Today ‘designated driver’ is a household phrase. But where did it come from? To mark our annual Designated Driver campaign this Christmas, where we offer drivers a free second soft drink on Coca-Cola, Schweppes or Appletiser, we look back at the history of the phenomenon…
These days a designated driver is a must-have on a night out. When you’re planning where to go, what to do and who to invite, choosing your designated driver is just part of the
Will you be doing the driving over the Christmas party season? Or have you already appointed a Designated Driver for the night? Or are you still undecided? Take the poll and let us know!
Designated Driver is our annual initiative - run in partnership with the Department for Transport’s THINK! Drink Drive campaign – to reward people who volunteer to do the driving over the festive period and help friends and family get home safely. We offer them
9 Dec 2016
The Christmas party season is upon us, and with it comes the inevitable fear of running out of mixer drinks at festive get-togethers. In fact, research reveals a third (32%) of people run out of mixer at Christmas house parties. In answer to this widespread British problem, iconic mixer brand Schweppes has launched its very own Mixer Hotline delivering bottled bubbles direct to peoples’ doors – all absolutely free.
The brand has teamed-up with chef
Chef and food writer, Gizzi Erskine has teamed up with Schweppes to pull out all the stops and ensure Christmas parities don't go flat this season, by launching a 'Mixer Hotline'. Find out how you can get a special batch of Schweppes mixer delivered for free!
The Christmas party season is upon us, and with it comes the inevitable fear of running out of mixer drinks at festive get-togethers. In fact, research reveals a third (32%) of people run out
Forget getting your presents in time, the hardest thing at Christmas is picking the Designated Driver. So we’ve pulled together some fun ways to choose your hero – your designated driver for the night - who can claim a free second soft drink as part of our festive campaign.
Let’s face it, when it comes to a night out, it’s not easy choosing a Designated Driver i.e. someone to help the group get home safely after they’ve had a few drinks. The
The work party. The annual uni reunion. The family get-togethers. There’s no time like the countdown to Christmas and New Year’s. But, who’s going to spare a thought for the unsung heroes - the designated drivers?
For the ninth year in a row, we’re bringing back our Designated Driver promotion – run in partnership with the government's THINK! Drink Drive campaign – which rewards people who volunteer to do the driving over the festive
As part of its #RefreshingStuff campaign, Oasis has launched special packaging that's optimised for the social media 'face swapping' phenomenon. Find out how you can win a limited edition bottle!
These days you can face swap your friend, your favourite celebrity or even your cat. But what about your favourite drink? No problem. Oasis has just created the world's first ever* face swappable bottle...
Using any face swap app (Snapchat springs to mind)
2 Dec 2016
You can face swap your friend, your favourite celebrity, your cat and now, a bottle of Oasis Summer Fruits. Yes, that’s right, the brand has created the world’s first ever face swappable bottle.
The activity forms part of the brand’s popular #RefreshingStuff campaign and replaces fans’ faces with a fruity alternative via any face swap app, allowing users to take pride of place on the iconic Oasis bottle. The campaign will be a mix of social and
For the 9th year in a row, we’re bringing back our Designated Driver scheme – run in partnership with the Department for Transport’s THINK! Drink Drive campaign – which rewards people who volunteer to do the driving over the festive period with a free second soft drink.
Our Designated Driver campaign is how we say thanks to all of you who help your loved ones get home safely over the Christmas party season and New Year's Eve with a special ‘buy
1 Dec 2016
At Coca-Cola, we set out to refresh the world - in mind, body and spirit – and to inspire moments of optimism through our brands and actions. We are the world’s leading manufacturer, marketer and distributor of non-alcoholic drink concentrates and syrups and we're responsible more than 500 brands globally.
Here, we take a look at how things work in the UK.
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At Coca-Cola Great Britain (CCGB) we're responsible for 20 brands and