Coca-Cola HBC Polska sets the Guinness World Record in opening Coca-Cola bottles in a relay
Together with University
students from Łódź, the employees of Coca-Cola HBC Polska set the World
Guinness Records in opening Coca-Cola bottles in a relay. The initiative was
also held as a charity event. Every opened Coca-Cola bottle provided one bottle
of Cappy juice, which will be given to the children of the Small Children’s
Orphanage in Łódź (Dom Dziecka dla Małych Dzieci w Łodzi).
new Guinness World Record in opening Coca-Cola bottles in a relay is now 988
people. The result was confirmed by two independent judges and it was recorded
on video, also from a drone. The record will be registered as a Guinness World
Record after having been approved by the Guinness World Records office.
previous record was set by Coca-Cola Thailand and it was lower by 347 people.
In order to break it, the employees of Coca-Cola HBC Polska and academic
students from Łódź gathered in front of the MOSiR sport hall in Łódź had to
open more than 641 250 ml Coca-Cola bottle – one person after the other.
The impeccable organizing job allowed this to be done in just 25 minutes.
am very proud of this success, which would not be possible without the
engagement of our employees and the students of the Łódź University of
Technology, who tightly crowded our Record Setting Zone. Thanks to all those
people, the atmosphere of the event was fantastic – says Dariusz Guzowski,
Director of Sales Coca-Cola HBC Polska in Łódź. I am
especially happy that we broke the previous record by nearly 400 people. Not
only because we set the bar very high and it will be hard to break again, but
also because according to our objectives, every participant meant one more
bottle of juice for the kids at the Little Children’s Orphanage. Thanks again
to all those who supported us – he adds.
a 1000 people had great fun in the specially prepared Record Setting Zone,
where they could enjoy other attractions as well, such as a photo booth, DJ
concert and the possibility to try the beverages from the wide offer of
Coca-Cola HBC Polska. Every participant received souvenirs – a bottle opener
and a hand band. The organizers also handed out over 2000 cans and over 1000
small gadgets to all of the people who gathered around the Record Setting Zone
and could not take part in breaking the record, but actively supported the
declared by the company, the initiative was above all a charity event.
Coca-Cola HBC Polska will give over 1000 bottles of Cappy juice to the Little
Children Orphanage in Łódź – one bottle per each person engaged in the record