Αthens, Greece - 15 October 2012 - Coca‑Cola Hellenic Bottling Company S.A. (the “Company”) announces according to the provisions of law 3556/2007 that it was informed on 11 October 2012 by Coca‑Cola HBC AG that due to the tender offer submitted by the latter on 10 October 2012 for acquisition of the Company’s shares, Coca‑Cola HBC AG is deemed according to art. 10 (a) of law 3556/2007 and par. 1.2.2. (a) of Circular 33 of the Hellenic Capital Markets Commission to act in concert with Kar-Tess Holding and therefore to have acquired the voting rights (of a percentage of 23.3%) that correspond to the 85,355,019 shares that Kar-Tess Holding holds in the Company.

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About Coca‑Cola Hellenic
Coca‑Cola Hellenic 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 broad geographic footprint with operations in 28 countries serving a population of 579 million people. Coca‑Cola Hellenic offers a diverse range of ready-to-drink non-alcoholic beverages in the sparkling, juice, water, sport, energy, tea and coffee categories. Coca‑Cola Hellenic 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 our business in ways that protect and preserve the environment and contribute to the socio-economic development of our local communities.

Coca‑Cola Hellenic‘s shares are listed on the Athens Exchange (ATHEX: EEEK), with a secondary listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: CCB). Coca‑Cola Hellenic’s American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) are listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CCH). Coca‑Cola Hellenic is included in the Dow Jones Sustainability and FTSE4Good Indexes. For more information, please visit www.coca-colahellenic.com