Italy: Coca Cola workers are on strike against 279 layoffs

On September 26, 2014 in all the sites of Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company (HBC), there is mobilization against the company's plan that would lead to a reduction of 12 % of the workforce in Italy. The reduction relates to 130 employees in the north, 89 in the central Italy and 60 in the south.

Coca-Cola Amatil slashes wages with new employees to work for less

Hundreds of workers at Coca-Cola Amatil's warehouses around the country will cop a pay freeze and new hires will receive pay of 38 per cent less to do the same job under new pay deals that provide a stark warning of the pressure on wages across the economy.

Spain: FITAG and FEAGRA to analyze the new "workforce reduction scheme" proposal of CCIP

On June 13 Spain's High Court ordered the Spanish Coca-Cola Bottler CCIP to reverse its decision to fire 1,190 workers as a result of theirplans to close 4 plants.

Coca-Cola Company and Monster Beverages Long-Term Partnership leads to restructuring

After grabbing a stake in Keurig earlier in the year, Coca-Cola has secured a 16.7% equity stake in energy giant Monster.

Coca-Cola will make a net cash payment of $2.15 billion to Monster.

Coca-Cola Forced to Abandon $25 Million Project in India

The Coca-Cola company has been forced to abandon a $25 million newly built bottling plant in Mehdiganj, Varanasi, India as the result of a sustained campaign against the company's plans.

Brazil: Coca-Cola/Femsa Workers approve new agreement

At a meeting between the Sindicato da Alimentação de Limeira/SP (Food Workers' Union) and Coca-Cola/Femsa workers, Cosmópolis/SP unit, the signature of the 2014/2015 collective bargaining agreement was approved.

Coke Confronts Its Big Fat Problem

Sandy Douglas drinks one Coca-Cola every day. He likes it early, before noon, sometimes accompanied by a cup of coffee. "You get an espresso, you get your caffeine and have this for lunch, and you're ahead," he says between sips from Coke's old-fashioned 8-ounce glass bottle. When it's over, he doesn't allow himself a second. "I will probably have a Coke Zero in the afternoon at some point," he concedes, but not another regular one because it has too many calories. "That's approximately my daily regimen."
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