Coca-Cola’s 5by20 initiative is a global commitment to enable the economic empowerment of five million female entrepreneurs by 2020, by providing support through training, financial services and connections.
The theme for this year’s International Women's Day (Wednesday 8 March) is #BeBoldForChange, calling on people to help create a more gender equal world. It’s all about celebrating the achievements of women, whether social, economic, cultural
No. Our manufacturing plants in Israel are in Bnai Brak and Askelon, neither of which is in disputed territory. They are 100% owned by a private company, Central Bottling Company (CBC).
Did you know? Coca‑Cola may be a global brand but all our bottling operations are local. The first people to be hurt by any boycotts are our local employees, followed by the thousands of retailers, distributors, farmers and others throughout our supply chain
Managing water responsibly is the highest priority in our approach to environmental policy and corporate social responsibility in India.
In 2010, we achieved our goal to be a “net positive” user of groundwater and created design potential to return an equivalent amount to what we use. We accomplished this through rainwater harvesting, drip irrigation and other initiatives.
We have about 400 Rain Water Harvesting (RWH) projects in place across
1892. While Coca-Cola was invented and first sold in 1888, the secret formula and brand was bought in 1889 by Asa Griggs Candler, who incorporated The Coca-Cola Company three years later. On 5 September, 1919, a consortium of businessmen led by Ernest Woodruff, Robert W. Woodruff's father, purchased The Coca-Cola Company for $25 million and it went on the New York stock market.
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Dr. John S. Pemberton invented Coca-Cola in 1886. Since then, the formula has been kept under wraps, shared only with a small group.
Did you know? The secret formula of Coca-Cola is written on a piece of paper which is kept in a vault in the United States. You can visit of Coca-Cola the Vault of the Secret Formula at the World of Coca-Cola in Atlanta.
Read the Coca-Cola story from our beginnings in Atlanta
The World of Coca-Cola is a museum in Atlanta, Georgia, showcasing our 130-year history. It contains a host of entertainment areas, a behind-the-scenes look at the bottling process, a thrilling 4-D movie experience, never-before-displayed artefacts and even the vault where the secret formula is kept!
Find out more information on the official website and book your visit.
We have global standards which we follow in every country to ensure our brands are marketed responsibly and never to children under 12. In Mexico and elsewhere, we offer low and no sugar options and a wide variety of pack sizes to help people choose the right drinks for them and their families. As a major food and drink manufacturer, we know there is more we can do to play our part in tackling obesity, so we continue to work to raise awareness
New digs! Our Coca-Cola Ireland HQ moves from its long-time base at Baggot Street to a new location at Ballsbridge Park in Dublin. Come and take a look inside...
We're pleased to say that our office move was completed without a hitch, and our new headquarters in Dublin officially opened for business on 22nd August.
After a "reveal" and tour on the first morning, around 20 employees are now enjoying the new space, which features state-of-the-art
At The Coca-Cola Company, water is the main ingredient in all our drinks. So for every drop we use, we give one back. Take a look at how we have reached our 2020 water replenishment goal five years ahead of schedule.
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Find out more about how we’ve achieved our water replenishment goal five years ahead of schedule.
What began as an aspirational goal nine years ago is now a global industry milestone. From Stockholm, during World Water Week, Coca-Cola announced that it is the first Fortune 500 company to replenish the equivalent amount of water used in its global sales volume and production back to nature and communities.
In 2007, Coca-Cola committed to replenishing every litre of water used in its global sales volume and production by the end of 2020.