Headquarters in Mexico
Coca-Cola FEMSA website: www.coca-colafemsa.com
According to its website as of April 2005, Coca-Cola FEMSA is the largest Coca-Cola bottler in Latin America and the second-largest Coca-Cola bottler in the world. The Coca-Cola Company and FEMSA are significant minority shareholders of Coca-Cola FEMSA; the remainder of the shares are held by the public.
The Coca-Cola Company Releases Findings From Workplace Assessments of Six Bottling Plants in Colombia - Corrective Action Plan to Address Environment, Health and Safety Infractions
Conclusions from an independent workplace assessment conducted in Colombia for The Coca-Cola Company reveal a workplace environment where labor and human rights are respected and protected. [also refers to Panamco Colombia (part of Coca-Cola FEMSA),...
Author: conducted by Cal Safety Compliance Corporation for The Coca-Cola Company
There were no threats by management discovered nor attempts to attack or intimidate a worker for being affiliated with a union, or for being a union organizer or for being a union official...Security guards were not being used to harass, intimidate or...
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Author: Ron Chepesiuk, National Defense College, Bangladesh, in Daily Star [Bangladesh]
...little effort has been made to make the multinationals accountable for what they do in interest of profit. But times are changing, thanks to a coalition consisting of plaintiffs from the developing world and aggressive human rights groups...[that]...
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Author: Paul Simao, Reuters
Coca-Cola Co. should be held responsible for the death of a worker who was murdered by paramilitaries at one of the soft drink maker's bottling plants in Colombia, a U.S. human rights group said...[also refers to Panamco (part of Coca-Cola FEMSA)]