Rock Hill Coca-Cola Blog

Winthrop University Homecoming 2016

A week’s worth of Winthrop University Homecoming 2016 celebrations will come to a head on Saturday, November 12th as Winthrop University hosts a day of tailgating, sports, and a step show. The many traditional activities will begin at 9 a.m. and will continue throughout the day.   Tailgating and Volleyball Events around the Coliseum will […]

Coca-Cola Soda Fountain Art

Coca-Cola Gets Its Name and Its Look

Coca-Cola’s Name Frank Robinson had moved to Atlanta in hopes of starting an advertising business. He invested in Pemberton Chemical Company Incorporated. Although his position in the company was as the bookkeeper, Robinson recognized the possibility of a successful financial future for Pemberton’s drink. He felt the success would be based on proper advertising. Robinson […]

Jacobs Pharmacy

Coca-Cola Begins

To understand how successful Rock Hill Coca-Cola Bottling Company has become, we must start at the beginning of this phenomenal beverage’s history. Coca-Cola began in Atlanta, Georgia in 1886. John Stith Pemberton, a young pharmacist and chemist, invented Coca-Cola. Pemberton fought for the Confederacy and rose to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the 3rd […]