Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company is the proud supporting sponsor of the Economic Alliance’s Cedar Rapids Restaurant Week 2023. Restaurant Week is a ten day, buy local foodie program that showcases unique and tasty eats and establishments that are scattered in the Cedar Rapids metro area. The annual event is a community favorite and prides itself on highlighting small businesses and promotes patronage to local restaurants.
Part of the mission at the Economic Alliance is to help businesses succeed. We work to promote the value and importance of creating positive impact in our local economy, and Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company shares that value. Community engagement is one of their focused mission pillars, which makes them the perfect pairing partner for Restaurant Week 2023. The family-owned small business takes great pride in supporting other locally owned small businesses within the communities they serve. They’re dedicated to sponsoring local events like Restaurant Week to showcase their commitment in supporting their customers and community.
“Being a member of the Economic Alliance is not just an investment in our community, it’s also an investment in our team at Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company in Cedar Rapids. The opportunities for our staff to participate in local programs and events like these are invaluable,” said Cedar Rapids General Manager Jeff Brunscheen. “The Economic Alliance aligns with our company goal of giving back to the community in which we have the privilege to serve.”
The Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company was founded in 1909. In 1923 the company started producing Coca-Cola bottles in Atlantic, Iowa. The Atlantic production facility is still in use today and produces a large majority of 12pk and 24 pk cans, 2liters, and 20oz bottles for the state of Iowa. The Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company currently employs over 800 people in Iowa at locations in Atlantic, Spirit Lake, Ames, Mason City, Cedar Falls, Dubuque, Quad Cities, Ottumwa, Cedar Rapids, and Des Moines which is also the location of the Corporate Headquarters. For more information, please visit our website at www.atlanticbottling.com.
The Economic Alliance is thankful to have incredible partners such as Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Co. to help bring local programs such as Restaurant Week to life. Local support, means local success. We encourage the community to support all local restaurants and establishments, not just during Restaurant Week, but more importantly year-round. Your support is what keeps their kitchens fired up and lights on, and they need your taste buds to keep coming back for more. Check out the entire list of our local member restaurants here.
For all the tasty details on Restaurants Week 2023 including participating restaurants, menus and more, visit https://www.cedarrapids.org/economic-alliance-events/cr-restaurant-week/