History

2020
2020
  • In collaboration with The Coca-Cola Company and The Coca-Cola Foundation, we contributed over $6 million in grants to NGOs and donated 4million litres of beverage to support front-line workers and combat the COVID-19 pandemic

2020

  • Launched Costa Coffee in Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovenia and Switzerland with more to follow this year
2020
2020

2020

  • We received a “AAA” rating from MSCI ESG, the highest ESG rating for companies
2019
2019

2019

  • We acquired Bambi, the leading confectionery brand in Serbia
  • We achieved European Water Stewardship Certification for all our 31 European plants
  • Completed the acquisition of Lurisia, a premium natural mineral water and adult sparkling beverages business in Italy
  • We acquired Toma in Czech Republic – a locally relevant water with strong potential for growth
2019
2019

2019

  • We were ranked Europe's most sustainable beverage company (for the 6th time in 7 years) by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index
  • The Coca Cola System introduced KeelClip™ packaging technology on multipack cans in Europe: a first for the NARTD industry
2018
  • World Without Waste - our System-wide global sustainable packaging strategy and commitments announced
  • We launched FUZETEA, our ready-to-drink tea in 27 of our markets across Europe 
  • Our new plant-based beverage, AdeZ is launched in 13 of our markets in Europe
  • Royal Bliss premium mixers expand into Coca‑Cola HBC markets

 

2018
2017

2017

  • Zoran Bogdanovic appointed as CEO in December
  • In 2017, CCH acquired Rézangyal in Hungary. Rézangyal is a well-known pálinka (traditional fruit brandy) offering Classic and Premium options in their product portfolio.
  • In 2017, CCH acquired MB Impex in Serbia which is the producer of the bitter liqueur Zlatni Pelin and the brandy Zlatna Rakia.

2016

  • We launched a new partnership with Gruppo Campari (Campari, Aperol, Grand Marnier) starting from Greece, distributing presently to 14 CCH markets
2016
2013

2013

  • We are listed on the premium segment of the London Stock Exchange

2011

  • All our plants are certified to ISO 9001
2011
2010
2010
  • We initiated distribution of Monster Energy products
  • CCH became the distributor of Edrington (Famous Grouse, Macallan, Brugal) in 3 markets; Hungary, Croatia and Serbia.  Today, we provide 14 CCH markets with a range of Edrington products

 

2008
2008
  • Coca Cola HBC is included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for the first time
  • We started our cooperation with Brown Forman (Jack Daniels, Finlandia, El Jimador) as distributor of their products in Hungary. Currently we are active with Brown Forman portfolio in 9 CCH markets.

2005

  • Coca-Cola HBC opened its first Combined Heat and Power plant in Hungary
2005
2004

2004

  • Our first CSR policies are ratified for Human rights, Equality of opportunity, HIV/Aids, Health & Safety, Environment and Quality
2002
  • Coca‑Cola HBC is listed on the NYSE 
  • We acquired mineral water companies Valser in Switzerland, Dorna Apemin in Romania, and bottling operations in the Baltics 2002 
2002
2001

2001

  • We acquired the remaining Russian Coca‑Cola bottling operations

2000

  • Hellenic Bottling Company SA acquires Coca‑Cola Beverages Ltd to form Coca‑Cola Hellenic Bottling Company SA
2000
1981

1981

  • Kar-Tess Holding SA, a private holding company, acquires Hellenic Bottling Company SA

1969

  • Hellenic Bottling Company SA is incorporated in Greece
1969
1951

1951

  • AG Leventis establishes the Nigerian Bottling Company in Lagos, Nigeria