Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Refresco Beverages US Inc. regarding its recent data breach. The Refresco data breach involved sensitive personal identifiable information and protected health information belonging to over 25,000 individuals.
ABOUT REFRESCO BEVERAGES US INC.:
Refresco is a global beverage solutions provider with operations in Europe, North America, and Australia. As an independent bottler, Refresco’s provides services to both retailers and beverage brand owners. Founded in 1999, Refresco works with beverage companies to produce, bottle, and package a wide variety of beverage products, including fruit juices, soft drinks, and mineral waters. Additionally, Refresco assists its customers in sourcing ingredients and managing warehousing and distribution logistics. Producing over 40 million liters of the world’s most well-known drinks, Refresco’s has over 13,000 employees globally and its North America corporate office is in Tampa, Florida.
On May 14, 2023, Refresco discovered that it had experienced a data breach in which the sensitive personal identifiable information and protected health information in its systems may have been accessed. Through its investigation, Refresco determined that an unauthorized actor may have accessed this sensitive information. On November 9, 2023, Refresco began notifying individuals whose information may have been impacted. The type of information exposed includes:
- Social Security number
- Driver’s license number
- Date of birth
- Financial account number
- Medical information
- Health insurance information
If you received a breach notification letter from Refresco Beverages US Inc.:
We would like to speak with you about your rights and potential legal remedies in response to this data breach. Please fill out the form, below, or contact us at (608) 237-1775 or email@example.com.
If you were impacted by the Refresco data breach, you may consider taking the following steps to protect your personal information.
- Carefully review the breach notice and retain a copy;
- Enroll in any free credit monitoring services provided by Refresco Beverages US Inc.;
- Change passwords and security questions for online accounts;
- Regularly review account statements for signs of fraud or unauthorized activity;
- Monitor credit reports for signs of identity theft; and
- Contact a credit bureau(s) to request a temporary fraud alert.