|Compania Cervecerias Unidas S.A.|
Compañía Cervecerías Unidas S.A. operates as a beverage company principally in Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Paraguay, and Uruguay. The company operates through Chile, International Business, and Wine segments. It produces and sells alcoholic and non-alcoholic beer under 10 proprietary brands and 5 licensed brands; cider and spirits; and wines. The company also produces and sells non-alcoholic beverages, including carbonated soft drinks, nectars and juices, sports and energy drinks, and ice tea, as well as mineral and purified bottled water. In addition, it manufactures and sells pre-forms, returnable and non-returnable bottles, and caps. Further, the company is involved in the sale and distribution of beer, soft drinks, mineral water, purified water, functional beverages, nectars, wine, pisco, rum, whiskey, vodka, and sweet snacks products. The company serves small and medium sized retail outlets; retail establishments, such as restaurants, hotels, and bars; wholesalers; and supermarket chains. Compañía Cervecerías Unidas S.A. also exports its products to Europe, Latin America, the United States, Canada, Asia, Oceania, and internationally. The company was founded in 1850 and is based in Santiago, Chile. Compañía Cervecerías Unidas S.A. is a subsidiary of Inversiones y Rentas S.A.