A beverage recipe for success

In the Czech Republic and Slovakia, Kofola is one of the biggest regional soft drink producers, employing more than 2,000 people in seven production plants.
But that wasn’t the case in 2002 when Jannis Samaras, the 2012 Entrepreneur Of The Year winner from the Czech Republic, and his father staked their assets on a license for Kofola, a down and out cola drink from the Communist era.