About Us

Who We Are

The Group Mejia Arcala markets with pride and passion leading products for over half a century, have been symbols of good nutrition and health

Our Values

In every home in our country, in the day to day lives of Dominicans, we are present

social Responsibility

In accordance with the aim of social service and a firm commitment to build a better based on the growth of healthy citizens and entire nation

The Group markets Mejia Arcala with pride and passion leading products for over half a century, have been symbols of good nutrition and health. Ensuring quality products unchanged , has been the basis to build the preference conferred by an increasingly demanding market.

  Brands that exceed local expectations. Attention to detail . Respect for consumers . Keys to develop that brand lasting ties with our people ; giving them the best in health, quality and taste.  

 

   Several generations have been involved in this race that Dominicans have clearly marked their attachment to simply the best , what makes them grow , to know understand what satisfaction and the satisfaction that comes from our consumers, that inspires us , that becomes true : " perform more life " that " it is refreshing nutritious" , that ours is the best. "   

In every home in our country, in the day to day lives of Dominicans, we are present.                   

                     Integrity, service attitude, passion for excellent work, love for the country and for others.                   

In accordance with the aim of social service and a firm commitment to build a better nation based on the growth of healthy and wholesome citizens Mejia Arcala the Force in order to generate value to be shared with the Dominican society maintains , with the main focus to essential core families as created by God. And within that core, the most vulnerable and those most committed to us the children and youth of our country. This ties in closely with the essence of our company and the values ​​of the brands we sell , especially Milex .

In our systemic and comprehensive approach to social contribution to these groups , we direct our efforts to two aspects of fundamental development :

  • Health supported by good Nutrition as an essential base.
  • Education Integral , through the promotion of Culture , especially music , as a way for the free development of children and youth.

In this first aspect , our company supports institutions that do a great job after childhood so considerable resources are allocated to various community initiatives that positively impact directly to children and young people in need in the food supply as basic look.

The contributions to cultural development , our main line of action is the academic musical education with the mission that this is achievable to all social strata , with a vision of future large scale .

Our History

It was in 1954 that Emilio Arcala forward and Ballardo Mejia Alvarado , who serves today as Chairman of this business group, started its business with discipline and entrepreneurial spirit that still survive.

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Initially imported foodstuffs and raw materials , exporting coffee beans and later cacao. In 1960 , due to pressure from the Dominican Government and the Tyrant President Trujillo , his activities were limited to food imports .

Since those years the country brings the Milex milk, which became the favorite of Dominicans. Since that time they have continued year after year including other brands.

Since inception, the brand has been part Milex Family of products sold by the Company over almost 6 decades , becoming the leading brand in its category with a 60% market share.

In 2005 , the distribution of other products such as cheese and butter starts ;
produced by Arla Foods . In 2007, Mejia Arcala Group acquired 100 % of the shares of Pasteurizadora Michel , today MilkAgro , in which the full range of Cheese Michel occur . From this major operation led by Mejia Arcala Bayardo , significant investments in production technologies and the implementation of high standards unprecedented in this industry will materialize .

Already in 2011, Mejia Arcala Group becomes the exclusive distributor for the Dominican Republic in the prestigious Del Monte nectar so the vocation of success in the distribution of products to satisfy the market reconfirms promised .

Our Brands

The vocation to be leaders for the good of all.