Produces and distributes beer, ready-to-drink alcoholic beverages, and soft drinks in Fiji and Samoa. Formerly known as Foster's Group Pacific Ltd, until it was purchased by Coca-Cola Amatil in 2012 and renamed.
|Paradise Beverages (Fiji) Ltd||FJI||website|
| Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd
owns 90% of Paradise Beverages (Fiji) Ltd
| Coca-Cola Company
owns 30% of Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd
|Paradise Beverages (Fiji) Ltd|
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|Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd|
This company won an award in 2013 from the Australian Packaging Covenant, for demonstrating their commitment to environmental sustainability by performing 'above and beyond' in their efforts to minimise waste. This company achieved the highest overall score in their category, large beverage company.
[Source 2013][More on Packaging]
Coca Cola Amatil is the main opposition to container deposit recycling legislation in Australia and around the world. Coca Cola's leadership in opposing container deposit schemes (CDS) has often stopped efforts by governments and community groups to advance this issue.
[Source 2013][More on Governance]
This company has been criticised for offensive advertising. In 2011 the Advertising Standards Bureau upheld complaints about a TV ad by this company on the grounds that it breached advertising codes. The ad was subsequently discontinued or modified.
[Source 2009][More on Irresponsible Marketing]
This 2013 report by The Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI) investigates the labour and human rights risks in supply chain sourcing. This company is identified on page 21 as a company which sources products from countries with known systemic labour and human rights concerns.
[Source 2013][More on Human Rights]
According to the democracy4sale.org website, this company donated $249,000 to Australia's major political parties between 2009 and 2013, as disclosed to the Australian Electoral Commision (AEC).
[Source 2013][More on Politics]
Coca-Cola Amatil's new Mount Franklin 'Easy-Crush' plastic bottle was awarded the Australian Packaging Covenant Sustainability Award at the 2011 Australian Packaging Design Awards for a 'significant advance in environmental considerations'. The 'Easy Crush' bottle uses 35% less plastic than the previous Mount Franklin bottle and features increased crushability, use of post-consumer resin, and an increase in vertical load and stacking stability.
[Source 2011][More on Packaging]
Brands owned by this company were rated 'green' in Greenpeace's 2011 Truefood Guide, signifying a clear policy on excluding GM-derived ingredients, including oils derived from GM crops, and animal products from animals fed on GM crops.
[Source 2011][More on Genetic Engineering]
Directly involved in the manufacture, distribution or sale of alcohol as a core business. Pacific Beverages is a joint venture between SABMiller and Coca-Cola Amatil, they additionally distribute SAB's imported beers and spirits, and have announced the building of a 500,000 hectolitre brewery at Warnervale, just outside Gosford, NSW.
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