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The Coca-Cola Company
Traded as NYSEKO
Dow Jones Industrial Average Component
S&P 500 Component
Industry Beverage
Founded 1886 (1886)
Founder Asa Griggs Candler
Coca-Cola headquarters,
Atlanta, Georgia
Area served
Key people
Muhtar Kent
(Chairman & CEO)
Products List of The Coca-Cola Company products
Revenue Increase US $48.01 billion (2012)
Operating income
Increase US $10.84 billion (2012)
Increase US $9.01 billion (2012)
Total assets Increase US $86.17 billion (2012)
Total equity Increase US $32.79 billion (2012)
Number of employees
146,200 (Dec 2011)
Subsidiaries List of The Coca-Cola Company subsidiaries
Flasche Coca-Cola 0,2 Liter

The Coca-Cola Company is a publicly-traded company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Its stock symbol is KO. It is on the Dow Jones Industrial Average and makes up a large portion of the holdings of Berkshire Hathaway.

The company is most known for making the drink Coca-Cola, the most drank soft drink in the world. It also makes other soft drinks, including:

The company offers 500 different brands and sells more than a billion drinks each day. Most of this is sold in the United States, Mexico, Brazil, China, Japan and the UK.

Besides soft drinks, the company also makes Minute Maid and Odwalla fruit juices, Powerade, and Dasani bottled water. At one time, the company owned Columbia Pictures, but they are now owned by Sony and also Rockstar energy drink now owned by PepsiCo.

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