Locked content Coca-Cola buys Costa Coffee for £3.9 bln

Coca-Cola is acquiring British coffee-shop chain Costa Coffee from Whitbread in a £3.9 billion deal. The transaction value amounts to 16.4 times Costa EBITDA for 2018. The deal should be completed in the first half of 2019, Whitbread said in a statement. This combination will ensure new product deve...

Locked content Polish branch of Coca-Cola Company with new general director

Lana Popović will replace Anna Jakubowski as the general manager of the Coca-Cola company for Poland and the Baltics, responsible for company strategy, innovation, marketing and cooperation with Coca-Cola HBC, a bottler in the region. “Poland is an important market characterized by high compet...

Liquid gold

Without water, a person can only survive a few days, and it covers over 70 percent of the globe. This makes it a perfect product to sell. But just as with many businesses, the fight for every penny in the beverage sector can be brutal. Celebrity endorsements, lawsuits and stiff competition is just a...