Athens, Greece – 29 March 2011 – Coca‑Cola Hellenic Bottling Company S.A. (“Coca‑Cola Hellenic”, “Company”) announced today the filing with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") of its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2010 (the "20-F"). Coca‑Cola Hellenic also announced the filing with the Hellenic Capital Market Commission of its Statutory Annual Report for 2010, in accordance with paragraph 4 of Law 3556/2007.
The 20-F is available on the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov as well as on the Company's website athttp://www.coca-colahellenic.com . The Statutory Annual Report is available on the Athens Exchange website at www.ase.gr and on the Company’s website at http://www.coca-colahellenic.com . The Company will make available, upon the request of any interested shareholder, a hard copy of the 20-F and/or the Statutory Annual Report free of charge.
The 20-F includes the opinions of the Company's management and of its independent auditors, PricewaterhouseCoopers S.A., on the effectiveness of Coca‑Cola Hellenic’s internal controls over financial reporting pursuant to the requirements and standards of Article 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. Its independent auditors have also issued a report on the Company’s IFRS financial statements. Coca‑Cola Hellenic is pleased to announce that its management has concluded that the Company's internal controls over financial reporting were in all material respects effective as at December 31, 2010.
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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 more than 560 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