Zug, Switzerland – 31 March 2014 – Coca‑Cola HBC AG ("Coca‑Cola HBC" or the “Company” and, together with its subsidiaries, the “Coca‑Cola HBC Group”) announces that in accordance with paragraph 9.6.1 of the Listing Rules, the U.K. Annual Financial Report (“Annual Report”) for the year ended 31 December 2013 has been uploaded on 31 March 2014 to the National Storage Mechanism and will shortly be available at: www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/NSM.

The Annual Report can also be downloaded on the Company’s website at:

www.coca-colahellenic.com/investorrelations/annualreports

Printed copies of the Annual Report will be available from 30 April 2014 and can be requested by any interested shareholder, free of charge, at:

www.coca-colahellenic.com/investorrelations/annualreports/orderareport

The Disclosure and Transparency Rules (“DTR”) require that an announcement of the publication of an Annual Report should include the disclosure of such information from the Annual Report as is of a type that would be required to be disseminated in a Halfyearly Report in compliance with the DTR 6.3.5(2) disclosure requirement. A condensed set of the Coca‑Cola HBC Group’s financial statements and information on important events that have occurred during the financial year and their impact on the financial statements were included in the Coca‑Cola HBC Group’s preliminary results announcement released on 14 February 2014 (the “Preliminary Announcement”). That information, together with the information set out in the Appendix to this announcement, which is extracted from the Annual Report, constitutes the material required by DTR 6.3.5. References to page numbers and notes to the accounts made in the extracts from the Annual Report, refer to page numbers and notes to the accounts in the Annual Report. Terms used, but not otherwise defined in this announcement, have the meanings given to them in the Annual Report. This announcement is not a substitute for reading the full Annual Report.

Enquiries

Coca‑Cola HBC Group

Basak Kotler

Investor Relations Director

 

 Tel: +41 41 726 0143

basak.kotler@cchellenic.com

Eri Tziveli

Investor Relations Manager

Tel: +30 210 618 3133

eri.tziveli@cchellenic.com

Dimitris Bakas

Investor Relations Manager

Tel: +30 210 618 3124

dimitris.bakas@cchellenic.com

International media contact:

StockWell Communications

Rob Morgan

Suzanne Bartch

Anushka Mathew

 

Tel: +44 20 7240 2486

robert.morgan@stockwellgroup.com

suzanne.bartch@stockwellgroup.com

anushka.mathew@stockwellgroup.com

Greek media contact:

V+O Communications

Argyro Oikonomou

 

Tel: +30 211 7501219

ao@vando.gr

About Coca‑Cola HBC

Coca‑Cola HBC is the second-largest bottler of products of The Coca‑Cola Company in terms of volume with sales of more than 2 billion unit cases. It has a broad geographic footprint with operations in 28 countries serving a population of approximately 585 million people. Coca‑Cola HBC offers a diverse range of ready-to-drink non-alcoholic beverages in the sparkling, juice, water, sport, energy, tea and coffee categories. Coca‑Cola HBC is committed to promoting sustainable development in order to create value for its business and for society. This includes providing products that meet the beverage needs of consumers, fostering an open and inclusive work environment, conducting its business in ways that protect and preserve the environment and contribute to the socio-economic development of the local communities.

Coca‑Cola HBC has a premium listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: CCH) and its shares are listed on the Athens Exchange (ATHEX: EEE). Coca‑Cola HBC’s American depositary shares (ADSs) are listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CCH). Coca‑Cola HBC is included in the Dow Jones Sustainability and FTSE4Good Indexes. For more information, please visit http://www.coca-colahellenic.com/.

 

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