China Resources Beverage (Holdings) Ltd. or CR Beverage is a division of China Resources that sells various beverages including soft drinks, bottled water, tea and coffee.
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It is also known as China Resources C'estbon Food & Beverage. It is headquartered in the north area of the Hi-tech Park in Nanshan District, Shenzhen. The regional offices are in Beijing, Chengdu, Shanghai, Shenyang, and Shenzhen. The various brands owned by the group include C'estbon water, Afternoon tea, Fire coffee, Jialinshan , Magic, and Zero Pascal.
C'est Bon in French translates to "It's good," which means good health to enjoy life. Water is marketed in green label which connotes coolness and freshness that is experienced when water is drunk. C'est Bon water echoes the three most important element of a clean, healthy water: odorless, tasteless and colorless. C'est Bon currently is available in 80 CL, 50 CL Single serving cups and 1.5 lt Single Serving Bottles. In January 2015, C’est Bon met with claims raised by Beijing Bureau for Food and Drug Inspection, of it being unfit for consumption due to excessive levels of bacteria and yeast growth. From December 2005 till September 2009, the company’s market share in Chinese market went down from 7.9 to 2.7%
Revenue from Bottled water: 332.667 million dollars