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How did Coca-Cola HBC perform in 2018? - results data

18 Feb 2019

Coca-Cola HBC has maintained its mid-single-digit sales performances of late, delivering a second consecutive year of 6% growth.

Coca-Cola European Partners basks in 'total beverage' future – Analysis

14 Sep 2018

The non-alcoholic ready-to-drink market (NARTD) is a "great place to be", according to Coca-Cola European Partners.

The Coca-Cola Co Performance Trends 2013-2017 - results data

15 May 2018

In mid-February, The Coca-Cola Co released its full-year results for 2017. The soft drinks group posted a 3% lift in sales from the year in organic terms, although sales on a reported basis were down by 15%. Here, just-drinks considers Coca-Cola's performance over the last five years.

Coca-Cola European Partners ups French focus with logistics spend

6 Apr 2018

Coca-Cola European Partners has announced plans to invest almost EUR7m (US$8.6m) in a new logistics platform in the south of France.

Coke, Monster to be only brands left in UK sugar tax firing line - Coca-Cola European Partners

11 Aug 2017

Coca-Cola European Partners has said just two of its brands - Monster and Coke Classic - will remain within reach of the upcoming UK sugar tax, once the group has completed its reformulation efforts.

Nigerian court wrong to rule Sprite, Fanta unsafe - The Coca-Cola Co

29 Mar 2017

The Coca-Cola Co has defended Fanta and Sprite after a judge in Nigeria ruled the brands were potentially poisonous.

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.

The Coca-Cola Co's Q4 performance by region - Focus

9 Feb 2016

Earlier today, The Coca-Cola Co reported full-year and Q4 results, with sales in the last three months of 2015 falling by 8%. Here, just-drinks takes a look at how each region has performed for the soft drinks giant in the three months to the end of December.

Coca-Cola Co's Q3 & YTD performance by region - Focus

22 Oct 2015

Yesterday, The Coca-Cola Co reported a 5% slip in sales in its third quarter. Here, just-drinks takes a look at how each region has performed for the soft drinks giant in the three months and nine months to 2 October.

How can the Coca-Cola system make hay in Indonesia? - Comment

8 Sep 2015

This month, Ray Rowlands of Drinksinfo Ltd puts the spotlight on Indonesia and examines The Coa-Cola Co’s commitment, and that of its regional bottler CCA, to investing in this potentially bountiful Asian market.

just the Facts - Most Chosen FMCG Brands Globally - Kantar

27 May 2015

Coca-Cola and Coors are the most popular soft and alcoholic drinks, according to Kantar Worldpanel's Brand Footprint report – an annual study of the most chosen FMCG brands globally.

Coca-Cola Co apologises over German Fanta ad - video

5 Mar 2015

The Coca-Cola Co has been forced to apologise over an advert for its Fanta brand in Germany and has denied the brand has any links to Hitler or the Nazi Party.

Comment - Soft Drinks & Water - European Soft Drink Innovation on the Up

13 Jan 2015

Richard Corbett takes his annual look back at the winners and losers in soft drink NPD last year.

just a While Ago - On 15 December in...

15 Dec 2014

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...

Focus - Coca-Cola Co's H1 & Q2 Performance by Region

22 Jul 2014

Earlier today (22 July), The Coca-Cola Co reported a drop in first-half profits and sales. Here, just-drinks takes a look at how each region has performed for the soft drinks giant:

CHINA: Coca-Cola Co breaks ground on US$100m Harbin plant

3 Jul 2014

The Coca-Cola Co has started construction on a US$100m plant in China's north-east.

Beverages Packaging - Part IV - Emerging Market Middle Classes Demand Better Drinks Packaging

18 Sep 2013

The Drinktec exhibition is taking place across all of this week in Munich. To coincide with the event, just-drinks' management briefing this month takes a look at the drinks packaging category. In this, the final part of our four-part briefing, we turn our attention to the emerging markets of the world.

Round-Up - NPD: Will Summer Diet Soft Drink Swoon Jump Start CSD Innovation?

27 Aug 2013

Struggling sales for diet soft drinks should see a new wave of innovation break over the category. Tom Vierhile reports.

Comment - Soft Drinks & Water - AG Barr Jilted at Britvic's Altar, But What Now?

23 Jul 2013

Although AG Barr was on its way to the church earlier this month, Britvic was still having second thoughts. The end of the affair leads Richard Corbett to ponder what went wrong for the two and what happens next.

Comment – Soft Drinks & Water - Where Next for Pepsi Next?

9 Apr 2013

Just over six months ago, PepsiCo garnered quite a few headlines when it launched Pepsi Next in Australia. What caught the industry's eye was that this marked the first time that the company had used stevia in the reduced-sugar brand. Ray Rowlands of Drinksinfo Ltd takes a closer look at the variant and asks: What's next?

Comment - Soft Drinks & Water - Cola and orange still dominate the flavour mix

19 Jul 2012

Ray Rowlands of Drinksinfo says progress is surprisingly slow in the soft drinks market's flavour mix, as cola and orange continue to dominate

INDONESIA: Coca-Cola Amatil plans Indonesia investment - report

21 Feb 2012

Coca-Cola Amatil is looking to spend around AUD300m ($321.69m) in Indonesia over the next two years, according to reports.

September 2010 Management Briefing - Innovation in the Drinks Industry – Part IV

7 Sep 2010

The global carbonated soft drinks market is not the most obvious sector to go seeking innovation in. But as a new report published by just-drinks argues, flavour innovation is expected to be a major driver within the global carbonated beverages market, as consumers demand greater variety in their drinks.

TURKEY: Coca-Cola Icecek books Q2 volume increase

15 Jul 2010

Coca-Cola Icecek (CCI) has recorded a lift in volumes for the second quarter of 2010.

US: The Coca-Cola Co seeks new Fanta brand rep

14 Jun 2010

The Coca-Cola Co has begun a nationwide search for a brand ambassador for Pineapple Fanta in the US.

Review of the Year 2009 - Soft Drinks & Water

17 Dec 2009

It would appear that, beyond the shadow of one major transaction, the soft drinks and water categories had a year of innovation and controversy. A colourful 12 months for the sector, then, as Ben Cooper reports.

FRANCE: Coca-Cola Co to make Fanta Still with stevia

14 Dec 2009

Coca-Cola France is to launch a version of its Fanta Still drink early next year made with the natural sweetener, stevia.

US: Coca-Cola Co to launch 90-calorie ‘mini’ can

15 Oct 2009

The Coca-Cola Co is to roll out a 90-calorie mini can for its flagship Coca-Cola soft drink in the US in a bid to offer healthier beverage choices.

Focus - The rising demand for 'natural' soft drinks

28 Jul 2009

This year, the words 'all-natural' have been appearing on more and more soft drinks labels, a reflection not only of the growing well-being trend, but also a sign that drinks producers are responding to consumers continuing to seek out wholesome, natural goodness, despite the difficult economic times we are living in. Annette Farr looks at the rising tide of natural products offered by the soft drinks industry.

UK: Coca-Cola rolls-out ‘Fan Cam’ campaign

26 May 2009

Coca-Cola has launched a campaign as part of its sponsorship of the UK Football League.

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