The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, LLC, today announced a 6-year renewal of its existing beverage contract with The Coca-Cola Company. Under the terms of the agreement, Coca-Cola Foodservice and Hospitality, the division of Coca-Cola North America that serves the restaurant and foodservice industry, will continue to be the preferred beverage provider of The Ritz-Carlton, supplying soft drinks including Coke®, Diet Coke®, and Sprite® to 54 Ritz-Carlton Hotels worldwide.
“The Ritz-Carlton and Coca-Cola both stand for world-class service and quality products,” said Simon Cooper, president and chief operating officer of The Ritz-Carlton. “We are very pleased to continue our solid relationship with Coca-Cola and to provide our guests with these great Coca-Cola beverages.”
“This new agreement reinforces our commitment to providing The Ritz-Carlton Hotels with beverages to meet the needs of their discerning clientele,” said Doug Daft, chairman and chief executive officer of the Coca-Cola Company. “We know Ritz-Carlton guests expect the best, and we are delighted to be able to offer them the world`s finest soft drinks.”
The new contract will include Minute Maid juices and juice drinks, as well as Evian and Dasani waters.