protection of the environment. These laws are the Ley Orgánica del Ambiente (the Organic Environmental Law), the Ley Sobre Sustancias, Materiales y Desechos Peligrosos (the Substance, Material and Dangerous Waste Law), the Ley Penal del Ambiente (the Criminal Environmental Law), and the Ley de Aguas (the Water Law). The company’s Argentine operations are subject to federal and municipal laws and regulations relating to the protection of the environment. These are regulations concerning waste water discharge, which are enforced by the Secretaría de Ambiente y Desarrollo Sustentable (the Ministry of Natural Resources and Sustainable Development) and the Organismo Provincial para el Desarrollo Sostenible (the Provincial Organization for Sustainable Development) for the province of Buenos Aires. Competition Mexico and Central America: The company competes with Organización Cultiba, S.A.B. de C.V., a joint venture formed by Grupo Embotelladoras Unidas, S.A.B. de C.V.; and Empresas Polar, S.A. Its major competition in the juice category in Mexico is Grupo Jumex. In the water category, Bonafont, a water brand owned by Grupo Danone, is its major competition. In addition, the company competes with Cadbury Schweppes in sparkling beverages and with other national and regional brands in its Mexican territories, as well as ‘B brand’ producers, such as Ajemex, S.A. de C.V. and Consorcio AGA, S.A. de C.V., which offer various presentations of sparkling and still beverages. In the countries that comprise the company’s Central America region, its major competitors are Pepsi and Big Cola bottlers. In Guatemala and Nicaragua, the company competes with a joint venture between AmBev and The Central American Bottler Corporation. In Costa Rica, its principal competitor is Florida Bebidas S.A., subsidiary of Florida Ice and Farm Co. In Panama, its major competitor is Cervecería Nacional, S.A. South America (excluding Venezuela): The company’s principal competitor in Colombia is Postobón. It also competes with the producers of Big Cola. In Brazil, the company competes against AmBev, a Brazilian company. In Argentina, its major competitor is Buenos Aires Embotellador S.A., a Pepsi bottler, which is owned by Argentina’s principal brewery, Quilmes Industrial S.A., and indirectly controlled by AmBev. Venezuela: In Venezuela, the company’s major competitor is Pepsi-Cola Venezuela, C.A., a joint venture formed between PepsiCo and Empresas Polar, S.A. It also competes with the producers of Big Cola in part of this country. History Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B. de C.V. was founded in 1979.
coca-cola femsa sab-ser l (KOFL:Mexico)
Calle Mario Pani No. 100
Santa Fe Cuajimalpa
Delegación Cuajimalpa de Morelos
México, DF 05348
Phone: 52 55 1519 5000
|Arca Continental SAB de CV||$92.87 MXN||+0.14|
|Danone SA||€62.69 EUR||-0.23|
|Organizacion Cultiba SAB de CV||$20.00 MXN||+0.75|
|PepsiCo Inc||$96.52 USD||+0.57|
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