“This decision was not taken lightly,” he added.
Coca-Cola bought Odwalla in 2001. He has been evaluating Odwalla’s business over the past few years, according to a company spokesperson, who added that Odwalla’s job was not directly related to the coronavirus pandemic. He explained that health-conscious consumers are less interested in smoothies than before.
Still, the decision comes at a time when it is more important than ever to evaluate where we can improve efficiency in our business and operations, Hackett said.
“We focused on maximizing system efficiency by relentlessly prioritizing delivery to the core. [products] and key brands. “During a conference call in April, he discussed the company’s first quarter financial results.
“Less complexity [the supply chain]”The greater the chances of success,” Quincey added during a separate meeting with media members in April. In the early days of the epidemic “by focusing on the biggest brands”, Coke, Coke Zero, Simply and Minute Maid benefited consumers.
Odwalla products were delivered to retail outlets through a fleet of approximately 230 refrigerated trucks – an example of how some products can bring complications to a company’s supply chain. The beverage company also unlocks this distribution network.