Coca Cola Beverages Pakistan Limited (Company)

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The Coca-Cola Company, which is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, is an American multinational beverage corporation, and manufacturer, retailer, and marketer of nonalcoholic beverage concentrates and syrups.[1] The Coca-Cola Brands Company The company is best known for its flagship product Coca-Cola, invented in 1886 by pharmacist John Stith Pemberton in Columbus, Georgia.[2] Who Invented Coca Cola  The Coca-Cola formula and brand were bought in 1889 by Asa Griggs Candler (December 30, 1851 March 12, 1929), who incorporated The Coca-Cola Company in 1892. The company has operated a franchised distribution system since 1889, wherein The Coca-Cola Company only produces syrup concentrate, which is then sold to various bottlers throughout the world who hold exclusive territories. The Coca-Cola Company owns its anchor bottler in North America, Coca-Cola Refreshments.[3] Company Detail on Wikipedia
  • Details
  • Type:

    Public

  • Name:

    Coca Cola Beverages Pakistan Limited

  • In Urdu:

    کوکا کولا پاکستان لمیٹڈ

  • Nick Name:

    Coca Cola

  • Traded As:

    NYSE: KO DJIA Component S&P 100 Component S&P 500 Component

  • Industry:

    Beverage

  • Founded:

    May 8, 1886; 130 years ago Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.

  • CEO Pakistan:

    Ahsan Rashid

  • Headquarter:

    One Coca-Cola Plaza, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

  • Pakistan Head Office:

    5-E-II, Gulberg III, Lahore

  • Key People:

    Muhtar Kent (Chairman and CEO) James Quincey (President and COO)

  • Product:

    List of The Coca-Cola Company products

  • Products in Pakistan:

    Diet Coke, Zero, Coca Cola, Sprite, Sprite Zero, Fanta Orange, Fanta Citrus, Minute Maid Pulpy, Kinly,

  • Revenue:

    Decrease US$44.294 billion (2015)

  • Operating income:

    Decrease US$8.728 billion (2015)

  • Profit:

    An indicator of profitability, calculated as net income divided by revenue.

  • Viral Marketing:

    Mobile marketing in text messages, e.g

  • Operated a Franchised:

    1889

  • Area Served:

    Worldwide except North Korea

  • Total assets:

    Decrease US$90.093 billion (2015)

  • Total equity:

    Decrease US$25.554 billion (2015)

  • Owner:

    John Pemberton

  • Number of employees:

    123,200 (2016)

  • Subsidiaries:

    List of The Coca-Cola Company subsidiaries

Acquisitions

The company has a long history of acquisitions. Coca-Cola acquired Minute Maid in 1960, the Indian cola brand Thums Up in 1993, and Barq's in 1995. In 2001, it acquired the Odwalla brand of fruit juices, smoothies, and bars for $181 million. In 2007, it acquired Fuze Beverage from founder Lance Collins and Castanea Partners for an estimated $250 million. The company's 2009 bid to buy a Chinese juice maker ended when China rejected its $2.4 billion bid for the Huiyuan Juice Group, on the grounds the resulting company would be a virtual monopoly. Nationalism was also thought to be a reason for aborting the deal. In 1982, Coca-Cola purchased Columbia Pictures for $692 million. It sold the movie studio to Sony, for $3 billion, in 1989. In 2013, Coca-Cola finalized its purchase of ZICO, a coconut water company. In 2015, the company took a minority stake ownership in the cold pressed juice manufacturer, Suja Life LLC.[4] Coca-cola Acquired Minute on  Wikipedia 

Revenue and sales

Minute Maid group North America offices
Minute Maid group North America offices
According to The Coca-Cola Company's 2005 Annual Report, the firm at that time sold beverage products in more than 200 countries.[5] Coca Cola Company Form 10-K 2005 This is more countries than are generally agreed to exist, according to the World Atlas. The 2005 report further states that of the more than 50 billion beverage servings of all types consumed worldwide, daily, beverages bearing the trademarks owned by or licensed to Coca-Cola account for approximately 1.5 billion. Of these, beverages bearing the trademark "Coca-Cola" or "Coke" accounted for approximately 78% of the company's total gallon sales. According to the 2007 Annual Report, Coca-Cola had gallon sales distributed as follows: 43% in the United States, 37% in Mexico, India, Pakistan, Brazil, Japan, and the People's Republic of China, and 20% spread throughout the rest of the world. The figure in 2010 showed that they sold 1.6 billion drinks every day.) In 2010, it was announced that Coca-Cola had become the first brand to top £1 billion in annual UK grocery sales.

Stock

Since 1920, Coca-Cola has been a publicly traded company. One share of stock purchased in 1919 for $40, with all dividends reinvested, would be worth $9.8 million in 2012, a 10.7% annual increase, adjusted for inflation. In 1987, Coca-Cola once again became one of the 30 stocks which makes up the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which is commonly referenced as a proxy for stock market performance; it had previously been a Dow stock from 1932 to 1935. Coca-Cola has paid a dividend, increasing each year for 49 years. Stock is available from a direct purchase program, through Computershare Trust Company, but unlike many programs, has investment fees.{:heritage.coca-cola :}

Bottlers

Regular Product
Regular Product
In general, The Coca-Cola Company and its subsidiaries only produce syrup concentrate, which is then sold to various bottlers throughout the world who hold a local Coca-Cola franchise. Coca-Cola bottlers, who hold territorially exclusive contracts with the company, produce the finished product in cans and bottles from the concentrate in combination with filtered water and sweeteners. The bottlers then sell, distribute, and merchandise the resulting Coca-Cola product to retail stores, vending machines, restaurants, and food service distributors. Outside the United States, the bottlers also control the fountain business. Since the early 1980s, the company has actively encouraged the consolidation of bottlers, with the company often owning a share of these "anchor bottlers".

In the United States

Office
Office
In the United States, the company bypasses bottlers and is responsible for the manufacture and sale of fountain syrups directly to authorized fountain wholesalers and some fountain retailers. After purchasing the North American assets of Coca-Cola Enterprises, as of 2014 the company directly owns 100% of Coca-Cola Refreshments, the anchor bottler of Coca-Cola products in North America, representing about 90% of Canada and 80% of the United States.

FIFA Trophy 2018

FIFA trophy
FIFA trophy
A delegation of sixteen Pakistanis, including representatives from media, the Coca-Cola company and Pakistan National Football Team, will join the tour in Chiang Mai, Thailand to receive the FIFA World Cup™ Trophy and bring it to Lahore, Pakistan. The Trophy will remain in Pakistan for one day and will be unveiled for a viewing experience to the media and thousands of football fans at the Coke Fest in Lahore. The Coca-Cola company has had a long-standing relationship with FIFA since 1976 and has been an official sponsor of the FIFA World Cup™ since 1978. Coca-Cola has had stadium advertising at every FIFA World Cup™ since 1950 and is a long-time supporter of football at all levels. This is the fourth time that Coca-Cola and FIFA have come together to bring the trophy tour to the world.{:ref:{ FIFA Trophy }} 


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