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McCain Foods Limited is a privately-owned, globally leader in the frozen
food industry. McCain is the world’s largest producer of frozen French fries and the manufacturer of other quality food products sold in more than 164 countries.
McCain Foods Limited began production with one small plant in Florenceville, New Brunswick, Canada in 1957.
Today the company has more than 55 production facilities on six (6) continents, supported by more than 20,000 employees and 200 Agricultural experts working with potato growers across the globe. Over the years McCain has succeeded in becoming the world’s largest processor of French fries – the company processes nearly one third of the world’s French fries.
McCain Hellas initiated its activities in 1994 as a supplier to the Food Service market in Greece. In 1996, the company amplified its presence in Greece, by entering the retail market and by investing in brand building and penetrating businesses, such as supermarkets and hypermarkets.
Since 2005, McCain Hellas has assumed management of the Balkans region, which includes the markets of Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Albania, FYROM, Bulgaria and Romania, where the company realizes important growth rates , while playing a significant role in assisting the development of those markets and the offered services.
Since October 2012 Cyprus and Turkey are also under the responsibility of the Greek management. Both countries are of high dynamic and potentially very important growth.
Today, the company, realizing significant growth rates, is a leader in the country’s frozen Food Service , Retail and QSR market, supplying potato items, finger food and specialities to major food service and retail customers, through its well established and credible distribution network.
Diageo is the world’s leading premium drinks business with an outstanding collection of beverage alcohol brands across spirits, wines and beer categories. These include Johnnie Walker, Haig, Dimple, Cardhu, J&B, Bushmills and the Classic Malt whiskies, the vodka brands Smirnoff, Cîroc and Ketel One, Gordon’s and Tanqueray gins, Captain Morgan Rum and Pampero Rum, Baileys, PIMM’s, URSUS vodka-based spirit and a number of ready-to-serve cocktails such as Parrot Bay.
Diageo Hellas is part of Diageo Western Europe which comprises Great Britain, Ireland, Nordics, Iberia, Germany & Austria, Greece, Italy & Switzerland, France, Benelux as well as three business units that span across Western Europe (Western Europe Reserve Brands, Diageo Wines Europe, Diageo Guinness Continental Europe).
For more information about Diageo, its people and its brands, visitwww.diageo.com. For Diageo’s global resource that promotes responsible drinking through the sharing of best practice tools, information and initiatives, visit www.DRINKiQ.com.
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GRANDE BRETAGNE HOTEL
Located at the heart of Athens, opposite Constitution Square as well as within walking distance of exclusive shopping areas and museums. Approximately 16 miles from Athens Airport (ATH), this eight story 19th-century building exudes wealth and refinement from the first impression while it has been repeatedly awarded by significant international communities.
With meticulous attention to detail, the 320 rooms and suites marry charming old-world elegance with state-of-the-art facilities whereas the 56 suites enjoy additional benefits including personalized Butler Service. Guests can indulge themselves within the multi-awarded GB Spa as well as experience the utmost dining service within the GB Corner , the GB Roof Garden, the Winter Garden, the GB Pool Bar, the Alexander’s Bar or the Alexander’s Cigar Lounge.
It would be a miss not to mention that within easy walking distance are the Ancient Agora, the Monastiraki Flea Market, the Lycabettus Hill, the Parthenon and the Royal Palace.
Proud to be part of the Geo-Routes membership programme, the landmark property of Athens is delighted to provide its guests with the following exclusive privileges:
- 10% Discount on the Best Available Rates
- Complimentary full use of the GB Spa Facilities including the
GB Thermal Suite, Swimming Pool, Relaxation Room,
Fitness Studio and Changing Rooms
Please feel free to contact our Reservations Dept. and mention the promo code in order for your booking to be successfully completed.
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Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens