- andatti, the coffee brand that is 100% Mexican which is sold in OXXO chain stores, as a celebration of its 15 years, joins the initiative #ContagiaSolidaridad (Infect Solidarity).
- This donation recognizes and thanks the personnel that works daily to safeguard the health of the Mexican people.
Mexico City, Mexico. June 3rd, 2020. – To support those who daily take care of Mexicans’ health, andatti, the coffee brand that is 100% Mexican which is sold in OXXO chain stores, joins in the protection of healthcare workers of dozens of hospitals nationwide.
With this support to the healthcare sector, andatti gives social value to its 15th anniversary and joins efforts with FEMSA Foundation, Chocolate Abuelita and Svetia, to make a donation of the equivalent of the protection to more than 16 thousand people as part of the initiative #ContagiaSolidaridad (Infect Solidarity).
“For OXXO, the generation of economic value must come along with the creation of social value. This is why, facing this crisis, we wish to show solidarity and be good neighbors with the community. Through this help to the healthcare sector, we aim to contribute to the wellbeing of society,” said Jaime Longoria Manllo, Commercial Director at OXXO.
This effort is part of the initiative #ContagiaSolidaridad, integrated by Coppel Group, FEMSA Foundation, Santander, Soriana, OXXO and Televisa Foundation. Additionally, it has the support of Solistica and ptm (Mexican Technical Plastics), both FEMSA companies, to take the protection equipment to more than 70 thousand healthcare workers accross Mexico. The deliveries are programmed to start at the beginning of June.
This is a form of gratitude from andatti and OXXO to all of those people that through their job are taking care of and facilitating the wellbeing and tranquility of the citizens who must remain at home.
Likewise, the company is committed to keeping the widest availability of first need products and services, as long as the sanitary emergency allows.
FEMSA is a leading company that generates economic and social value through enterprises and institutions and aims to be the best employer and neighbor of the communities where it is present. It participates in retail trade through FEMSA Comercio, which englobes the Proximity Division, a chain of small stores of which OXXO is a part; a Health Division which includes pharmacies and related activities; and a Fuel Division that operates the OXXO GAS chain of service stations. In the beverage industry it operates Coca-Cola FEMSA, a public bottler of Coca-Cola products; and in the brewer sector it is a stockholder of Heineken, a Company present in more than 70 countries. Additionally, through Strategic Businesses FEMSA, it offers logistics services, refrigeration at selling points and plastic solutions to FEMSA companies and external clients. Through its Business Units it employs approximately 300 thousand collaborators in 13 countries. FEMSA is a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability MILA Pacific Alliance Index, the FTSE4Good Emerging Index and the Sustainable Prices and Quotation Index of the Mexican Stock Market, among other indexes that evaluate its performance in sustainability.
About FEMSA Comercio
FEMSA Comercio is an enterprise that generates economic and social value in the countries where it is present. It operates different small-format retail chain stores in Mexico, Colombia, Chile, Peru and Ecuador, among which there are the OXXO stores, the YZA, Farmacon, Moderna, Cruz Verde, Fybeca and SanaSana pharmacies, and Maicao, which are beauty stores. It also operates service stations through the brand of OXXO GAS. Through its business units, FEMSA Commerce employs more than 180 thousand collaborators and serves more than 13 million consumers every day.