President and CEO John Sherman, III visits the employees in Birmingham’s Coca-Cola bottling facility. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now
Birmingham is home to
Coca-Cola UNITED, one of the largest Coca-Cola bottling facilities in the United States. I sat down with President and CEO John Sherman, III to learn how the American Red Cross helps each Coca-Cola UNITED employee arrive home safe and sound.
John Sherman will be honored at the
American Red Cross Gala on Friday, April 3. To attend, you can purchase tickets online. Continue reading “Red Cross to award John Sherman and Birmingham’s Coca-Cola UNITED for training services”
Help from the American Red Cross provides smiles to those affected by Hurricane Michael. Photo via American Red Cross
It’s been a little over a week since Hurricane Michael—a Category 4 storm—ravaged the Florida Panhandle. Here’s a look at how companies and individuals across Birmingham are helping those affected by the storm and how you can too.
Continue reading “Birmingham companies help those affected by Hurricane Michael, including Bresco and Coca-Cola Bottling Company United, Inc. Plus, find out where you can donate.”
Staff at the new Panama City center celebrate on Day 1 (Image courtesy of Coca-Cola United)
Birmingham’s Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED acquired 10 new sales and distribution centers from Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated and The Coca-Cola Company. Check out the sweet details here!
Continue reading “Birmingham’s Coca-Cola UNITED acquires 10 new territories”
In December of 2015, Birmingham based Coca-Cola United signed letters of intent to re-franchise the Atlanta distribution territory.
Accordingly, the transaction recently closed and the Birmingham Coca-Cola United headquarters will now operate facilities in the neighboring state.
via Coca-Cola United
Continue reading “Coca-Cola UNITED closes on major Atlanta acquisition”
The fleet of six compressed natural gas (CNG) buses will offer Wi-Fi
From a press release by Ronda Robinson, Director of Communications for the Birmingham Jefferson County Transit Authority (BJCTA)
Birmingham, AL – Imagine going to a restaurant on Birmingham’s Southside then heading downtown for a concert on the same night without having to drive around to search for a place to park?
Continue reading “Magic City Connector to provide transportation to Birmingham cultural and entertainment sites”