GRUPO SANBORNS, S.A. DE C.V.

GRUPO SANBORNS, S.A. DE C.V.

Previous company name
COMERCIAL CARSO S.A. DE C.V.
Name change date
3/1999
Company Overview
Grupo Sanborns, S.A. de C.V. is a private holding company for subsidiaries engaged in the different businesses. Grupo Sanborns has its registered head office in Mexico D.F., Mexico. The company was formerly called Camercial Carso S.A. de C.V. It was renamed as Grupo Sanborns in March of 1999.
Grupo Sanborns, as a holding company, takes controlling and supervisory measures and provides technical and scientific management holding services to its operating companies and enterprises, including the local units. Core services include management consulting and open-end management investments, business support services, and other investment advisorsfinancial services.
One of the company’s subsidiaries is Sanborn Hermanos S.A., which is engaged in the operation and management of department stores in Mexico.
Business Summary
Grupo Sanborns S.A. de C.V.. The Group’s principal activity is the operation of department stores specializing in personal computers, software and accessories, gift shops, music stores, restaurants and bakeries; as well as the provision of financing to clients through its own credit cards, production of chocolates and toiletries, production and sale of bread and pastries, and the administration of commercial centers. The company operates 377 retail stores in Mexico including 45 department stores with the name ‘Sears’;116 establishments providing a combination of retails and restaurants under the name of ‘Sanborns’; 33 ‘Sanborns Cafe’ restaurants, 54 music stores registered under the names of ‘Mixup’, ‘No Problem’ and ‘Discolandia’;6 wholesale stores of disks called ‘La Feria del Disco’ and 123 bakeries and pastry shops under the names ‘El Globo’ and ‘La Balance’.
Description and history
Grupo Sanborns S.A. de C.V.. The Group’s principal activity is the operation of department stores specializing in personal computers, software and accessories, gift shops, music stores, restaurants and bakeries; as well as the provision of financing to clients through its own credit cards, production of chocolates and toiletries, production and sale of bread and pastries, and the administration of commercial centers. The company operates 377 retail stores in Mexico including 45 department stores with the name ‘Sears’;116 establishments providing a combination of retails and restaurants under the name of ‘Sanborns’; 33 ‘Sanborns Cafe’ restaurants, 54 music stores registered under the names of ‘Mixup’, ‘No Problem’ and ‘Discolandia’;6 wholesale stores of disks called ‘La Feria del Disco’ and 123 bakeries and pastry shops under the names ‘El Globo’ and ‘La Balance’.

Formerly called Camercial Carso S.A. De C.V.

Description in Spanish
Grupo Sanborns S.A. de C.V. Sector: Controladora Holding Actividad Economica: Controladora de empresas dedicadas a la operaciуn de tiendas departamentales y restaurantes, fabricaciуn chocolates y artнculos de tocador, arrendamiento y administraciуn de centros comerciales.
Principales productos y/o servicios: Chocolates, artнculos de tocador, restaurantes, bares, discos, revistas.
Business Line
Holding company for subsidiaries engaged in the different businesses
Subsidiary
CENTRAL INMOBILIARIA DE MEXICO, S.A.
Advisor
PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS
IPO date

US SIC Code
5311
Company Address
CALVARIO 106
TLALPAN
City province or state postal code
14000 MEXICO D.F
Phone: +52 55 5325 9900
Fax: +52 55 5325 9974
Country address: MEXICO
Website url: www.sanborns.com.mx