New York City, New York, U.S.
|Headquarters||El Segundo, California, U.S.|
In 2013, ZICO became majority owned by The Coca-Cola Company, which it retained for the next seven years. In January 2021 during the COVID-19 pandemic and after years of declining sales, the company was sold back to its founder, Mark Rampolla, through PowerPlant Ventures.
In 2013, Coca-Cola purchased the outstanding stake, acquiring ZICO in the process.
In 2020, Coca-Cola announced it would discontinue ZICO by the end of the year.
In January 2021, PowerPlant Ventures announced their acquisition of ZICO coconut water from The Coca-Cola Company. The brand's ownership has come full circle, as PowerPlant Ventures was co-founded and is co-led by Mark Rampolla, who was behind ZICO's initial 2004 launch.
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