Coca‑Cola HBC is one of the world’s largest bottlers of brands from The Coca‑Cola Company.
About Coca‑Cola HBC Bulgaria
Production of Coca‑Cola in Bulgaria dates back to 1965. Bulgaria was the first country in the socialist block to start producing the world-famous drink.
Today, The Coca‑Cola System in Bulgaria consists of 5 entities:
- Coca‑Cola Hellenic Bottling Company S.A.
- Coca‑Cola Bulgaria EOOD
- Coca‑Cola Hellenic Business Services Organization
- Coca‑Cola Hellenic Group IT Services
- Coca‑Cola Enterprise Shared Services
Coca‑Cola Hellenic Bottling Company (CCHBC) started operations in Bulgaria in 1992 and has since then invested over €250 million in the local economy. CCHBC chose to locate its shared services centres in Bulgaria. These centres provide financial, human resources and IT services to other European countries where the bottler operates.
Another entity, Coca‑Cola Enterprises, entered Bulgaria in 2013 by opening a financial center serving all Coca‑Cola Enterprises territories in Europe. Altogether the entities employ 1,800 people.
- 52 years of production experience
- Over €250m invested in local economy
- 1,800 employees
Coca‑Cola HBC Bulgaria has two production centers in Bulgaria, in Kostinbrod (soft drinks) and in Bankia (mineral water). Our products are distributed through seven distribution centers across the country. The business offices of the company, and those of Coca‑Cola Bulgaria and Coca‑Cola Enterprise Shared Services, are located in Sofia city.
- 2 production centers
- 7 distribution centers
- 332m litres of beverages sold in 2016