AC Promotes the Development of Entrepreneurial Women

AC Promotes the Development of Entrepreneurial Women


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AC Promotes the Development of Entrepreneurial Women

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Pucusana, Peru, August 22, 2019.- In the framework of its programs for empowerment and comprehensive development in women, Arca Continental, one of the top Coca-Cola bottlers worldwide, concluded a cycle of the program known as Destapando tu Emprendimiento aimed at offering training to entrepreneurial women in Peru.

The program concluded its fourth edition with an event during which students received their academic certificates, which are backed by the School of Accounting of theUniversidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos(UNMSM). The University was in charge of offering the courses on accounting, marketing, and finances.

By means of several programs designed to enhance their business competitiveness, such as Potencia México, Potenciá tu negocio in Argentina, 5by20 in Ecuador, and Destapando tu Emprendimiento in Peru, as well as other such trainings offered to female store owners in the traditional channel, Arca Continental benefited more than 14,000 women in 2018.  

“We are committed to the development of women and we will continue to work and join efforts with other institutions to promote the entrepreneurial spirit in Pucusana and gender equality in all our operations”, stated Verónica Bonifaz, director for Public Affairs and Communications at Arca Continental Lindley, during the event.

With initiatives such as these, Arca Continental reaffirms its commitment with gender equality and reasserts the importance of consolidating its position as a strategic partner for its clients to better serve consumers in every territory where it operates.


About Arca Continental

Arca Continental produces, distributes, and markets non-alcoholic beverages under The Coca-Cola Company brand, as well as snacks under the Bokados brand in Mexico, Inalecsa in Ecuador, and Wise and Deep River in the United States. With an outstanding history spanning 93 years, Arca Continental is the second-largest Coca-Cola bottler in Latin America, and one of the largest in the world. Through its Coca-Cola franchise, the company serves more than 123 million people in the Northern and Western regions in Mexico, as well as in Ecuador, Peru, in the Northern region of Argentina, and in the Southwestern United States. Arca Continental is listed on the Mexican Stock Exchange under the ticker “AC”. For more information about Arca Continental, please visit


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