Coca‑Cola HBC is one of the world’s largest bottlers of drinks from The Coca‑Cola Company and our business has a strong foundation for long-term growth.
We’re a partner of The Coca‑Cola Company
Coca‑Cola HBC (Coca‑Cola Hellenic Bottling Company) is a bottling partner of The Coca‑Cola Company. This means that The Coca‑Cola Company manufactures and sells concentrates, bases and syrups to its bottling partners, owns the brands and is responsible for consumer brand marketing initiatives. We use the concentrates and syrups to manufacture, package, merchandise and distribute the final branded products to our trade partners and consumers.
Our roots across the island of Ireland
Our business has a strong heritage across Ireland and Northern Ireland and has been refreshing local consumers for over 75 years.
Our largest operation on the island of Ireland is Coca‑Cola HBC Northern Ireland Limited, located in our Knockmore Hill plant in Lisburn, Co. Antrim. This facility employs over 550 staff to produce, distribute, market and sell a wide range of soft drinks. Our portfolio includes international brands such as Coca‑Cola, Fanta, Sprite and Schweppes, as well as local brands such as Deep RiverRock and Fruice.
Our headoffice, Coca‑Cola HBC Ireland Limited is located in Huntstown Business Park, Ballycoolin, Dublin 11 with a staff of more than 200 and our business also has offices in Cork, Tuam and Tipperary with approximately 100 employees based across these locations.
As a major employer across the island of Ireland and a global brand, we are proud to contributing more than £10 million to the local economy through our supply chain.
- 850 Number of employees across the island of Ireland
- 1939 The year we introduced Coca‑Cola to the island of Ireland
- 49 The number of our products sold across the country
A broad geographic footprint
The Coca‑Cola HBC group operates from Ireland in the west to the Pacific coast of Russia in the east, from the Arctic Circle in the north to the tropics of Nigeria in the south.
Leading brands and a diverse portfolio
We bottle, sell and distribute the world’s most recognised soft drink: Coca‑Cola. Along with Diet Coke, Coke Zero, Sprite and Fanta, also licensed to us by The Coca‑Cola Company, these are some of the world’s best-selling non-alcoholic ready-to drink beverages.
With our porfolio of local water and juice brands Deep RiverRock and Fruice, along with still drinks Nestea and energy drinks Monster and BPM, we offer a strong partnership for our customers and provide great choice for consumers.
A sustainable business
We’ve integrated sustainability and corporate responsibility into every part of our business, aiming to build long-term value for our stakeholders. In 2016, the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices recognised us as the beverage industry leaders in Europe and the world for the third consecutive year.
We have also been locally accredited for our role in communities and environmental sustainability across the island of Ireland.
Coca‑Cola HBC is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland and has a premium listing on the London Stock Exchange and secondary listing on the Athens Exchange. Our two major shareholders are the Kar-Tess Holding S.A., a private holding company, and The Coca‑Cola Company.