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Heineken in Chihuahua will create nearly 1,800 jobs
Eusebio Reynoso, director of the Heineken project in the municipality of Meoqui, Chihuahua, announced that the factory's construction is a little over 50% complete, with expectations to start operations by late 2017, generating almost 300 direct jobs and 1,500 indirect jobs in its first stage. 247 p...
Mexico proving to be a trustworthy destination for investment
Mexico’s Grupo Modelo brewery inaugurated a US$443.7 million plant in Hunucma, in Yucatan, a move that Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto called a “turning point” in transforming the country into a “trustworthy destination” for investment. The move represents “the commitment of a worl...
Coca-Cola FEMSA cancels U.S. purchases
FEMSA revealed its decision not to continue with the purchase of certain U.S. operations in the Bottling Investments Group by The Coca Cola Company announced last February 2016. “After a deep process of analysis and negotiations with The Coca-Cola Company to purchase certain terrains in U.S., KOF ...
AB InBev’s subsidiary Grupo Modelo opens US$ 450 million brewery
Grupo Modelo, a subsidiary of Belgium-based AB InBev, opened today its eighth brewery in Mexico, after just 12 months of construction work and a US$ 450 million investment.  Located in the municipality of Hunucma, Yucatan, Cerveceria Yucateca will add 7 million hectoliters a year, equivalent to 10...
La Borra del Cafe expanding in the Bajio
The franchise La Borra del Cafe has estimations to close 2017 with at least three sales counters in Queretaro, in addition to the two locations already operating in the State. Another location soon to open is a small stand, and other four locations are being assessed now. Besides Queretaro, La Borra...