At a Glance
Dual listed on the Mainboards of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited and the Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc., Del Monte Pacific Limited (Bloomberg: DELM SP/ DELM PM), together with its subsidiaries (the “Group”), is a global branded food and beverage company that caters to today’s consumer needs for premium quality, healthy products. The Group innovates, produces, markets and distributes its products worldwide.
The Group is proud of its heritage brands - Del Monte, S&W, Contadina and College Inn – some of which originated in the USA more than 100 years ago as premium quality packaged food products. The Group has exclusive rights to use the Del Monte trademarks for packaged products in the United States, South America, the Philippines, Indian subcontinent and Myanmar, while it owns S&W globally except for Australia and New Zealand. The Group owns the Contadina and College Inn trademarks in various countries.
DMPL’s USA subsidiary, Del Monte Foods, Inc. (DMFI), owns other trademarks such as Orchard Select, Fruit Refreshers, Veggieful and Bubble Fruit while DMPL’s Philippine subsidiary, Del Monte Philippines, Inc., has the trademark rights to Del Monte, Today’s, Fiesta, 202, Fit ‘n Right, Heart Smart, Bone Smart and Quick ‘n Easy in the Philippines.
The Group sells packaged fruit, vegetable and tomato, sauces, condiments, pasta, broth, stock, juices and frozen pineapple, under various brands and also sells fresh pineapples under the S&W brand.
DMPL’s USA subsidiary operates six plants in the USA and two in Mexico, while its Philippine subsidiary operates a fully-integrated pineapple operation with its 28,000-hectare pineapple plantation in Bukidnon, a frozen fruit processing facility and a Not From Concentrate juicing plant nearby, and a fruit processing facility that is about an hour away from the plantation. The Philippine subsidiary also operates a beverage bottling plant in Cabuyao, Laguna.
The Group owns approximately 95% of a holding company that owns 50% of Del Monte Foods Private Limited in India which markets Del Monte-branded packaged products in the Indian market. The Group's joint venture partner is the well-respected Bharti Enterprises, which is one of the largest conglomerates in India.
DMPL and its subsidiaries are not affiliated with the 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.
DMPL is 71%-owned by NutriAsia Pacific Ltd. and Bluebell Group Holdings Limited, which are beneficially-owned by the Campos family of the Philippines. A subsidiary of the NutriAsia Group is the market leader in the liquid condiments, specialty sauces and cooking oil market in the Philippines.