Coca-Cola Beverage Philippines, Inc, (CCBPI), the bottling arm of Coca-Cola in the country, is partnering with Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) to further the safety and sustainability within logistics operations. A total of 95 top-of-the-line Isuzu vehicles have been turned over to Coca-Cola’s expansive delivery fleet.
For every bottle of Coca-Cola that you purchase, there’s an implicit promise that it was delivered with the utmost quality, in accordance with strict safety guidelines, and adhered to high sustainability standards.
With almost 3,000 trucks and over 2,000 sales service vehicles, the Coca-Cola company boasts one of the largest truck fleets in the Philippines. About 2,500 shipments are made per day with up to 20,000 doors taking Coca-Cola deliveries across the country.
Three pillars make up Coca-Cola’s road safety framework, which includes organization and culture, vehicles and technologies, and the drivers. Each pillar has different programs and initiatives that make room for capability development, technical standards and monitoring, and finally driving performance and engagement.
The Isuzu trucks turned over to the company features Allison automatic transmission units, which is the first of its kind in the Philippines. These transmissions were specially made by Gendiesel Philippines, Inc. to meet the requirements that commercial vehicles demand. The installed palletized bottle carriers were made by IPC partner bodybuilders, Almazora and Centro.
- Nationwide dealer network
- Nationwide parts availability
- Expert Japanese engineers
- Expert service technicians
- Mobile medic
- Drivers and mechanics training
- Safety driving training
- Fuel eco-driving training
Isuzu vehicles are known for their reliability and efficiency. The partnership promises to deliver dependable transportation solutions to support the Coca-Cola brand’s extensive and intensive distribution requirements. Isuzu trucks are equipped with Euro IV and V compliant engines that produce cleaner emissions. With Blue Power technology, which helps with fuel economy and power.