Coca-Cola Amatil bottles and distributes The Coca-Cola Company soft drinks and other beverages in Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. CCA was formed following a major re-organisation in 1989 when Amatil limited sold its interested in poultry, tobacco and communication and packing to concentrate its core business on beverage and snack foods. Coca-Cola Amatil bought SPC Ardmona in 2005, and sold it in 2019. Distributor for Beam Suntory and Molson Coors alcohol portfolios in Australia. Is in talks to be acquired by Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP).
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| Coca-Cola Company
owns 30% of Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd
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JUST Capital polls Americans every year to identify the issues that matter most in defining just business behaviour. For their 2021 rankings the public identified 19 issues, which are organised under the headings Workers, Communities, Customers, Shareholders and Environment. JUST Capital then define metrics that map to those issues and track and analyse the largest, publicly traded U.S. companies. This analysis powers their rankings, in which this company ranked 95th of 928 companies, and 5th of 35 Food, Beverage & Tobacco companies.
Source: JUST Capital (2020)
Signatory to the Australian Packaging Covenant, a voluntary agreement to encourage waste minimisation.
Source: Australian Packaging Covenant (2020)
In 2020, the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) asked companies to provide data about their efforts to manage and govern freshwater resources. Responding companies are scored on six key metrics: transparency; governance & strategy; measuring & monitoring; risk assessment; targets & goals; and value chain engagement. This company received a CDP Water Security Score of B.
Source: CDP (2020)
This company has won at least one Parents' Voice Shame Award every year from 2014 to 2017 for promoting unhealthy foods and drinks to children.
Source: Parents' Voice (2017)
While Coca-Cola Amatil is majority Australian owned, they pay licensing fees to, and are 30% owned by, the Coca-Cola Company (US), which has several criticism in the Shop Ethical database and on overall rating of F.
Source: Shop Ethical (2020)
This company received an S&P Global ESG Score of 32/100 in the Beverages category of the 2019 SAM Corporate Sustainability Assessment, an annual evaluation of companies' sustainability practices. The rankings are based on an analysis of corporate economic, environmental and social performance, assessing issues such as corporate governance, risk management, environmental reporting, climate strategy, human rights and labour practices.
Source: S&P Global (2019)
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: ACSI (2013)
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: Advertising Standards Bureau (2009)
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: news article (2013)
This company won awards in 2013, 2014 and 2015 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: Australian Packaging Covenant (2015)
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: PCA (2011)
This company makes voluntary contributions to DrinkWise Australia, a not-for-profit organisation established in 2005 by the alcohol industry, whose stated goal is to help bring about a healthier and safer drinking culture in Australia.
Source: DrinkWise (2020)
In 2020, the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) asked companies to provide data about their efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and mitigate climate change risk. Responding companies are scored across four key areas: disclosure; awareness; management; and leadership. This company received a CDP Climate Change Score of C.
Source: CDP (2020)
Directly involved in the manufacture, distribution or sale of alcohol as a core business.
Source: company website (2020)
|Revenue||$4.9 billion in 2018|
|Employees||13,000 in 2018|
|Subsidiaries||Grinders Coffee Pty Ltd
Made (Aust.) Pty Ltd (23% owned)
Australian Beer Company (50% owned)
Paradise Beverages (Fiji) Ltd (90% owned)
|Address||Circular Quay East, 71 Macquarie St, Sydney, NSW, 2000, Australia|
|Fax||02 9436 8715|
|Freecall||1800 025 123|
Products / BrandsCoca-Cola Amatil
Barista Bros Flavoured Milk
Bisleri Soft Drinks
Canadian Club Premix Spirits
Cascade Soft Drinks
Cascade Apple Isle Non-Alcoholic
Coca-Cola Soft Drinks
Coca-Cola Energy Energy Drinks
Deep Spring Soft Drinks
Deep Spring Mineral Water
Deep Spring Bottled Water
Diet Coke Soft Drinks
Fanta Soft Drinks
Fruit Box Juice & Fruit Drinks
Fuze Tea Iced Tea
Goulburn Valley Juice & Fruit Drinks
Jim Beam Premix Spirits
Keri Juice & Fruit Drinks
Kirks Soft Drinks
Lift Soft Drinks
Mother Energy Drinks
Mount Franklin Bottled Water
Mount Franklin Mineral Water
Neverfail Bottled Water
Nutriboost Flavoured Milk
Old Crow Premix Spirits
Peats Ridge Bottled Water
Powerade Sports Drinks
Pump Bottled Water
Smartwater Bottled Water
Sprite Soft Drinks
Vitaminwater Bottled Water
Fix Rainforest Alliance certified
Grinders some products certified organic, some products certified Fairtrade Coffee
Taboo Milk Flavouring
Made Group (23% owned)
Cocobella Coconut Water
Impressed Juice & Fruit Drinks
Rokeby Farms Flavoured Milk
Rokeby Farms Milk
Australian Beer Co (50% owned)
Paradise Beverages (90% owned)