8-K 1 a05-18665_18k.htm 8-K

 

UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

 

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):

October 20, 2005

 

THE COCA-COLA COMPANY

(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Delaware

 

001-02217

 

58-0628465

(State or other

 

(Commission

 

(IRS Employer

jurisdiction

 

File Number)

 

Identification No.)

of incorporation)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One Coca-Cola Plaza
Atlanta, Georgia

 

30313

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

(Zip Code)

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (404) 676-2121

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 

o            Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

o            Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

 

o            Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

 

o            Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

 

 



 

Item 2.02.                      Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

 

Attached as Exhibit 99.1 is a copy of a press release of The Coca-Cola Company, dated October 20, 2005, reporting The Coca-Cola Company’s financial results for the third quarter and year-to-date 2005. Such information, including the Exhibit attached hereto, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

 

Item 9.01.                      Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

Exhibit 99.1

 

Press Release of The Coca-Cola Company, dated October 20, 2005, reporting The Coca-Cola Company’s financial results for the third quarter and year-to-date 2005.

 

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SIGNATURES

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

 

 

 

THE COCA-COLA COMPANY
(REGISTRANT)

 

 

 

Date: October 20, 2005

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Connie D. McDaniel

 

 

 

 

Connie D. McDaniel

 

 

 

Vice President and Controller

 

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Exhibit No.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Exhibit 99.1

 

Press Release of The Coca-Cola Company, dated October 20, 2005, reporting The Coca-Cola Company’s financial results for the third quarter and year-to-date 2005.

 

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