“Tommy Christo is a Greek business man who was born and raised in Alexandria 1891 and used to live there.
He founded “Corona” in Ismailia 1919.
Later on, the factory moved to Alexandria, Boualino Street in Moharram Bek.
In the 30s of the last century, Corona moved to its current headquarters on the Canal Mahmudiyah.
1963, Corona got nationalized and Engineer Mohamed Rashad Zaki was appointed Chairman of the Board .
As part of the nationalization decree, Nadler Confectionery, Corona & Al-Hawamdiya Factory were merged under the name of Alexandria Chocolate and Confectionery Co. (Corona).
In the context of economic reformation and privatization, Corona Company was sold to Sami Saad Group in 2000 and ever since then it is managed and owned by Sami Saad holding”
One of the key icons of the company is Corona Gazelle
To become one of the top 5 players in the snacks and beverages market in Egypt through providing high quality brands & products to delight our consumers and create sustainable value for our people, shareholders and community.
Celebrating the simple things in life through spreading charming treats.
R - Responsibility
E - Excellence
S - Speed
P - Passion
E - Efficiency
C - Customer Centric
T - Team Spirit