Benjamin Thomas, Joseph Whitehead and John Lupton developed what became the Coca‑Cola worldwide bottling system.
Among the biggest challenges for early bottlers, were imitations of the beverage by competitors coupled with a lack of packaging consistency among the 1,000 bottling plants at the time.
He created a flavored syrup, took it to his neighborhood pharmacy, where it was mixed with carbonated water and deemed “excellent” by those who sampled it. During the first year, sales averaged a modest nine servings per day in Atlanta.
Today, daily servings of Coca‑Cola beverages are estimated at 1.9 billion globally.
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Pemberton sold portions of his business to various parties, with the majority of the interest sold to Atlanta businessman, Asa G. In 1894, impressed by the growing demand for Coca‑Cola and the desire to make the beverage portable, Joseph Biedenharn installed bottling machinery in the rear of his Mississippi soda fountain, becoming the first to put Coca‑Cola in bottles.Whether youre a serious Coca-Cola Bottle, Carrier or Bottle Cap collector or just looking to find that bottle that reminds you of a special memory, youve come to the right place!We have a variety of Wooden Coca-Cola Crates as well as Cardboard Coke Carriers from across the decades and of course Coca-Cola Hobbleskirt bottles spanning generations and continents in a variety of sizes.The Coca-Cola Company also sells concentrate for soda fountains of major restaurants and foodservice distributors.The Coca-Cola Company has on occasion introduced other cola drinks under the Coke name.