Zug, Switzerland – 17 March 2016 - Coca‑Cola HBC AG (Coca‑Cola HBC or the Company or the Group) announced today the publication of its integrated annual report for the year ended 31 December 2015 (Annual Report).
A copy of the Annual Report will be submitted to the National Storage Mechanism and will be shortly available for inspection at www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/nsm
The Annual Report is also available on the Company’s website at: http://www.coca-colahellenic.com/investorrelations/annualreports Printed copies of the Annual Report will be available from 11 April 2016 and can be requested by interested shareholders, free of charge, at: http://www.coca-colahellenic.com/investorrelations/annualreports/orderareport
In accordance with the Disclosure and Transparency Rule (DTR) 6.3.5R and the requirements it imposes as to how to make public annual financial reports, we are required to disclose such information from the Annual Report as is of a type that would be required to be disseminated in compliance with DTR6.3.5R(2). A condensed set of the Company’s consolidated financial statements and information on important events that have occurred during the financial year ended 31 December 2015 and their impact on the financial statements were included in the Group’s preliminary results announcement released on 19 February 2016. 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 DTR6.3.5R to be communicated to the media in unedited full text through a Regulatory Information Service. Page numbers and notes to the accounts mentioned 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 material is not a substitute for reading the Annual Report in its entirety.
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About Coca‑Cola HBC
Coca‑Cola HBC is a leading bottler of The Coca‑Cola Company with a sales volume of more than 2 billion unit cases. It has a broad geographic footprint with operations in 28 countries serving a population of approximately 590 million people. Coca‑Cola HBC offers a diverse range of non-alcoholic ready to drink 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 is ranked beverage industry leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability World and Europe Indices, and is also included in the FTSE4Good Index.
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). For more information, please visit http://www.coca-colahellenic.com.