It was a prohibition law, enacted in Atlanta in 1886, that persuaded physician and chemist Dr. John Stith Pemberton to rename and rewrite the formula for his popular nerve tonic, stimulant and headache remedy, "Pemberton's French Wine Coca," sold at that time by most, if not all, of the city's druggists. So when the new Coca-Cola debuted later that year--still possessing "the valuable tonic and nerve stimulant properties of the coca plant and cola nuts," yet sweetened with sugar instead of wine--Pemberton advertised it not only as a "delicious, exhilarating, refreshing and invigorating" soda-fountain beverage but also as the ideal "temperance drink."
Though Pemberton died just two years later--five months, in fact, after his March 24, 1888, filing for incorporation of the first Coca-Cola Co.--the trademark he and his partners created more than one hundred years ago can claim wider recognition today than that of any other brand in the world.
And the Coca-Cola beverage, whose unit sales totaled a mere 3,200 servings in 1886 ("nine drinks per day" based on the twenty-five gallons of syrup sold to drugstores by Pemberton Chemical Co.), is today called the world's most popular soft drink--accounting for billions of servings at restaurants in 195 countries. The Coca-Cola Company is the beverage company which is the world leader in soft drink sales. Coca-Cola produces and distributes several brands in the United States and internationally. The company also produces and markets many fruit juices and other non soda beverages. The Coca-Cola Company is based in Atlanta, Georgia.
[...] Also Coca-Cola is one of the country's top international investors. In India, company indirectly creates employment for more than 125,000 people in related industries through our vast procurement, supply and distribution system. All the goods and services required to produce and market Coca-Cola locally are made in India. ABOUT COMPANY The Coca-Cola Company exists to benefit and refresh everyone it touches. Founded in 1886, our Company is the world's leading manufacturer, marketer, and distributor of nonalcoholic beverage concentrates and syrups, used to produce nearly 400 beverage brands. [...]
[...] That's right, the secret formula remains a mystery to the millions of people in nearly 200 countries who enjoys our refreshing beverages everyday. Even though we can't tell you the secret, you can be sure that "LIFE TASTES GOOD" with Coca-Cola. H20 and Syrup With the syrup nearing its final state, we mix it with pure water, creating the finished uncarbonated beverage. However, the water and syrup must be mixed in right ratio. This is done by the beverage proportioning equipment. [...]
[...] Coca-cola India is a corporate citizen is involved in a lot of projects promoting the social and cultural fabric of India. It works very closely with the government and NGOs on the conservation of scarce resources in the country. COMPETITIVE ENVIORNMENT PepsiCo India has a first mover advantage in some select parts of the country, however, nationality coca-cola India is leading with a market share of We lead in the concentrated soft drinks non-concentrated soft drinks (NCSD) business; and in water business (kinley water). [...]
[...] The gross profit ratio, net profit ratio and ratio of return on investment give a good idea of the profitability of business. On the basis of this ratio, investors get in idea about overall efficiency of business, the management gets an idea about the efficiency of managers and bank as well as other creditors draws useful conclusions about repaying capacity of the borrowers. Liquidity: The use of ratio was made initially ascertain the liquidity if business. The current ratio, liquid ratio and acid- test ratio will tell whether the business will be able to meet its current liabilities as and when they mature. [...]
[...] He distributed flyers offering free soda fountain glasses of Coca-Cola to people visiting his drugstore. 1894: The Coca-Cola Company opened its first Coke syrup production plant outside of Atlanta, in Dallas, Texas. That same year a candy store owner in Vicksburg, Mississippi, installed bottling machines and produced the first bottled Coke. It had previously been sold only at soda fountains. 1895: The drink was sold in all U.S. states and territories. 1899: lawyers Benjamin Thomas and Joseph Whitehead of Chattanooga, Tennessee, bought the exclusive rights to distribute Coke syrup to bottlers throughout most of the country for only one dollar. [...]
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