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– History:
– Kofola originated in 1959 in Prague as a result of research on surplus caffeine.
– Introduced in 1960, Kofola gained popularity in Czechoslovakia during the 1960s and 1970s.
– Kofola is still popular today and can be draught-poured in restaurants.
– Bottled in various sizes since 1998, Kofola remains available in kegs as well.
– Kofola has expanded its presence to multiple countries in Europe.

– Presentation:
– Since 2002, Kofola has targeted a young audience with successful media campaigns.
– The slogan “If you love her, there is nothing to question” has been central to their marketing.
– The Kofola logo underwent a change in 2000 to resemble a coffee flower.
– A Christmas TV commercial from 2003 has become iconic in Czech TV.
– The brand has focused on engaging marketing strategies to maintain relevance.

– Company:
– Kofola ČeskoSlovensko a.s. is the sole producer and distributor in Czech Republic and Slovakia.
– The company has diversified its product range to include soft drinks, water, juices, and more.
– Mergers and acquisitions have played a significant role in the company’s growth.
– Kofola Group operates in multiple countries beyond Czech Republic and Slovakia.
– The company expanded into the beer market through acquisitions in 2023.

– Ingredients:
– Kofo syrup, the main ingredient, consists of 14 herbal and fruit extracts, sugar, and caramel.
– Compared to major cola brands, Kofola contains less sugar and more caffeine.
– Kofola does not contain phosphoric acid, setting it apart from other soft drinks.
– The unique blend of ingredients gives Kofola its distinct sweet-and-sour flavor.
– Variants like Kofola Lemon, Sugar-Free, and Vanilla offer diverse options to consumers.

– Products:
– Kofola Original is available in various bottle sizes, cans, and kegs.
– The product range has expanded to include flavors like dandelion and peppermint.
– Limited-edition flavors like cherry, almond, and coconut have been introduced.
– Seasonal editions like the 2019 Christmas edition cater to changing consumer preferences.
– Kofola’s product line includes a diverse range of flavors to suit different tastes.

Kofola (Wikipedia)

Kofola (Czech pronunciation: [ˈkofola]) is a carbonated soft drink produced by the eponymous Czech company, which is headquartered in Krnov, Czech Republic. It is the principal rival of Coca-Cola and Pepsi in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The company is one of the leading soft drink producers and distributors in Central and Eastern Europe.

TypeSoft drink
ManufacturerKofola ČeskoSlovensko a.s.
Country of origin Czechoslovakia
Introduced1960; 64 years ago (1960)
VariantsKofola Originál, Meruňka, Meloun, Malina, Ostružina, Angrešt, Guarana, Bez cukru, Višňová, Citrus
Related productsCoca-Cola, Pepsi, Polo Cocta
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