Coca-Cola debuts 2L returnable PET plastic bottles in South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA – In an effort to cut down on plastic waste, Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA) has introduced a 2L returnable bottle made of PET plastic that can be reused up to 14 times. […]

Coca-Cola CEO James Quincey visits Africa outlining company’s investment plans in the region

AFRICA – The Global CEO and Chairman of The Coca-Cola Company, James Quincey accompanied by his extended leadership team embarked on tour in Nigeria and South Africa, a testament of Coca-Cola’s commitment to Africa and […]

Coca-Cola plans US$1bn investment in Southern and East African regions

AFRICA – The Coca-Cola Company plans to invest US$1 billion in its Southern and East Africa region operations over the next five years. Speaking during the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa conference, in South […]

Coca-Cola launches coffee infused cola drink in South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA – The Coca-Cola Company is introducing the first coffee infused cola drink the ‘Coca-Cola Plus Coffee’ in South Africa. Coca-Cola Plus Coffee infuses the taste of Coca-Cola with 100% Brazilian coffee bean powder […]

Coca-Cola South Africa reformulates beverages to cushion against sugar tax

SOUTH AFRICA – Coca-Cola South Africa has reduced sugar content as part of its interventions to curtail the effect of the recently introduced tax on sugary drinks and present healthier products in the market. According […]

Coca-Cola unveils US$38m fund to tackle plastic pollution in Africa

AFRICA – The Coca-Cola Company has unveiled a US$38 million fund to tackle plastic pollution in Southern, East and Central Africa over the next three years. The initiative by the multinational beverage manufacturer is part […]

Coca-Cola unveils plans for new health conscious beverage line in Kenya

KENYA – Soft drink manufacturer, Coca-Cola has unveiled plans to expand its product portfolio in Kenya with a key focus on an increasingly health-conscious consumer base even as it expects warmer weather to drive sales […]