SOURCE: CorporateRegister.com Ltd
November 15, 2012 /3BL Media/ - The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) issued its ninth annual Sustainability Report and second Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Report highlighting the Company’s efforts to create value for shareowners while enhancing well-being for people and communities around the globe.
“Coca-Cola is intent on growing our business by making a difference wherever our business touches the world and the world touches our business,” said Bea Perez, Chief Sustainability Officer at The Coca-Cola Company. “We recognize that the sustainability of our business depends on the health of the communities we serve. We also know that we won’t reach our 2020 Vision of doubling the business without embedding sustainability into our business to drive efficiency and effectiveness.”
The Company has organized its sustainability efforts into three pillars: People, Communities and Environment. Highlights include:
An interactive website featuring videos, social media capabilities and third-party opinions on global challenges, the report follows the GRI 3.1 guidelines at a self-declared grade level B+ with external verification performed by FIRA Sustainability BV.
To view The Coca-Cola Company’s 2011-2012 Sustainability Report, visit
www.thecoca-colacompany.com/sustainabilityreport. To contact Coca-Cola or provide feedback, click here: http://www.coca-colacompany.com/contact-us/.
About The Coca-Cola Company
The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is the world's largest beverage company with more than 500 sparkling and still brands and 15 billion-dollar brands. Led by Coca-Cola, the world's most valuable brand, consumers in more than 200 countries enjoy our beverages at a rate of 1.8 billion servings a day.
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