Introducing Refresco Gerber

On November 12, 2013 Gerber Emig merged with Refresco to create leading European bottler of soft drinks, juices and fruit juices for retailers and branded players.

This combination creates a compelling industry proposition for retail and branded customers who will benefit from greater scale, a seamless service across geographies and access to a broader portfolio of soft drinks and fruit juices in more markets. To read more about the new company visit:

If you have any questions about the merger, please do not hesitate to contact your Gerber Emig account manager/contact person directly.

About Refresco Gerber

Refresco Gerber is leading European bottler of soft drinks and fruit juices for retailers and branded players with production in the Benelux, France, Germany, Iberia, Italy, the UK, Poland and Finland. The company has volumes of circa 6.5 billion litres and a revenue of circa EUR 2.3 billion. Refresco Gerber offers an extensive range of product and packaging combinations from 100% fruit juices to carbonated soft drinks and mineral waters in carton, PET, Aseptic PET, cans, pouches and glass. In addition to the efficiency of its bottling processes, the company also provides customers with total supply chain solutions – from planning and sourcing of raw materials and packaging through to warehousing and transportation.

Focused on innovation, Refresco Gerber continuously searches for new and alternative ways to improve the quality of its product and packaging combinations in line with consumer and customer demand, environmental responsibilities and market request. Refresco Gerber is headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and employs circa 4,700 staff.

For further information please contact:

Refresco Gerber
Minna Lyijynen, Communications Manager
+31 (10) 440 5165

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