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  • Coke Side of Life Nokia Phone in Taiwan

    Coca-Cola Taiwan is running a Coke Side of Life promotion from 2006-08-04 to 2006-08-25. To become eligible for one of two limited edition Nokia 2160 Coke Side of Life mobile phones, one of 20 limited edition collector bottles, or one of 50 limited editio...
  • Bottling Plant Opens in Historic Hattiesburg

    Bottling Plant, a new restaurant featuring live music and barbecue, has opened in Historic Hattiesburg. The restaurant is housed in a renovated 1915-era building which was a Coca-Cola bottling plant until the 1960s. Although the business has opened this w...
  • Coca-Cola Canada Celebrates 100

    At a special celebration for employees and community leaders at its head office, Coca-Cola Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Coca-Cola Enterprises, today commemorated the 100th anniversary of the first production plant operating in Canada. In 1906, the fi...
  • Coca-Cola Africa HQ Moves to South Africa

    The Coca-Cola Company announces today it is relocating its Africa Group headquarters office from Windsor, United Kingdom, to Johannesburg, South Africa, beginning January 2007 and the move is expected to be completed in June 2007. The relocation of the Co...
  • Grand Theft Coke

    A rising hit on youtube.com, Coca-Cola's animated commercial dubbed Grand Theft Coke produced by Nexus Productions is getting rave reviews. This 60-second commercial depicts a Grand Theft Auto-like action video game where the main character buys a bottle ...
  • Septemberfest 2006

    The Mid-South Chapter of the Coca-Cola Collectors Club is hosting their annual Septemberfest at the Country Hearth Inn in Elizbethtown, Kentucky, September 13-16, 2006. Activities include Schmidt Museum Septemberfest Grand Opening, hospitality room, silen...
  • Coca-Cola Amatil to Sell Beer in Australia

    Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd (CCA) has formed a joint venture with SABMiller Plc to sell and distribute imported beers such as Peroni Nastro Azzurro in Australia. SABMiller is the world's second largest brewer. SABMiller also bottles and distributes Coca-Cola pro...
  • Coca-Cola to Launch Green Tea in Malaysia

    Coca-Cola Malaysia is launching a new ready-to-drink (RTD) green tea product named ShiZen. According to AC Nielsen, sales of green tea products in Malaysia has grown 210 percent to MYR 14.9 million (USD 4.5 million). Malaysians consume approximately 6 mil...
  • Coca-Cola Buys Palm Springs Water

    Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has agreed to buy the assets of Melbourne, Australia-based water supplier Palm Springs for AUD 7.4 million (approx. USD 5.67 million). This is the third water acquisition made by Coca-Cola Amatil after Neverfail and Peats Ridge. CCA...
  • Coca-Cola to Launch Gold Peak

    Coca-Cola North America (CCNA) will begin distributing this week Gold Peak, an iced tea brand in sweetened, unsweetened, lemon, diet and green tea flavors. Gold Peak will be sold in the US in 16.9-ounce, carafe-like glass bottles. Coca-Cola will launch it...
  • San Miguel Mulls Sale of Coca-Cola Philippines

    Coca-Cola Bottlers Philippines, Inc. (CCBPI) majority shareholder San Miguel Corp. is under negotiation with the Atlanta-based Coca-Cola Company to sell part of its interest in CCBPI. In a disclosure filed with the Philippine Stock Exchange, Coca-Cola may...
  • Trio Steals Coca-Cola Secrets

    Joya Williams, an administrative assistant to a Coca-Cola Company executive, along with two accomplices Ibrahim Dimson and Edmund Duhaney, have been charged with wire fraud and unlawfully stealing and selling Coca-Cola Company trade secrets to rival Pepsi...
  • Coca-Cola Vending Machine Takes Plastic

    MasterCard and a Philadelphia Coca-Cola bottler will begin to equip 1,000 vending machines this week with the means to accept credit and debit cards. These new machines will also accept MasterCard's PayPass, a "contactless" card that consumers place in fr...
  • Lenovo 2008 Olympics Coca-Cola Laptop

    Lenovo is releasing a limited edition of 2008 commemorative notebook computers with Coca-Cola logo for the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympic Games. The Coca-Cola Red Lenovo Tianyi F20 features an 1.6GHz Intel M778 CPU, 512MB memory, 80GB disk and a 12.1" screen...
  • Pepsi Steals NHL from Coke

    PepsiCo Inc. and the National Hockey League (NHL) and the NHL's players' union announced today a multi-year partnership that begins July 1, 2006. PepsiCo will have exclusive rights in the beverage, sports beverage, bottled water and snack categories , as ...
  • My Coke Rewards Summer

    "My Coke Rewards Summer Win 50,000 Rewards Points Promotion" begins today June 15 and ends September 7, 2006. Purchase a specially marked 12 Pack, 12 oz. cans (Fridge Pack), 20 oz or 2 liter participating Coca-Cola product and retain the code from under t...
  • The Wisynco Group is the New Franchisee in Jamaica

    Coca-Cola (Jamaica) Limited announced yesterday that the Wisynco Group Limited has been appointed franchise holder for Coca-Cola products in Jamaica, effective Monday, May 29, 2006. The previous franchise holder of Coca-Cola products, Facey Commodity Limi...
  • Coca-Cola Collectors Club National Convention

    The 32nd annual national convention of the Coca-Cola Collectors Club will be held June 27- July 1, 2006 at the Hilton Pittsburgh. Events include chapter president's meeting, selling rooms, display rooms, trading center, swap meets, auctions, child's scave...
  • Sprite SubLYMONal Campaign

    The Coca-Cola Company is launching a new advertising campaign for Sprite this summer in the U.S. The new campaign SubLYMONal will feature new television commercials, updated package designs, and a new website http://www.sublymonal.com designed by AKQA of...
  • Schmidt Museum Opens at New Location

    The world's largest private collection of Coca-Cola memorabilia has a new home in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. The Schmidt Museum has closed its earlier location at the Elizabethtown Tourism and Convention Bureau at 1030 North Mulberry. The new location with...