SOURCE: BoNa Coffee Holding Corp

February 17, 2009 09:56 ET

BoNa Coffee Holdings Corp. Opens Third and Largest BoNa Coffee Company Branch in SM Mall of Asia

MANILA, PHILIPPINES--(Marketwire - February 17, 2009) - BoNa Coffee Holdings Corp. (PINKSHEETS: BCHC) announces that on February 11, 2009, BoNa Coffee Company opened its third and largest BoNa Coffee Shop to date, in SM Mall of Asia. The branch is located in the San Miguel by the Bay area, a beautiful boardwalk fronting the famed Manila Bay. Formerly known as the Sun Set Strip because of its breathtaking sunsets, the 1,500-meter strip is home to restaurants, bars, entertainment centers and retail shops. Its spacious grounds, relaxing atmosphere and park-like feel, make people want to stay and enjoy San Miguel by the Bay.

BoNa Coffee Company is the only 24/7 coffee house on the beautiful boardwalk, offering free WIFI to all customers. This branch (indoors 96 square meters/1,045 square feet) also has an al fresco area (additional 60 square meters/654 square feet) facing the bay, which attracts customers -- SM Mall of Asia has daily foot traffic of 200,000 people. The mall is the largest in the Philippines and all of Asia, and is the third largest in the world, at 386,224 square meters/4.15 million square feet, or 95.4 acres.

Besides the sheer numbers from the Mall's foot traffic, BoNa Coffee Company can also rely on employees and visitors from One E-Com Center. SM Prime's 10-story 105,857 square meter (1,139,000 square feet) building is populated by call center companies, IT-based locator companies and support offices for business process outsourcing; thousands of employees work there at any given time. The 24/7 operation hours are a major advantage to draw in the night shift crowd.

BoNa Coffee Company aims to more than double its revenues with the market potential of this third, and largest, BoNa Coffee Shop to date.

BoNa Coffee Holdings Corp. (www.bonacoffeeholdingscorp.com), incorporated in the Philippines, is a holding company whose businesses consist of coffee shops, furniture and jewelry stores, real estate, a casual wear clothing line, and a spa in Manila, Philippines. The home office of BoNa Coffee Holdings Corp. is Unit H, PSCOR Building, Elizalde Street, BF Commercial Plaza, Paranaque City, 1720 Philippines.

Contact Information

  • For further information, contact:
    Bona Coffee Holdings Corp.
    Investor Relations
    1-888-536-1431