|Traded as||BVL: ALICORC1|
|Industry||Food & Beverages|
|Dionisio Romero Paoletti (Chairman)
Alfredo Perez (CEO)
|Revenue||US$ 1.753 billion (2012)|
|US$ 203.3 million (2012)|
|US$ 137.7 million (2012)|
Number of employees
The company now known as Alicorp was started in 1956 as Industrias Anderson, Clayton & Co. as an oil and soap manufacturer in the port of Callao, Peru. In 1971, the Peruvian conglomerate Grupo Romero acquired Anderson, Clayton & Co. and renamed it Compañia Industrial Peru Pacifico S.A. (CIPPSA).
The company survived during the years of military rule in Peru and during the 1990s embarked on several acquisitions. In 1993, it absorbed Calixto Romero S.A. and Compañia Oleaginosa Pisco S.A. which were also owned by Grupo Romero. In 1995, it acquired La Fabril S.A., the largest food manufacturer in Peru from Grupo Bunge y Born from Argentina. CIPPSA changed it name to Consorcio de Alimentos Fabril Pacifico S.A. (CFP) in 1995. CFP merged with Nicolini Hermanos S.A. and Compañia Molinera del Peru S.A. in 1996 and changed its name to Alicorp in 1997.
2001 - Acquired assets and brands owned by the Peruvian subsidiary of Unilever.
2004 - Acquired Alimentum S.A. in order to enter the ice cream business.
2005 - Bought a laundry plant owned by Unilever and several laundry brands.
2006 - Acquired Asa Alimentos and Molinera Inca.
2008 - Acquired Colombian company PROPERSA and Argentinian company The Value Brand Company.
2010 - Acquired Argentinian company SANFORD
2012 - Acquired Chilean company SALMOFOOD, expanding its animal nutrition business.
Alicorp achieved revenues of 896 million dollars during 2007, a 40% increase compared to 2006.
Alicorp planst to boost sales to US$2 billion by 2013 based on foreign acquisitions and export projections.
- Cooking Oils: Primor, Capri, Cocinero, Cil, Friol
- Hair Care: Plusbelle
- Pasta: Don Vittorio, Nicolini, Lavaggi, Alianza, Espiga de Oro, Victoria
- Cookies: Casino, Glacitas, Victoria, Wazzu, Fénix, Tentación, Tejanas, Margarita, Divas, Integrackers, Choco Bum, Chomp
- Domestic Flour: Blanca Flor, Favorita
- Laundry Care: Bolívar, Opal, Marsella, Trome
- Spreads: Manty, Sello de Oro
- Juice: Kanú, Negrita
- Seasoning: AlaCena, AlaCena Tarí, Salsa Don Vittorio
Alicorp Website www.alicorp.com.pe