Centrapay, the digital asset integrator, has signed agreements with Coca-Cola Amatil (Amatil) in Australia and New Zealand to give thirsty antipodeans the option to use their Sylo Smart Wallet to pay for items across Amatil’s vending network using cryptocurrency. Centrapay’s world class technology makes it easy for consumers, merchants and machines to leverage digital assets … Continue reading Coke vending machines to accept Bitcoin
The Coca-Cola Foundation has announced a new partnership with Australian Red Cross to support vulnerable members of the community to recover from the social and economic impacts of COVID-19. The Coca-Cola Foundation is providing $250,000 to support the Red Cross COVID-19 Care Collective which will provide immediate and long-term emotional care and support for Australians … Continue reading Australian Red Cross gets help from Coca-Cola Foundation during COVID-19
Coca-Cola Australia and Coca-Cola Amatil have announced that all Coca-Cola soft drink brands (600ml and below) and all water brands (600ml and below) in Australia are now being produced in 100 per cent recycled plastic bottles. This includes Coca-Cola, Sprite, Fanta, Mount Franklin and Pump. This follows the announcement earlier in the year that Coca-Cola … Continue reading Coca-Cola soft drink and water brands now produced in 100 per cent recycled plastic
The Coca-Cola Australia Foundation is inviting environmental organisations to apply for a new grant focussed on tackling the issue of marine pollution in Australia. Submissions will be open from 19 to 30 August with the successful organisation receiving up to $600,000 over a three-year period. Funding is available to organisations that are working on solutions to … Continue reading Coke funds initiative to tackle marine pollution
Coca-Cola Amatil has announced that the SPC fruit and vegetable processing business (SPC) would be sold to Shepparton Partners Collective and its group of companies (Shepparton Partners Collective) for consideration of $40 million payable at completion. Taking into account forecasted working capital balances, working capital adjustments to the sale price and costs of disposal, a … Continue reading Coca-Cola sells iconic SPC brand
The International Food and Beverage Alliance’s (IFBA) has pledged to phase out industrially processed trans-fat from the global food supply by 2023. The commitment sets an interesting precedent with regards to how other ‘food villains’ are tackled in processed foods, says GlobalData, a data and analytics company. IFBA comprises 12 food and beverage powerhouses including … Continue reading Coca-Cola/ McDonald’s pledge to phase out industrially processed trans-fat
Coca-Cola Amatil has partnered with three Australian start-ups that have ‘ready-to-go’ ideas to improve delivery efficiency and consumer experience in the Australian market. Amatil group director of partners, Chris Sullivan, said pilots had been agreed with Bellr, Snooper and Staybil as part of the second phase of the company’s Xcelerate program, designed to test whether … Continue reading Coca-Cola Amatil partners with three Australian start-ups
Australian beverages manufacturer Coca-Cola Amatil and The Coca-Cola Company acquired 45 per cent minority interest in Australia-based Made Group. The acquisition of the company, which provides cold-pressed juices, high-protein smoothies, probiotic milk, yoghurts and coconut water, was announced on the 4th of October. Made Group is known for Australian beverage brands including Cocobella, Rokeby Farms, … Continue reading Made Group sells minority interest to Coca-Cola in Australia
Coca-Cola Amatil has opened a new bottling and warehouse facility, which is now the company’s largest plant in Australia. The facility, in Richlands, Queensland, was officially opened on the 2nd of October by Queensland’s premier Annastacia Palaszczuk. The facility supports hundreds of jobs and it is capable of manufacturing more than 90 million unit cases … Continue reading Coca-Cola Amatil opens largest Australian facility in Queensland
It’s been 80 years since the first Coke bottle rolled off the lines in Australia. Coca-Cola has grown from one famous drink, four trucks and 10 people, to more than 165 drinks and a network of thousands of employees across the country. Coca-Cola was invented by Dr. John Pemberton in 1886 in Atlanta USA and … Continue reading Coca-Cola celebrates 80 years made in Australia
Coca-Cola Amatil’s half-year results show a strong performance in New Zealand, with the Australian market showing “encouraging signs”. The half yearly results for 2018, delivered a statutory net profit, after tax, of $158.8 million. Coca-Cola Amatil group managing director Alison Watkins said the results included an excellent performance in New Zealand and strong performances in … Continue reading Coca-Cola Amatil’s half-year results show ‘encouraging signs’ in Australian Beverages
Packaging provider Sidel has joined forces with Coca-Cola to rejuvenate the Fanta brand with a new shape, applicable to both PET and glass bottles.
Coca-Cola Australia has announced the launch of a brand new flavour, Coca-Cola Raspberry which is available nationally as a limited-edition product from today.
Australians will be the first in the world to taste the new Coca-Cola Plus Coffee – available as a limited edition over summer.
Coca Cola Amatil is on the lookout for an industrial automation lead, to scope projects aiming to optimise technology investments.
Coca-Cola South Pacific has announced a new addition to its ZICO Coconut Water range, described as an ‘on trend’ twist on coconut water. With coconut water quickly becoming a mainstream beverage, the brand has combined chocolate and coconut in an attempt to stand out in an increasingly competitive market. The new flavour is made with not-from-concentrate coconut … Continue reading Zico launches “velvety chocolate” coconut water
Coca-Cola South Pacific has announced the latest phase of Sprite’s ‘Cut Through The Heat’ campaign, as the brand aims to continue building on the success it enjoyed in 2015. The latest activations are focused on extending Sprite’s relevance with a younger audience.
Coca-Cola has released details of its $1.7 million funding on health research in Australia and all the groups it has supported over the past five years.
Coca-Cola Amatil has said it would prefer to see more Australians drinking less of its products instead of a few people drinking a lot amidst a renewed push against the soft drink industry to tackle obesity.
Coca-Cola is funding a campaign to focus the discussion about obesity in Australia on exercise, shifting away from dietary intake as the solution to the health epidemic.