Our Business

Our Company

Schweppes Zimbabwe Limited is a manufacturer and distributor of non-carbonated, still beverages under licence from The Coca-Cola Company. The product portfolio currently includes cordials, fruit juices, bottled water and flavoured drinks. These products are marketed under well renowned brand names; Mazoe, Minute Maid and Schweppes Water.

The company currently has six operational sites. These are Harare, Bulawayo, Chinhoyi, Gweru, Mutare, Bindura, Masvingo, Chiredzi and Victoria Falls . The operations in Gweru, Chinhoyi, Masvingo, Victoria Falls, Chiredzi and Mutare are depots with warehouse and distribution services. Manufacturing is undertaken at the two branches, Harare and Bulawayo. The head office is based at the Harare branch site. The branches have warehousing and distribution facilities from which they also supply the depots.

Our Heritage

1930

Spa Foods operating from a small soft drink factory in Bulawayo develops Mazoe Orange Crush

1945

Zimbabwe Stock Exchange listing of Schweppes Central Africa Limited following the merger of Spa Foods with Schweppes...

1962

Schweppes Central Africa Limited purchases Central African Bottlers from Rhodesian Breweries

1980

Schweppes Central Africa Limited had distribution depots in Mutare, Masvingo, Kariba, Chinhoyi, Kwekwe and Gweru distributing a full range of carbonated and non-carbonated...

1989

Schweppes Central Africa Limited agrees to discontinue all carbonated products and give the Schweppes franchise to United Bottlers who in turn discontinued the Krest range whilst Pepsi and Tarino where taken off the...

1998

Cadbury Schweppes Limited agrees to sell all the carbonated and crush product brands to The Coca-Cola world-wide.

2001

Schweppes Zimbabwe Limited is acquired by The Coca Cola Company as part of its global acquisition of Cadbury Schweppes International’s beverage...

2006

Schweppes Exports (Private) Limited is incorporated as part of efforts to increase exports of Mazoe brands regionally in order to generate foreign exchange to finance raw material requirements during harsh economic...

2009

The Coca Cola Company concludes a share purchase agreement in respect of Schweppes Zimbabwe Limited and Schweppes Exports (Private) Limited with Delta Beverages (Private) Limited 49% and Whaterton Investments (Private) Limited (20% Management and 31% Employee Share...

Board Of Directors

Sternford Moyo

Sternford Moyo

Chairman

Alex Makamure

Alex Makamure

Charles Msipa

Charles Msipa

Managing Director

Etherton Mpisaunga

Etherton Mpisaunga

Eve Mkondo

Eve Mkondo

Valela Matlhogonolo

Valela Matlhogonolo

Memory Nguwi

Memory Nguwi

Steve Kuipa

Steve Kuipa