The Coca-Cola Company

Ripcord Selected to Digitize Document Lifecycle for Coca-Cola Bottling Sales & Service on the Back of Significant International Expansion with Japanese Mega Bank

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 3:08pm

Coca-Cola Bottling Sales and Service (CCBSS), which supports the fulfillment for The Coca-Cola Company customers, has selected Ripcord to digitize the document lifecycle for 72 bottlers across the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

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  • Coca-Cola Bottling Sales and Service (CCBSS), which supports the fulfillment for The Coca-Cola Company customers, has selected Ripcord to digitize the document lifecycle for 72 bottlers across the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
  • The innovation Ripcord brings to the digitization space is extremely refreshing and years ahead of the competition, said Sean Lee, senior procurement manager of CCBSS.
  • MUFG Bank has hundreds of millions of sheets of paper kept in a central location that isnt readily accessible to branch locations.
  • Ripcord is excited to further our global expansion into Japan while working with Japans largest and most respected bank, MUFG Bank, said Alex Fielding, CEO of Ripcord.

The ASR Alert System Is Revolutionizing Safety for Coca-Cola and its Employees

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 3:30pm

Coca-Cola Bottling Plants in both Kokomo and Plymouth, Indiana have become the first plants to install the ASR Threat Alert System (TAS) to enhance the safety and security of its employees.

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  • Coca-Cola Bottling Plants in both Kokomo and Plymouth, Indiana have become the first plants to install the ASR Threat Alert System (TAS) to enhance the safety and security of its employees.
  • Coca-Cola Bottling Plant Manager, Mike Fox says,"Here at Coca-Cola of Kokomo, we feel it's important to be proactive when it comes to safety.
  • The ASR Threat Alert System is a game-changer, by allowing us to do both."
  • Collectively, the system has more than 90,000 employees in the United States, including those in both Kokomo and Plymouth, Indiana.

Odyssey Media's Annual IN THE BLACK Tour is BACK!

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 1:37pm

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Nov. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Odyssey Media will launch its Fifth Annual IN THE BLACK tour on November 7, 2019 in Fort Pierce, Florida at the Treasure Coast Lexus.

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  • WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Nov. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Odyssey Media will launch its Fifth Annual IN THE BLACK tour on November 7, 2019 in Fort Pierce, Florida at the Treasure Coast Lexus.
  • The four-city tour presented by The Coca-Cola Company's 5by20 initiative, seeks to empower and inspire multicultural-women entrepreneurs nationwide.
  • More than 8,000 women have participated in previous IN THE BLACK programs in over 30 cities worldwide.
  • During the tour, entrepreneur hopefuls will take the stage to share their business ideas and take away up to $3,000 in capital.

American Beverage Association Announces Election Of Members To Board Of Directors

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 4:00pm

WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Beverage Association (ABA) today announced the election of members to its Board of Directors.

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  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Beverage Association (ABA) today announced the election of members to its Board of Directors.
  • The member elected for a first term is William H. O'Brien, chief executive officer, Reyes Coca-Cola Bottling, LLC.
  • "It is my honor to welcome both our new Board member and those elected to serve an additional term," said Katherine Lugar, president and CEO of the American Beverage Association.
  • Members of ABA's Board of Directors serve a four-year term and participate in semi-annual meetings that help shape association programs, policies and initiatives.

SixAxis Secures Utility & Design Patents on Ingenious ErectaStep Products

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 11:20am

(Graphic: Business Wire)

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  • (Graphic: Business Wire)
    We want customers to understand the huge difference between ErectaStep metal stairs and anything else on the market, explains co-founder and CEO of SixAxis and ErectaStep Rob Honeycutt.
  • SixAxis has been providing access and safety systems to the truck, rail, ship, aviation, and aerospace industries using state-of-the-art technology since 2003.
  • Their award-winning products and patents have helped support the efforts of industry-leading Fortune 500 companies such as Boeing, Dow, and Coca-Cola.
  • For more information about ErectaStep products please visit https://www.erectastep.com .

Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc. To Release Third Quarter 2019 Results

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 9:10pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc. (NASDAQ: COKE) will issue a news release after the market closes on November 5, 2019 to announce its financial results for the third quarter ended September 29, 2019 and the first nine months of fiscal 2019.

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  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc. (NASDAQ: COKE) will issue a news release after the market closes on November 5, 2019 to announce its financial results for the third quarter ended September 29, 2019 and the first nine months of fiscal 2019.
  • Coke Consolidated is the largest Coca-Cola bottler in the United States.
  • Our Purpose is to honor God, serve others, pursue excellence and grow profitably.
  • For 117 years, we have been deeply committed to the consumers, customers, and communities we serve and passionate about the broad portfolio of beverages and services we offer.

NEW AGE EXPANDS PARTNERSHIP WITH NESTLE S.A. TO RELAUNCH NESTEA POWDERED TEA IN THE UNITED STATES

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 11:30am

As a result, New Age is launching NESTEA Powders immediatelyin its e-commerce system, targeting its current database of more than 1,000,000 consumers, and with major retailers through the United States.

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  • As a result, New Age is launching NESTEA Powders immediatelyin its e-commerce system, targeting its current database of more than 1,000,000 consumers, and with major retailers through the United States.
  • NESTEA Powdered Tea has historically generated sales at retail of more than $30 million.
  • The Coca-Cola Company used toown the NESTEA license for ready-to-drink beverages, the same license New Age now has within the U.S.
  • According to Nielsen, the powdered tea segment in the United States is valued at $259 million for the latest 52-week period.

Coca-Cola Board of Directors Elects Company Officer and Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 3:23pm

The Board of Directors of The Coca-Cola Company today announced the election of one new officer, along with declaring the companys regular quarterly dividend.

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  • The Board of Directors of The Coca-Cola Company today announced the election of one new officer, along with declaring the companys regular quarterly dividend.
  • Gilles Leclerc, who became president of The McDonald's Division of The Coca-Cola Company on Jan. 7, has been elected by the board as a vice president.
  • The board also declared a regular quarterly dividend of 40 cents per common share.
  • Earlier this year, the board approved the companys 57th consecutive annual dividend increase, raising the quarterly dividend from 39 cents to 40 cents per common share.

Swire Coca-Cola, USA, Selects Domo to Quickly Drive More Value from Business Data Across the Organization

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 2:00pm

SILICON SLOPES, Utah, Oct. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Domo (Nasdaq: DOMO) announced today that Swire Coca-Cola, USA, a $2B revenue business with more than 7,000 associates, has chosen Domo to drive more value from its business data and help its managers serve their selling region, associates and business relationships more effectively.

Key Points: 
  • SILICON SLOPES, Utah, Oct. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Domo (Nasdaq: DOMO) announced today that Swire Coca-Cola, USA, a $2B revenue business with more than 7,000 associates, has chosen Domo to drive more value from its business data and help its managers serve their selling region, associates and business relationships more effectively.
  • Swire Coca-Cola, USA, engaged in a short proof-of-concept with Domo to see if Domos technology could meet the expectations of its executive team.
  • We were blown away at how fast and easy it was for Domo to deliver value, said Pelo.
  • To learn more about how Domo is helping organizations like Swire Coca-Cola, USA transform their business with data, visit Domos customerpage .

An Encounter of Two Icons: Tic Tac® Meets Coca-Cola®

Monday, October 14, 2019 - 7:00am

Thanks to this collaboration Tic Tac brings Coca-Cola into the Sweet Package Food market, creating the first mint with the refreshment of Coca-Cola.

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  • Thanks to this collaboration Tic Tac brings Coca-Cola into the Sweet Package Food market, creating the first mint with the refreshment of Coca-Cola.
  • With Tic Tac Coca-Cola, consumers will enjoy an incomparable taste experience which combines the refreshment of Coca-Cola with the iconicity of Tic Tac.
  • The formats will be available worldwide in the iconic Tic Tac boxes, perfect on the go or for sharing with friends.
  • Tic Tac in the original mint and orange flavors literally conquered the world, establishing a market presence on five continents.