Coca-Cola Bottling Company

Coca-Cola Bottling Company

January 23, 2008 08:00 ET

Kevin Warren Named as President of Coca-Cola Bottling Company

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 23, 2008) - Coca-Cola Bottling Company today announced that Kevin Warren has been named President and General Manager, effective immediately. Mr. Warren will report to Terry Marks, President, North American Business Unit, Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc.

Mr. Warren will oversee all aspects of Coca-Cola Bottling Company's operations in Canada, including manufacturing, sales and distribution, with a priority focus on customer and operational excellence. Mr. Warren looks forward to leading the way as Coca-Cola Bottling Company continues its Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability (CRS) journey.

"2008 is the year that Coca-Cola Bottling Company will integrate CRS into all aspects of our business," said Mr. Warren. "Our five priority CRS focus areas are Water Stewardship, Sustainable Packaging & Recycling, Energy Conservation & Climate Change, Product Portfolio & Wellbeing, and Diverse & Inclusive Culture."

Mr. Warren has served with Coca-Cola Enterprises for the past 17 years, most recently serving as General Manager of the Great Britain Business Unit. Prior to joining Coca-Cola Enterprises, Mr. Warren spent seven years working in the travel industry including two years running his own business. In 1990, Mr. Warren joined Cadbury Schweppes to help establish what is now CCE's full service vending operation in Europe. Born and raised in England, Mr. Warren received his Bachelor Degree in Law from Bristol University.

Coca-Cola Bottling Company, a wholly-owned operating division of Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc., operates in all ten provinces, employs 5,500 people across Canada, and produces, sells and/or distributes a full range of sparkling and still beverages, including, Coca-Cola, Coca-Cola Zero, diet Coke, caffeine free Coca-Cola, Coca-Cola with Lime, diet Coke with Lime, caffeine free diet Coke, Black Cherry Vanilla Coke, Sprite, diet Sprite Zero, FUZE, Five Alive, Fruitopia, Fresca, Barq's root beer, CPlus beverages, Fanta, Nestea ice teas, AriZona iced teas, Orangina, POWERaDE sports drinks, Full Throttle, Rockstar, TAB Energy, Evian, DASANI remineralized water, DASANI Essentials, V8 vegetable and fruit juices, and Minute Maid 100% juices.

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