Company Background and Information system The Coca Cola Company is the worlds

Company background and information system the coca

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Company Background and Information system The Coca Cola Company is "the world's largest distribution system and reaches customers in more than 200 countries". Over half of the sales stem from outside the USA (THE COCA-COLA COMPANY at a Glance, n.d.). "Coca-Cola manages six operating segments (most of them geographically-based), including Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA); Latin America; North America; Asia Pacific; Bottling Investments; and Corporate" (THE COCA- COLA COMPANY at a Glance, n.d). Coca-Cola has made its mark in the beverage supplier and the economy's stock exchange. The Company operates in all parts of its market form engineering, testing, and mandating beverage drinks. "Its geographic operating segments primarily manufacture and sell beverage concentrates and syrups. North America is the largest geographic segment, accounting for about 35% of revenue; the EMEA and Asia-Pacific regions generate nearly 25% and about 15%, respectively, followed by Latin America, which brings in just more than 10% of total revenue". (THE COCA-COLA COMPANY at a Glance, n.d.).
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RUNNING HEAD: THE FINAL PROJECT: IS SYSTEM RECOMMENDATION 4 The bottling investors make up 10% of the total cash flow, which are known for their sells of soda pop to markets like Walmart and distributors. The Company owns stock in the bottling companies in Mexico and Europe. The soda pops earn up to 70 % of the profit’s world full. Coca Cola sells products to over 200 countries (THE COCA-COLA COMPANY at a Glance, n.d.). According to the Coca-Cola Company, "Coca-Cola reaches customers through the Company's most extensive beverage distribution system in the world, made up of company- owned or controlled bottling and distribution operations, as well as independently owned bottling partners, distributors, wholesalers, and retailers. The Company is a world-class advertiser, known for multiple popular ad campaigns stretching back many decades. It continues to keep its brand foremost in the mind of consumers with substantial investments in advertising" (THE COCA- COLA COMPANY at a Glance, n.d.). Financial Performance Over the past few years, Coca-Cola's annuals sales and profits dropped lower than average. Sales have decreased by over 30%, and the net income also dropped. It is still a $31 billion franchise (THE COCA-COLA COMPANY at a Glance, n.d.). Strategy The Company is facing challenges with the change in customer needs. "Expanding its self-described "consumer-centric" portfolio -- by quickly scaling wins from market to market and embracing an experimental, test-and-learn approach, is how the Company plans to grow" (THE COCA-COLA COMPANY at a Glance, n.d.). Information Technology Recommendations
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RUNNING HEAD: THE FINAL PROJECT: IS SYSTEM RECOMMENDATION 5 The Company's information systems are known for keeping up with records and are successful with the business. However, there are always areas that can be improved. Since the Internet of Things is ever-changing, even the best systems must stay up to date. Every organization depends on the companies operating information system. IS infrastructure to support the business processes and competitive strategy. In these systems, transactions are
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