FAQ | Arca Continental

FAQ | Arca Continental



  • Investors

    • 1.- What is Arca Continental?

      Arca Continental produces, distributes, and markets 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 more than 95 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.
    • 2.- Where are Arca Continental's corporate offices located?

      The corporate offices of Arca Continental are located at: Av. San Jerónimo 813 Pte. CP 64640, Monterrey, México
    • 3.- Under what ticker are Arca Continental's shares listed?

      Arca Continental is listed on the Mexican Stock Exchange under the ticker “AC”.
    • 4.- In which countries does it operate?

      Arca Continental has a presence in 5 countries, in the northern and western regions of Mexico, as well as in Ecuador, Peru, in the northern region of Argentina and in the southwestern region of the United States.
    • 5.- What is the shareholding structure of the company?

    • 6.- What is Arca Continental's rating from rating agencies?

      Arca Continental is rated by Fitch and Moody's on a global scale, obtaining “A” and “A2”, respectively. Additionally, on a national scale, in Mexico, it is rated by Fitch and Standard & Poors with ratings of "AAA (mex)" and "mxAAA", respectively.
    • 7.- What is a Unit Cases (UC)?

      Unit Cases (UC) are a standard scale for volume in the beverage industry. A Unit Case (UC) is the equivalent of 24 bottles of 8 ounces each.
  • Employment Opportunities

    • 1.- How can I access Arca Continental’s Career Center?

      The link to the Career Center is in the Employment Opportunities section at the top of the page; Arca Continental has a consolidated Career Center which keeps records of the CVs of all job candidates.
    • 2.- Do I have to pay to upload my CV to the Arca Continental Career Center?

      Uploading your CV is free of charge. Arca Continental and its companies make no charge for the Recruitment and Selection Processes.
    • 3.-What should I do after uploading my information to the Arca Continental Career Center?

      Once your information has been uploaded to our Career Center, it will be kept there until there is a job opportunity that matches your profile, in which case we will contact you.
    • 4.- How will I know whether you have received my information?

      You will receive a confirmation message.
    • 5.- Can I update my CV in the Arca Continental Career Center?

      You can access the Career Center with your user name and password and then update your CV, which will give us a better description of your profile on an ongoing basis.
    • 6.- How long will my information remain in the Career Center?

      Your information will be kept for a period of six months. If you don’t update it, your account will automatically be cancelled and recruiters will no longer have access to your information.
    • 7.- After I upload my information to the Career Center, will you call me to arrange an appointment or interview?

      Once you have uploaded your information, the Recruitment and Selection Team will evaluate it and contact you if you meet the profile required for any vacancies.
    • 8.- Does Arca Continental post its vacancies?

      At present, we do not post any of our vacancies, although we will be offering this service in the next few months.
    • 9.- Once I have uploaded my information to the Career Center, do I have to submit my CV by e-mail or in person to the Recruitment and Selection Team?

      Uploading your information is enough initially. If we get in touch with you later to arrange an interview, we will undoubtedly ask you for more information, so it’s a good idea to keep your CV up-to-date.
    • 10.- What should I do if I can’t upload my information to the Career Center?

      It should be easy, but if a technical problem occurs, please write to the following e-mail address, explain the problem and someone will be in contact with you by e-mail: reclutamiento@arcacontal.com
  • Suppliers

    • 1.-How can I register as a Prospective Supplier?

      Access the Suppliers section, click on Upload my Information and provide the data requested.
    • 2.- Who should I contact to offer my services?

      After registering as a prospective supplier, you will form part of our Consultation Directory, but, if you would like, you can also contact a purchasing representatives at: compras@arcacontal.com.
    • 3.-What are the requirements to be a Prospective Supplier?

      None, you must only promise to provide information that is true and to be able to fulfill your offer.
    • 4.-If I register, can I be a Supplier?

      Of course. You just need to wait for one of our buyers to need the product or service you are offering and then you can participate in the negotiations or bidding process.
    • 5.- If I am already an Arca Continental supplier, can I register in your Prospective Supplier Directory?

      Yes, in the Suppliers section, just click on the Upload my Information section and provide the requested data.
    • 6.- How long will I have to wait until you contact me?

      There is no specific timeframe. When one of our buyers looks for the products or services you offer in the Prospective Supplier Directory, then a business opportunity might arise.
    • 7.- If I have already registered as a Prospective Supplier, but would like to update or modify some of my data, how can I do this?

      In the Suppliers section, just click on the Modify my Data option and adjust the information you wish to correct.