift of presence over presents.

Coca-Cola Bottlers Japan upbeat on vending machine prospects as Tokyo Olympics loom - video

12 Nov 2020

Coca-Cola Bottlers Japan has hailed the success of its 'Coke On' vending machine concept, with consumer promotions in place for the run-up to next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.

The Coca-Cola Co's job cuts will usher in industry-wide post-COVID reviews - comment

28 Aug 2020

In soft drinks, The Coca-Cola Co leads and others follow. This holds true in so many areas it can only be because the company of Coke, Fanta and Sprite so often gets it right.

First half struggles, but Coca-Cola European Partners prepares for "robust" H2 - results data

10 Aug 2020

Coca-Cola European Partners has made positive noises about the second half of this year, with first-half sales having fallen by 16%.

The Coca-Cola Co hopeful the worst has passed as Q2 sales slide 26% - results data

21 Jul 2020

The Coca-Cola Co has warned that its latest quarter will be the worst of 2020, posting a 26% decline in sales during the three-month Q2 period.

Jimmy's Coffee targets non-alcoholic market with caffeinated cola

18 Jun 2020

UK iced coffee company Jimmy's Coffee has entered the soft drinks category for the first time with a coffee-cola crossover.

The Coca-Cola Co launches #BeApp partnership to stream live music

19 May 2020

The Coca-Cola Co has teamed up with a streaming app to present live performances from musicians including Katy Perry and the cast of Broadway musical Hamilton.

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%.

The Coca-Cola Co Q1 2020 - preview

20 Apr 2020

On Tuesday, The Coca-Cola Co will report its results from the first three months of 2020. The group is going up against sales of US$8.02bn in the corresponding period last year. Here's a look at the news that will likely shape the company's performance in the quarter.

The Coca-Cola Co Performance Trends 2015-2019 - results data

15 Apr 2020

In late-January, The Coca-Cola Co released its full-year results for 2019. The soft drinks giant posted a 6% lift in sales from the year in organic terms, with brand Coke also delivering a 6% rise in retail sales. Here, just-drinks considers Coca-Cola's performance over the last five years.

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.

How did Coca-Cola HBC perform in 2019? - results data

14 Feb 2020

Coca-Cola HBC has posted a slower rate of growth from last year, although a marked improvement in Nigeria looks set to keep the group on-course in 2020.

PepsiCo scores high - and low - in Super Bowl ad ranking - research

10 Feb 2020

PepsiCo has come both top and bottom of a list of Super Bowl ad makers that scores engagement with consumers.

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.

The Coca-Cola Co full-year 2019 - preview

29 Jan 2020

On Thursday, The Coca-Cola Co will announce its results for the fourth quarter and the full year of 2019. The company will be hoping to maintain its 6% sales growth rate, reported for the first nine months of the year in October. Here's a look at the stories that will likely shape Coca-Cola's performance in Q4.

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.

Grenade steps into UK energy drinks market with Grenade Energy

29 Nov 2019

Protein products maker Grenade has expanded into the increasingly-competitive UK energy drinks category with the launch of Grenade Energy.

Coca-Cola HBC targets sparkling brands for next recycled PET push - CEO

13 Nov 2019

Coca-Cola HBC is to drive the amount of recycled PET in its carbonated brands beyond the 50% mark next year, its CEO has told just-drinks.

Coca-Cola HBC eyes full-year growth after Q3 rise - results data

13 Nov 2019

Coca-Cola HBC has remained on track for full-year growth targets after a Q3 that continued its solid performance for the year so far.

How has Monster Beverage Corp performed in YTD 2019? - results data - just-drinks comments

11 Nov 2019

Advance stocking in the US ahead of a price increase has helped boost sales for Monster Beverage Corp in the third quarter.

Are full-sugar soft drinks the new niche? - Comment

5 Nov 2019

Has the sugar tax changed the playing field so much that full-sugar is now considered a niche selling point for soft drinks? Lucy Britner takes a closer look.

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.

The Coca-Cola Co unveils omega 3 beverage in 2020 innovation showcase

7 Oct 2019

The Coca-Cola Co has lined up more innovations for next year, including new Coke flavours and a "superfusion" beverage that contains a fatty acid usually found in fish oil.

The Coca-Cola Co's delicate sports sponsorship balancing act - Sustainability Spotlight

19 Sep 2019

In this month's focus on the sustainability arena, Ben Cooper considers how The Coca-Cola Co's sugar reduction efforts are being perceived by campaigners.

The Coca-Cola Co to sponsor UEFA Euro 2020

6 Sep 2019

The Coca-Cola Co will be the official non-alcoholic beverage sponsor for next year's UEFA Euro, the football tournament for European national sides.

The Coca-Cola Co reaps rewards of Quincey's innovation bet - Analysis

25 Jul 2019

The Coca-Cola Co's James Quincey has been talking about innovation since he took over as CEO from Muhtar Kent in 2017.





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