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The Coca-Cola Company
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The Coca Cola Company|
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Type| Public|
Traded as| NYSE: KO
Dow Jones Component
S&P 500 Component|
Industry| Beverage|
Founded| 1892 (1892)|
Founder(s)| Asa Candler|
Headquarters| Coca-Cola headquarters,
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.|
Area served| Worldwide|
Key people| Muhtar Kent (Chairman & CEO)|
Products| List of The Coca Cola Company products|
Revenue| US$ 35.119 billion (2010)[1]|
Operating income| US$ 08.449 billion (2010)[1]|
Net income| US$ 11.809 billion (2010)[1]|
Total assets| US$ 72.921 billion (2010)[1]|
Total equity| US$ 31.317 billion (2010)[1]|
Employees| 139,600 (2010)[1]|
Subsidiaries| List of The Coca Cola Company subsidiaries| Website| TheCoca-ColaCompany.com|

One of the Coca-Cola Company's headquarters buildings in Atlanta The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is an American multinational beverage corporation of manufacturer, retailer and marketer of non-alcoholic beverage concentrates and syrups.[2] The company is best known for its flagship product Coca-Cola, invented in 1886 by pharmacist John Stith Pemberton in Columbus, Georgia.[3] The Coca-Cola formula and brand was bought in 1889 by Asa Candler who incorporated The Coca-Cola Company in 1892. Besides its namesake Coca-Cola beverage, Coca-Cola currently offers more than 500 brands in over 200 countries or territories and serves over 1.6 billion servings each day.[4] The company operates a franchised distribution system dating from 1889 where The Coca-Cola Company only produces syrup concentrate which is then sold to various bottlers throughout the world who hold an exclusive territory. The Coca-Cola Company owns its anchor bottler in North America, Coca-Cola Refreshments. The Coca-Cola Company is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Its stock is listed on the NYSE and is part of DJIA, S&P 500 Index, the...
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