GRUPO CONTINENTAL, S.A.B.

GRUPO CONTINENTAL, S.A.B.

Previous company name
GRUPO CONTINENTAL, S.A.
Name change date
6/2008
Company Overview
Grupo Continental, SA is a beverage company based in Mexico. The company is engaged in the production, distribution and sale of non-alcoholic, ready-to-drink beverages owned by The Coca-Cola Company trademarks, such as: Coca-Cola, Coca-Cola Light, Coca-Cola Light Caffeine Free, Coca-Cola Zero, Fanta, Fanta Zero, Sprite, Sprite Zero, Fresca, Fresca Lado B, Fresca Zero, Manzana Lift, Manzana Lift Golden, Manzana Lift +Manzana, Manzana Lift Zero, Delaware Punch, Senzao, Ciel, Ciel Mineralizada, Ciel Saborizada, Minute Maid Revita, Minute Maid Forte, Nestea, Nestea Light, Nestea Green Tea, Powerade, Powerade AM, Burn, Tab Energy, Gladiator Energy Drink, Aquarius, Del Valle, Frutsi and Beberй.
Grupo Continental was established in 1964 under the leadership of its founder, Dr. Burton E. Grossman. Based in Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico, the company operates in central and western Mexico. The company has eight production and distribution centers, two production centers and 72 distribution centers, located in major cities in the states of Aguacalientes, Coahuila, Colima, Durango, Jalisco, San Luis Potosi and Zacatecas.
Business Summary
Grupo Continental S A B is a holding company of bottling companies, whose main activity is to manufacture, purchase and sell soft drinks, purified water and other non-carbonated drinks, all under the brands owned by The Coca-Cola Company (TCCC). These entities operate the franchise granted by TCCC, distributed in seven states of Mexico.
Description and history
Grupo Continental S A B is a holding company of bottling companies, whose main activity is to manufacture, purchase and sell soft drinks, purified water and other non-carbonated drinks, all under the brands owned by The Coca-Cola Company (TCCC). These entities operate the franchise granted by TCCC, distributed in seven states of Mexico. The Company produces, distributes and sells soft drinks under the brands owned by TCCC, such as Coca-Cola, Coca-Cola Light, Coca-Cola Light Caffeine Free, Coca-Cola Zero, Fanta, Fanta Zero, Sprite, Sprite Zero, Fresca, Fresca Zero, Lift, Lift Zero, Senzao, Delaware Punch, Nestea, Nestea Light, Powerade, Minute Maid Revita, Minute Maid Forte, Ciel, Ciel Saborizada Plus, Ciel Saborizada Fine Bubbles, Aquarius, Ciel Mineralizada, Burn, TaB, Gladiator and Seagram’s. During the year ended December 31, 2008, the Company’s total sales volume amounted to 403 million unit cases, including allowances and samplings.

Established under the leadership of its founder, Dr. Burton E. Grossman

Description in Spanish
Grupo Continental S A B manufactura y distribuye refrescos; compra y vende agua mineral y sistemas de enfriamiento y tambien produce azucar. La mayoria de las ventas se derivan de la produccion de productos licenciados por Coca-Cola como son Coca-Cola, Coca-Cola Vainilla, Coca-Cola Light, Fanta, Sprite, Sprite Cero, Fresca, Lift, Senzao, Beat, Delaware Punch, Nestea, Nestea Light, Powerade, Disney Aventures, y Ciel Natural y Ciel Moneralizada. El corporativo de la compania esta localizado en Tampico, Tamalulipas, Mexico.
Business Line
Production, distribution and sale of non-alcoholic, ready-to-drink beverages owned by The Coca-Cola Company trademarks
Subsidiary
CONCENTRADOS INDUSTRIALES, S.A. DE C.V.
Advisor
HORWATH CASTILLO MIRANDA S.C.
IPO date

US SIC Code
2086
Company Address
2303, Avenida Hidalgo, Colonia Smith

City province or state postal code
89140, TAMPICO TAMAULIPAS
Phone: +52 833 241 2500
Fax: +52 833 541 2577
Country address: MEXICO
Website url: www.contal.com