VALSER is the first, and so far only, beverage company in the world to use carbon dioxide from the air, thereby supporting a groundbreaking technology in the fight against climate change. The pioneering project is having an impact and drawing media from Switzerland and abroad to the mountain town of Vals: Just recently, Radio Télévision Suisse (RTS) and CNN International paid a visit to see how CO2 from the air ends up in a VALSER bottle.
Coca‑Cola Switzerland is committed to a modern, diverse Switzerland, free of discrimination. The company, which has been based in Switzerland for over 80 years, is publicly taking a stand in support of coexistence in our country. By making this move, Coca‑Cola Switzerland is tying in with its longstanding tradition of standing up for equal rights and tolerance all over the world.
Volunteer employees of Coca‑Cola HBC Switzerland are pitching in to help with "2x Christmas". Thanks to their commitment, donated goods can be distributed to those that need them most.
Jan Lunelli becomes new Sales Director and member of the management at Coca‑Cola HBC Switzerland. Together with his team he is going to lead different sales channels throughout Switzerland. Jan Lunelli is following Rico Uesluek as from early January 2020.
Coca‑Cola HBC Switzerland put a new PET packaging line into operation at its Dietlikon plant in mid-November. The new line is one of the most modern packaging lines of the Coca‑Cola HBC Group.
Coca‑Cola HBC Switzerland starts to operate the country's largest biogas vehicle fleet. By changing its vehicle fleet to CNG (Compressed Natural Gas), the company achieves once more a significant reduction of its carbon footprint.
A new video series presents portraits of several employees of Coca Cola Switzerland who show how they are championing topics in their day-to-day work that are also important to our society. The latest episode supplies insight into the world of startups. Marketing Manager Rahel explains what Coca‑Cola Switzerland is doing to foster a spirit of innovation and introduces specific projects.
In a new video series, we are featuring Coca‑Cola Switzerland employees who show how they are championing topics in their day-to-day work that are also important to our society. In this episode, Dominik, packaging specialist at Coca‑Cola Switzerland, takes a close-up look at various forms of packaging and explains why a well-functioning recycling system is crucial.
A new video series presents portraits of several employees of Coca‑Cola Switzerland who show how they are championing topics in their day-to-day work that are also important to our society. Since 1936 Coca‑Cola has been producing locally in Switzerland. “You need top-quality raw materials, know-how, and passion.” – says Reto, Production Area Manager at Coca‑Cola Switzerland.
A new video series presents portraits of several employees of Coca‑Cola Switzerland who show how they are championing topics in their day-to-day work that are also important to our society. Are mobility and sustainability mutually exclusive? "No," says Roberto, Fleet Manager at Coca‑Cola Switzerland.
Valser Mineralquellen has been re-certified by Swiss Climate. VALSER produces and markets all of its beverages on a climate-neutral basis. But what does that actually mean?
A new video series presents portraits of several employees of Coca‑Cola Switzerland who show how they are championing topics in their day-to-day work that are also important to our society. The focus is on our employees' personal commitment. Because ultimately, it is these acts that collectively shape corporate values and make Coca‑Cola Switzerland's engagement in local initiatives possible. Our people are the secret ingredient.
September 2019 – The Dow Jones Sustainability Index 2019 (DJSI) awarded Coca‑Cola HBC as Europe's most sustainable beverage company. On a global level, the company climbed from third to second place – also thanks to the exemplary production in Switzerland.
The brand will be the world’s first to use Climeworks’ exciting new technology that captures CO2 from the air and purifies it for use in beverages
Coca‑Cola HBC – Coca‑Cola HBC – one of the largest Coca‑Cola bottlers in the world – plans to launch Costa Coffee in at least 10 of its 28 markets next year, including Switzerland, Bulgaria, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Russia. This will address a broad range of consumer and customer needs across multiple channels and occasions, in line with Coca‑Cola HBC’s leading 24/7 beverage partner vision.
VALSER is the first Swiss mineral water to launch PET bottles made from 100% recycled material. The recycled PET originates uniquely from the Swiss market.
Experience Coca‑Cola first hand in our Visitor Center in Dietlikon with a two-hour interactive tour.
Less energy, lower CO2 emissions, reduced water consumption: The 2018 sustainability report presents these and other facts about our business activities.
Nigel Davis, General Manager and Patrick Wittweiler, Sustainability Manager at Coca‑Cola HBC Switzerland, exchanged their suits and ties for safety vests and rubber gloves for a day. Alongside thousands of volunteers all over the country, they cleaned fields, forests, and sidewalks of litter and advocated for a "World Without Waste". Watch the video to find out how they spent Clean-up Day and what they thought about their work.
The photovoltaic facility on the roof of Valser Mineralquellen supplies solar energy for about 36 households. This was made possible by teamwork in Vals. The following video tells the story of how it all came about...
Coca‑Cola is not only the most famous beverage in the world. Even in terms of sustainability, the Coca‑Cola HBC Group, which is based in Zug, Switzerland, is the global leader.
Fighting youth unemployment together: A significant number of young adults cannot find employment: According to the International Labour Organization (ILO), in the first quarter of 2018, on average 8.8% of young adults were looking for work in Switzerland. For many of them, the entry into the job market is posing a huge challenge. Experts at Pro Juventute and Coca‑Cola Switzerland want to start right there and support young people making the step from education into work.
Patrick Wittweiler on the issue of CO2: "We have set very specific goals to reduce CO2". Valser Mineral Springs is certified as a company with a good carbon footprint.
Only a few centimeters of the whitish tubers stick out from the brown soil. The gorgeous sugar beets on Hansueli Wettstein's farm are well hidden under their firm, green leaves. We are meeting with the passionate farmer on his fields in Brüttisellen on a beautiful October morning, just in time for the harvest. Coca‑Cola Switzerland's production site is only a few hundred meters away as the crow flies. This is where the sugar obtained from the beets will add their sweet taste.
June 5 is World Environment Day, in which about 150 countries participate. At Coca‑Cola HBC Switzerland, Monica Lehmann is responsible for ensuring that people think about the environment, not just one day out of the year, but every day.
Per capita consumption of Coca‑Cola Zero Sugar in Switzerland is higher than in most other countries. It is exactly ten years ago that this alternative to the original Coke was introduced in this market.
In a recently published study of the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) on the topic "Environmental Objectives of Companies in Switzerland" Coca‑Cola HBC Switzerland achieved the third best result of the total of 500 largest Swiss companies.
The Swiss population insists on individual responsibility and information when it comes to nutrition and exercise. Government interventions like the sugar tax are clearly rejected.
Entdecke die Welt von Coca‑Cola im Visitor Center in Dietlikon (ZH)