Metro Atlanta's Fortune 1000 Companies
The Coca-Cola Company
1 Coca-Cola Plaza NW
Atlanta, GA 30313
|2011 Revenue:||$46.5 billion|
The Coca-Cola Company is the world's largest beverage company, producing nearly 500 sparkling and still brands. Along with Coca-Cola, recognized as the world's most valuable brand, the company's portfolio includes 12 other billion dollar brands, including Diet Coke, Fanta, Sprite, Coca-Cola Zero, vitaminwater, POWERADE, Minute Maid and Georgia Coffee. Globally, they are the No. 1 provider of sparkling beverages, juices and juice drinks and ready-to-drink teas and coffees. Through the world's largest beverage distribution system, consumers in more than 200 countries enjoy the company's beverages at a rate of nearly 1.6 billion servings a day.
The company's flagship beverage was invented by local pharmacist John Stith Pemberton in 1886, and Coca-Cola remains the corporate brand most readily identified with Atlanta.
Coca-Cola's Atlanta operations include their 35-acre headquarters complex at North Avenue and Luckie Street, 250,000 square feet of office space at Glenlake Office Park in the Central Perimeter, and 218,000 square feet Northridge Business Park in Dunwoody. Job seekers may also find opportunities with the company at the World of Coca-Cola attraction on Baker Street, as well as company affiliated bottling, manufacturing, processing, packaging, packing, storage and warehousing facilities in the metro area.