Facebook ad boycott begins – Business

Advertisements for more than 400 brands including Coca-Cola and Starbucks are due to vanish from Facebook on Wednesday, after the failure of last-ditch talks to stop a boycott over hate speech on the site. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy … Read more Facebook ad boycott begins – Business

Facebook Sales at Risk as Coca-Cola, Starbucks Join Advertising Boycott

Facebook Inc. fielded criticism from a growing number of consumer companies over harmful content on its sites, with Starbucks Corp. and Diageo Plc pulling back on ad spending and General Motors Co. planning to review its social media marketing strategy. Starbucks and Diageo followed Unilever, Coca-Cola Co.and several other companies in saying they will cut … Read more Facebook Sales at Risk as Coca-Cola, Starbucks Join Advertising Boycott

Starbucks, Diageo Join Facebook Advertising Boycott

Jun.29 — Starbucks and Diageo followed Unilever, Coca-Cola Co.and several other companies in saying they will cut ad spending on Facebook, part of an exodus aimed at pushing the company and its peers to limit hate speech and posts that divide and misinform. Bloomberg’s Kailey Leinz reports on “Bloomberg The Open.”

Amazon Opens Larger Go Grocery Store in Hometown Seattle

Amazon.com Inc. is taking aim at the urban grocery market with a larger version of its cashierless Go convenience store. The company on Tuesday opened the first Go Grocery, located in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood, not far from the online retailer’s headquarters. The store is about five times the size of a typical Amazon Go … Read more Amazon Opens Larger Go Grocery Store in Hometown Seattle

Coca-Cola Waited Too Long to Get Into Flavored Water, CEO Says

Jan.22 — Coca-Cola Co. Chief Executive Officer James Quincey discusses global demand, the company’s growth strategy and Coke’s efforts to lower its global footprint. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Jonathan Ferro at the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland on “Bloomberg Markets.”

Startup Battlefield Finals – Stable

Stable offers a solution as simple as car insurance, designed to protect farmers around the world from pricing volatility. Through the startup, food buyers ranging from owners of a small smoothie shop to Coca-Cola employees can insure thousands of agricultural commodities, as well as packaging and energy products. TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, … Read more Startup Battlefield Finals – Stable

Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated Announces First Quarter Dividend of $0.25 per Share

Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (NASDAQ: COKE) has announced a dividend for the First Quarter of 2014 of $.25 per share on shares of the company’s Common Stock and Class B Common Stock payable on 14th February 2014 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on 31st January 2014. Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated … Read more Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated Announces First Quarter Dividend of $0.25 per Share

Coca Cola Report $8.2 Billion in Revenues for 2011

Coca-Cola has reported full year revenues of $8.2 billion for 2011. Net income after tax was US $749 million – $125 million up on the previous year. Fourth quarter revenues were $99 million up on the comparable period in 2010, and fourth quarter net income for 2011 was $16 million up on the same period … Read more Coca Cola Report $8.2 Billion in Revenues for 2011

125 Years of Coca-Cola

Coca-Cola is celebrating its 125th year as a brand. A party at the 2011 Annual Meeting was entertained by a specially convened choir formed of young people from Atlanta and New York. Coca-Cola was invented by Atlanta pharmacist John Pemberton in 1886. He sold it through the nearby “Jacob’s Pharmacy” for five cents per glass. John … Read more 125 Years of Coca-Cola

Business: David Guetta Signs Partnership Deal with Energy Drink

Top DJ, David Guetta, has signed a deal with a Coca-Cola energy drinks brand, Burn, to create a documentary and run a music production competition. The brand will also distribute samplers at Guetta’s “F*** Me I’m Famous” (FMIF) parties in Ibiza. The Burn energy drink is available in three flavours: Apple Blackcurrant, Apple Kiwi and … Read more Business: David Guetta Signs Partnership Deal with Energy Drink

Football: Coca Cola Football League Fixtures Saturday 31/10/2009

We have another full roster of Football League fixtures this afternoon. In the Coca Cola Championship, a whole group of teams within reach of the playoff places will look to move up the league, with many top-half v bottom-half encounters taking place today. In League One, the match between Millwall and Colchester should be a … Read more Football: Coca Cola Football League Fixtures Saturday 31/10/2009

Football: English Coca Cola League Fixtures Saturday 24/10/2009

Today sees another full roster of fixtures in the English Coca Cola Football Leagues, as there is action in all three divisions, the Championship, League One and League Two. The pick of the bunch could well be the fixture between early Championship pace-setters Preston and last season’s relegated Premier League side, Middlesbrough: both teams hold … Read more Football: English Coca Cola League Fixtures Saturday 24/10/2009