MILESTONES IN EVERY DECADE
1958, June 26th
DON TIRSO UYTENGSU
Registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission as a Corporation primarily to engage in flour milling.
Flour mill plant established
FLOUR MILL PLANT, LAPU-LAPU 1961
Expanded to other integrated operations
GMC expanded to other integrated operations such as feed milling, maize milling, soybean milling, yeast production, livestock raising and processing, and manufacture of various complementary consumer products such as pasta, instant noodles, snack foods, coffee and cooking oils.
Corn Mill plant established
GMC established a corn mill in Lapu-Lapu Cebu.
Production of corn starch
GMC expanded into the production of cornstarch.
Manufacture of consumer products
GMC ventured into the manufacture and sale of consumer products such as snack foods and instant noodles.
Merging of GMC and Basic Foods Corporation
Basic Foods Corporation was merged with GMC to become the Fermentation Division.
Manufacture of “Kaffe de Oro”
GMC began to manufacture and market coffee products under its own brand, “Kaffe de Oro.”
Established a Soybean Extraction Plant in Batangas
George K. Young became Chairman, heralding the company’s new thrust to strengthen its brand equity.
George U. Young, Jr. became Chairman and President
George U. Young, Jr. became Chairman and President to continue and preserve the goodwill of the company built over the years.
Monumental Facility upgrades
Installation of Feed Mill 2 Plant
Completion of another feed mill plant in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu.
GMC Flour and Bakery Products Food Safety management system was certified to FSSC 22000 4.1
The certification scope covers Manufacturing of Hard, Soft, and Blended Wheat Flour and Bakery Products, from receipt of materials, milling of wheat, storage and dispatch of finished products.
GMC Feed Safety Management System was certified to ISO 22000:2018 FSMS
The certification scope covers Manufacturing of Swine and Poultry feeds in mash, pellet and crumble form, from receipt of feed ingredient and materials, storage, pelletizing, cooling, packing, and dispatch of finished products.