As a first step, the Mexican business is registering the brand in order to be used later. Beleki already has letters of intents signed by investors in Guatemala and Panama.
The Mexican chain is also developing its plan for expanding into the United States. The article by Bernardo Mendoza Ruíz, for Eluniversal.com.mx, interviews the general director of the brand, Julio Díaz: “We are already looking for stores in Los Angeles, California, San Diego and Texas,” said Díaz. “The initial investment of $200,000 will be taken out of the company to install a prototype store which will assure us of the feasibility of the business in that country.”
Costa Rica's top maker of dairy products, the Dos Pinos Cooperative, aims to expand its presence in Guatemala.
Dos Pinos already has US$12.5 million of investment in Guatemala, where it sells 80,000 liters of milk a day, but it aims to boost its presence by reaching accords with local companies, said Dos Pinos manager Jorge Pattoni.
Latin America's first multinational integrated infocommunication services provider has invested $2.2 million in the development of its corporate presence in the Colombian market. The amount invested will increase to $5.2 million in...