Coca-Cola reports higher profits, lifting shares
Coca-Cola reported higher third-quarter profits Friday, citing solid sales of soda and innovative products like smaller drink cans that offset the hit from a strong dollar.
Coca-Cola Nigeria appoints Getachew as managing director
Coca-Cola Nigeria Limited (CCNL) has appointed Yebeltal Getachew as the company’s new Managing Director. Getachew is an international business professional with multi-industry and rich experience in top management positions across Africa.
Advertising industry loses without APCON, says Prima Garnet CEO
The marketing communications industry is now in a season of convergence. Functions of other sectors of the economy are mixing up with its, increasingly blurring, if not blotting out the borderlines completely. It also means that only a professional with incredible ability to multitask and still recognise unique similarities and differences of the converging industries could hold and sustain the fortunes of the sector.
Police arraign salesgirl for allegedly stealing N2m from Coca-cola depot
The police on Tuesday arraigned a 30-year-old salesgirl, Temitope Akinola, in a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing N2 million from Coca-cola depot.
Coca-Cola donates hospital equipment to FMC Ebute-Metta
As part of its Safe Birth Initiative (SBI) and to transform the maternal and neo natal healthcare across the country, Coca-Cola Nigeria Ltd in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Health, the Office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Sustainable Development Goals (OSSAP-SDGs) and Medshare International Inc. has delivered maternal and neo-natal…
Why unbranded vegetable oils are harmful— Chukwu
Although more branded vegetable oils are daily making their way into the market, unbranded types appear to be the favourite among Nigerians, especially those in the lower rung of the economy, maybe because they are cheaper. Mrs. Edna Chukwu, a dietician and nutritionist at the National Orthopaedic Hospital, Enugu shed some light on unbranded vegetable…
NAFDAC commend NBC, Coca-Cola on compliance
National Agency for Foods and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has commended Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) Limited and Coca-Cola Nigeria for adhering to the standards and regulations for food safety and quality. Director General, NAFDAC, Professor Moji Adeyeye and her team recently gave the commendation while on tour of NBC Ikeja Plant. He expressed satisfaction…
Coca-Cola donates medical equipment to National Hospital
The Coca-Cola Company has donated medical equipment, kits and supplies worth over N3.8bn to the National Hospital Abuja under its Safe Birth Initiative (SBI). Speaking at the launch of SBI, yesterday, in Abuja, President of Coca Cola (West Africa), Mr. Peter Njonjo said the target, in the first phase (2018 to 2020), was to implement the programme…
Buckwyld ‘N’ Breathless 2018 Feels The Refreshing Power Of Coca-Cola
The 7th edition of Buckwyld ‘n’ Breathless which held last Saturday at Eko Hotel, Lagos, had a refreshing twist as premium beverage brand Coca-Cola refreshed the capacity audience. From red carpet through the music fiesta, guests could not hey enough of the refreshing power of Coke cocktails provided at the Coke Mix Bar. The evening…
Coca-Cola buys coffee chain Costa for £3.9 bn
Coca-Cola on Friday said it had agreed to buy global coffee chain Costa from its UK owner Whitbread for £3.9 billion ($5.1 billion).
Coca Cola Launches Alcoholic Drink "Lemon Do"
International bottling company, Coca-Cola launched its first ever alcoholic drink on Monday in Japan -- a fizzy, lemon-flavoured concoction laced with spirits that seek to capitalise on the growing popularity of "chuhai" alcopops enjoyed especially by young women. Although the US firm dabbled in the wine business in the 1970s, the experiment in Japan is…