Dual listed on the Mainboard of the Singapore Exchange and the Philippine Stock Exchange, Del Monte Pacific Ltd (DMPL) is the parent to a group of companies ("the Group") that caters to today’s consumer needs for premium quality, healthy food and beverage products. It innovates, produces, markets and distributes its products worldwide.
DMPL acquired the consumer food business of Del Monte Corporation in the United States on 18 February 2014 (which has been renamed Del Monte Foods, Inc). This acquisition extends the footprint of the Group's business to the US and South America. It also acquired various trademarks for consumer products such as Del Monte, S&W, Contadina, College Inn, Fruit Naturals, Orchard Select and SunFresh. The Group now has exclusive rights to use the Del Monte trademarks for packaged products in the United States, South America, the Philippines, Indian subcontinent and Myanmar.
The consumer product business that the Group acquired enjoys leading market shares for the US canned fruit and vegetable segments and number two position for the US canned tomatoes and broth categories. In the Philippines, the Group enjoys leading market shares for canned pineapple juice and juice drinks, canned pineapple and tropical mixed fruits, tomato sauce, spaghetti sauce and tomato ketchup.
The Group also owns another premium brand, S&W, globally except Australia and New Zealand. As with Del Monte, S&W originated in the USA in the 1890s as a producer and marketer of premium quality packaged fruit and vegetable products.
The Group owns approximately 94% of a holding company that owns 50% of FieldFresh Foods Private Limited in India. FieldFresh markets Del Monte-branded packaged products in the domestic market and Fieldfresh-branded fresh produce. Del Monte Pacific’s partner in Fieldfresh Foods is the well-respected Bharti Enterprises, which is one of the largest conglomerates in India.
With a 23,000-hectare pineapple plantation in the Philippines, 700,000-ton processing capacity and a port beside the Cannery, Del Monte Pacific's subsidiary, Del Monte Philippines, operates the world’s largest fully-integrated pineapple operation. It is proud of its long heritage of 88 years of pineapple growing and processing.
Del Monte Pacific and its subsidiaries are not affiliated with other Del Monte companies in the world, including, Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc, Del Monte Canada, Del Monte Asia Pte Ltd and these companies’ affiliates. To learn more about Del Monte worldwide, please click here. To learn more about our US subsidiary, Del Monte Foods, Inc, please visit www.delmonte.com.
Del Monte Pacific is 67%-owned by NutriAsia Pacific Ltd (NPL). NPL is owned by the NutriAsia Group of Companies which is majority-owned by the Campos family of the Philippines. The NutriAsia Group is the market leader in liquid condiments, specialty sauces and cooking oil market in the Philippines.