Coca-Cola says it doesn’t have plans to enter cannabis market

2019-12-27 15:14

Coca-Cola is dousing speculation that it’s getting into the cannabis business.

WATCH | Coca-Cola advert for gay tolerance prompts boycott call in Hungary

2019-08-06 13:26

Advertisements by Coca-Cola that promote gay acceptance have prompted a boycott call from a senior member of the Hungary’s right-wing ruling party.

Coca-Cola, Mengniu sign Olympic sponsorship deal

2019-06-24 11:22

Coca-Cola and Chinese dairy firm Mengniu have signed a deal to become joint sponsors of the Olympic Games from 2021 to 2032.

Consumer goods companies preparing for climate change impact

2019-02-25 21:05

The companies behind some of the best-known consumer products are beginning to factor climate change into their business equation.

Coca-Cola digs into coffee with $5.1bn Costa purchase

2018-08-31 09:54

Coca-Cola has agreed to buy the UK chain Costa Coffee for $5.1bn, stepping into a battle with Starbucks as it gains a global brand in hot drinks.

REVEALED: SA companies with the best reputations

2017-06-22 17:03

The 2017 Global RepTrak® Pulse reveals which South African companies have a strong, emotional bond with the public.

Is sugar tax doing its work already?

2017-06-11 06:00

There are more signs that the heavily contested proposed tax on sugar-sweetened beverages is starting to effect change as the soft drink industry fights it tooth and nail.

Coca-Cola profit beats estimates

2016-10-28 16:47

Coca-Cola, the world’s largest soft-drink company, posted third-quarter earnings that beat analysts’ estimates, helped by sales of smaller, more-profitable package sizes.

Coca-Cola HBC would consider expanding in Africa

2016-05-13 10:57

Coca-Cola HBC, a bottler of Coca-Cola drinks, is open to further acquisitions in Africa if the right opportunity became available, says its chief executive.

A closer look at investment moats

2016-04-28 13:15

What constitutes a strong investment moat? We look at examples of companies that got it right.


FEATURE | Coca Cola's hidden secrets: A plastic surgery

2019-10-18 13:09

More and more businesses are promising to recycle, including Coca-Cola, a group selling 4 000 plastic bottles every second.

Coca-Cola to invest $300m in Ethiopia in next 5 years

2019-07-01 22:28

Coca-Cola plans to invest $300m to expand its business in Ethiopia in the next five years, as the East African nation opens up its economy to more foreign investors.

Community input important in big business contribution to Africa's water challenges - Coca-Cola executive

2019-05-18 13:58

Big companies may have funds to help address water challenges in Africa, but they must get community input in the process, says a Coca-Cola executive.

WATCH: Coca-Cola looking at cannabis-infused drinks

2018-09-17 22:31

Coca-Cola says it is studying the use of a key ingredient in marijuana in "wellness beverages," as a growing number of mainstream companies develop cannabis-infused drinks.

Appletiser plant set to almost double production

2017-06-29 18:37

The Appletiser plant of Coca Cola Beverages in Elgin is set to almost double annual production as a result of its integration into the CCBSA supply chain grid.

Young entrepreneurs helped by Bizniz in a Box

2017-06-14 19:17

Coca-Cola Beverages SA is working with young people to help them triumph over challenges as most young people struggle to find work and many have given up hope.

Coca-Cola sells stake in Appletiser to African Pioneer

2017-05-08 11:16

Coca-Cola Beverages SA has sold 17.5% of its shareholding in Appletiser SA to black owned investment company African Pioneer Group.

A rational response to asinine sugar tax proposal

2016-08-19 15:28

When employed to shape human behaviour, tax is a blunt weapon. Even so, that hasn’t stopped politicians applying its misguided logic to disguise the real reason for all taxes.

What Warren Buffet gets wrong about sugary drinks

2016-05-04 20:01

At his annual meeting, Warren Buffett has defended his daily intake of 700 calories Cherry Coke with the sort of folksy logic that has made him so appealing.

Coca-Cola profit underwhelms investors

2016-04-20 14:13

Coca-Cola has posted results that mostly met analysts’ expectations, underwhelming investors who’d been optimistic that a stronger turnaround was taking hold.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.