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San Felipe Water Analysis:
Balance Still
Virginality Superior
Minerality High
Orientation Acidic
Hardness Very Hard
Vintage  
Carbonation  
   
TDS 998 mg/l
ph factor 6
Hardness 637 mg/l
Nitrate 0.9 mg/l
Calcium 98 mg/l
Magnesium 98 mg/l
Sodium 170 mg/l
Potassium 10 mg/l
Silica  
Bicarbonate  
Sulfate 198 mg/l
Chloride 74 mg/l

San Felipe is a Member of the Fine Water Society

Source: Spring
Location:  
Country of Origin: Ecuador
Region: Cotopaxi
Place: Latacunga
Established: 1928
Company: Fuentes San Felipe S.A
Status: Active
Web Site: www.fuentesanfelipe.com
phone: +59 398 407 2526
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In 1928, Eloy Alberto Sánchez Cañas acquired the land where the mineral water sources are located, in the area of San Felipe, in Latacunga, Cotopaxi province. With a vision of the future. he initiates the bottling of the water from the cherished spring in green and brown bottles, with simple paper labels. The bottles were packed in jute bags and distributed on wheelbarrows to the households in Latacungueñas. The first bottling machinery that was from Germany and it was hand-operated. The water is still to this day bottled at the source.
 
Through the following years, the design and shape of the bottles changed according to the trends of the time and so did the machinery, which little by little was automated. Fuentes San Felipe is a purely family company, incorporated in 1991 and the company and San Felipe water company is a symbol of tradition in Cotopaxi.
 
Fuentes San Felipe currently has 45 employees and 45 distributors, with a variety of products ranging from still and sparkling water in various presentations, including returnable and disposable containers. 
 
As a recent development, the brand has ventured into soft drinks with the Felipín brand.

 

Awards:
  • Premio Especial Feria Exposición del Centro Agricola de Latacunga- Noviembre 1954.
  • Premio al Mérito Laboral otorgado por el Ministerio de Trabajo y Recursos Humanos- Septiembre 2001.
  • Premio Especial Feria Exposición del Centro Agrícola de Latacunga- Noviembre 2002.
  • Reconocimiento por la brillante trayectoria empresarial y contribución al adelanto provincial, otorgado por el Consejo Provincial de Cotopaxi – 2003.
  • Premio Ekos, Mejor mediana empresa en la categoría bebidas 2013.
  • Premio Ekos, Mejor mediana empresa en la categoría bebidas 2014.
  • Medalla de Oro al sabor y calidad del Producto otorgado por Monde Selection de Bélgica, año 2015.
  • Condecoración Luigi Ripalda Bonilla otorgada por el Municipio de Latacunga, al desarrollo de la provincia- Noviembre 2016.