Coca-Cola unveils sugar free beverages in Kenya, focuses on healthier products

KENYA – The multinational soft beverage manufacturer, Coca-Cola, has launched a range of sugar free soft drink in Kenya as it continues to grow its healthier products portfolio across different markets. As the company integrates […]

Coca-Cola invests US$1.27m in South Africa to promote sustainability

SOUTH AFRICA –The Coca-Cola Foundation will be investing US$1.27 million to replenish up to 2,800 million litres back into nature and safeguard the country’s key watersheds. The foundation is the global philanthropic arm of the […]

Coca-Cola Foundation to launch US$1.27m water stewardship initiative in South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA – The Coca-Cola foundation is set to launch a US$1.27 million (R18M) water stewardship initiative, Replenish Africa Initiative (RAIN), in Johannesburg, South Africa. The initiative is part of the US$35 million funding that […]

Coca-Cola South Africa Mintirho Foundation raises US$16.56m

SOUTH AFRICA – Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA) Mintirho Foundation has recorded significant progress in ambitions of funding farmers marked by US$16.56 million (R240m) capital allocated to various projects. The Foundation provides funding in the form […]

Coca-Cola to sell Nairobi regional headquarters facility, relocates to new office

KENYA – Multinational beverage giant, Coca-Cola is set to sell its facility in Nairobi, Kenya which served as the company’s East and Central Africa headquarters. Located in Upperhill in Nairobi, the three-storey complex covering 116,350 […]

Coca-Cola and Costa launch ready-to-drink Costa Coffee

UK – Coca-Cola and Costa have launched a chilled ready-to-drink (RTD) Costa Coffee, the first product since Coca-Cola acquired the coffee company earlier this year. The coffee product is set to debut in the UK […]

CCBA to buy stakes in Kenya’s Coca-Cola franchise bottlers in a US$192.5m valuation

KENYA – Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) is set to acquire unknown stakes in two Kenyan Coca-Cola franchise bottlers from public investment company, Centum Investments. Centum, which operates as an affiliate of the Kenyan government-owned Industrial […]

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa appoints Xavi Selga as new head of Kenya unit

KENYA – Coca-Cola Beverages Africa has appointed its long-serving Coca-Cola executive, Xavi Selga, as the new managing director for Kenya, Mayotte and Comoros. Mr Selga takes over from Daryl Wilson, who has been appointed to […]

Coca-Cola launches solar power system in Namibia to strengthen green energy sourcing

NAMIBIA – Coca-Cola Namibia Bottling Company (CCNBC), subsidiary of Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) has installed 1740 solar panels and nine solar inverters in its facility as part of its ambitions to explore green energy sourcing. […]