NOKIA : Nokia Lumia smartphones to be used in select sales operations for The Coca-Cola Company

NOKIA : Nokia Lumia smartphones to be used in select sales operations for The
                              Coca-Cola Company

Espoo, Finland - Nokia has announced that Nokia Lumia smartphones will be used
by select sales forces of The Coca-Cola Company in Vietnam and Cambodia. The
devices will be used on a daily basis by sales associates in those markets for
order processing, equipment validation and market execution improvement.

Nokia Lumia smartphones offer Coca-Cola employees full support for
Microsoft(TM) Office on the Microsoft(TM) Windows Phone 8 platform, allowing
easy synchronization with Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint, Lync and Office365
as well as seamless integration with Outlook. The features enable employees to
work flexibly and remotely with secure access to all their corporate data and

Business level security also comes as standard on Nokia Lumia, with
hardware-accelerated encryption, secure boot, sandboxed apps and remote device
management capabilities. The high level security means that should an employee
misplace their smartphone, confidential company information is still

"Our collaboration with Nokia and Microsoft enables us to utilize our sales
automation and market execution tools on two very progressive platforms," said
Javier Polit, Chief Information Officer of the Bottling Investments Group, The
Coca-Cola Company. "We will be able to activate our teams with capabilities
that enable us to further improve our execution and customer services by
obtaining actionable insights. The Nokia Lumia and Microsoft platform fit our
enterprise landscape well."

"By combining the Windows 8 platform with eye-catching design and innovative
technologies, we have created smartphones that ensure Coca-Cola employees can
operate flexibly across multiple geographies and time zones and still remain
fully productive," said Stephanie Mosticchio, enterprise sales manager for
North America at Nokia. "Providing seamless synchronization with Windows
Phone 8 and Microsoft Office, Nokia Lumia smartphones enable Coca-Cola
employees to work as effectively on the go as they would in the workplace."

Nokia for Business
With the Nokia Lumia range, Nokia offers business users the ability to work on
their mobile as they would on their PC. With the Windows Phone 8 platform,
Microsoft Office and Outlook are built in allowing employees to create and
edit PowerPoint, Excel and Word documents wherever they are whilst seamlessly
syncing their files. Combined with a design that stands out, business level
security as standard, and a range of Qi standard wireless charging solutions,
the Nokia Lumia is the most innovative smartphone for businesses on the market

About Nokia
Nokia is a global leader in mobile communications whose products have become
an integral part of the lives of people around the world. Every day, more than
1.3 billion people use their Nokia to capture and share experiences, access
information, find their way or simply to speak to one another. Nokia's
technological and design innovations have made its brand one of the most
recognized in the world. For more information, visit

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