Muhtar Kent


  • April 15- Strong sales volume growth in China helped The Coca-Cola Co beat quarterly revenue estimates as lower-priced, smaller soda bottles and juices attracted more price and health-conscious shoppers in the world's second largest economy.

  • Coca-Cola sells more drinks but soda dips Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 7:56 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Coca-Cola, the world's biggest beverage maker, said Tuesday that the amount of soda it sold globally fell for first time in 15 years. Gary Fayard, the company's outgoing chief financial officer, attributed the decline in sodas partly to the timing of Easter, which falls in the second quarter this year instead of the first.

  • BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb 21- Coca-Cola Co on Friday announced deals to sell bottling operations in the greater Chicago and central Florida areas as it slowly undoes its 2010 purchase of its North American bottler.

  • BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb 21- Coca-Cola Co on Friday announced deals to sell bottling operations in Greater Chicago and Central Florida, as it slowly undoes its 2010 purchase of its North American bottler.

  • UPDATE 1-Coca-Cola CFO Fayard to retire Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 5:23 PM ET

    The announcement from the world's biggest soda company came hours after rival PepsiCo was hit with a renewed push from billionaire activist investor Nelson Peltz to split its challenged North American beverage business from its more robust snacks operation.

  • *Sales fall 4 pct to $11.04 bln vs est $11.31 bln. Feb 18- Coca-Cola Co's quarterly global sales volumes rose less than the company estimated and fell in North America, but the company said it expects to restore sales momentum in 2014..

  • Dec 13- The surprise departure of a potential Coca-Cola Co chief executive has put the global chief customer officer in contention to eventually succeed CEO Muhtar Kent.

  • 7 reasons why the market is topping: Doug Kass Wednesday, 17 Jul 2013 | 8:05 AM ET
    Douglas Kass at the Reach poker tournament in New York.

    Doug Kass says the market is currently making a top. Here are his seven reasons why.

  • Coca-Cola's profit up even as sales disappoint Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012 | 11:09 AM ET

    NEW YORK-- The Coca-Cola Co. has a formula for growth in the volatile economic climate: sell more of its drinks in emerging markets and evolve its stable of products at home, where concerns over sugary drinks are intensifying.

  • Change the Tax Code, Level the Field: Coca-Cola CEO Thursday, 7 Jul 2011 | 1:57 PM ET

    The U.S. needs comprehensive tax reform "so that U.S. corporations, small, medium-size and large, can have a level playing field," Coca-Cola Chairman Muhtar Kent told CNBC Thursday.

  • Warren Buffett and Muhtar Kent     Thursday, 7 Jul 2011 | 8:35 AM ET

    The U.S. economy is better than it was 18 months ago but the recovery is still mixed, with Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman/CEO and Muhtar Kent, Coca-Cola chairman/CEO.

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