Coca-Cola BIG

 

The Coca-Cola Bottling Investments Group

Supplier Summit

 

April 5-7, 2016

in Hong Kong

Matthew Quelch, Global Director - Production Equipment Procurement

Exclusive Summit with the 2nd largest bottling partner in The Coca-Cola system

 

The Coca-Cola Company´s Bottling Investments Group (BIG) is the second-largest bottling partner in Coca-Cola's system in terms of unit case volume. BIG currently employs more than 70,000 people, operates in five continents, and has increased revenues from $11 billion in 2004 to over $20 billion in 2015.

 

The objective of this Summit was to identify new equipment and solutions in process technologies for the manufacturing of value-added-dairy, juice & RTD Tea products in an affordable way.

 

The Summit took place over 2 days and included expert presentations by 12 carefully selected suppliers from the beverage Industry. During the Summit, individual meetings between the Coca-Cola participants and the suppliers were arranged in order to allow further in-depth discussions between the two parties.

BIG participated with 15 key executives from Corporate HQ, Central R&D, Procurement, and Chief Engineers from the Asian region incl. Thailand, China Swire, Australia, Japan, India etc.

 

 

The Summit was sponsored by: