“There is no decision to shut down Coca-Cola factories in Iasi or Ploiesti. We can not comment the rumors or speculations on this matter. The activity of the two factories continues in its regular parameters”, reads the press release remitted by Coca-Cola Romania.

Coca-Cola announced in September the shut down of Sacadat-based bottling facility, the decision being part of the company’s development strategy which targets consolidation of the production capacity of factories in Iasi, Timisoara, Ploiesti and Dorna.