The company’s Chittoor Bottling Plant wins the coveted award in the ‘Occupational Health & Safety’ category

Hyderabad, 13th July 2015: Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages Pvt. Ltd. has been awarded the Golden Peacock Award 2015 under the Occupational Health & Safety category. This award is in recognition of the company’s exemplary work at its bottling plant at Chittoor.

The Golden Peacock Awards, instituted by the Institute of Directors, is an annual event and is awarded under various categories. The winners of the Golden Peacock Awards for 2015 were finalised by a grand jury of distinguished members under the Chairmanship of Justice Justice (Dr.) Arijit Pasayat, Former Judge of Supreme Court of India, Former Chairman of Competition Appellate Tribunal of India & Authority for Advance Ruling (Customs, Central Excise & Service Tax).

According to Mr. Vishal Jethanand Khitani, Zonal Vice President, Hindustan Coca-Cola beverages Pvt. Ltd., “We are honoured to receive the prestigious Golden Peacock Award. We, at Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages Pvt Ltd, are committed to high standards of safety, health and environmental care. We strictly comply with our robust policies and procedures and continue to enhance our HSE management systems and performances to constantly meet our business excellence goal.”

Some of the notable winners in the past within this category include Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. Manesar, Lafarage Pvt. Ltd, Kolkata, EI DuePoint India Ltd, Gurgaon, GAIL (India) Limited Gas (O&M), NCR, Apollo Hospital, Chennai, Reliance Industries Limited, Operations and Distribution Dept, Mumbai, Larsen & Turbo Ltd, Hydocarbon IC, Mumbai.

About Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages

Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages Pvt. Ltd, is the largest bottling partner of The Coca-Cola Company in India. It is part of The Coca-Cola Company’s Bottling Investment Group (BIG) and responsible for the manufacture, package, sale and distribution of beverages under the trademarks of The Coca-Cola Company. The Company has always placed high value on good citizenship. For further information on the Company’s India operations and its products, please visit www.hindustancoca-cola.com.