Coca-Cola headquarters, Atlanta, Georgia. Atlanta-based Coca-Cola Company is the world's largest beverage company. Coke has almost 500 brands, sold in more than 200 countries (nearly 1.6 billion servings a day). Coca-Cola Enterprises, also based in Atlanta, bottles and distributes the beverages.
Coca-Cola was invented by John Pemberton, who was a pharmacist. He created it in May of 1886. Coca-Cola became one of America's most popular soda. It was the worlds largest brand and it was marketed everywhere. Lots of people enjoyed this drink and were having it on a daily basis.
An Atlanta icon, the new World of Coca-Cola (20) has expanded and offers a 4-D theater, the world’s largest Coke memorabilia collection, a functioning bottling line, and a Pop Culture Gallery with works by artists such as Andy Warhol and Steve Penley. www.worldofcoca-cola.com. (800) 676-2653.