COMPANY HISTORY

 

FOUNDER'S BACKGROUND

Mr. Andy Albao was born on January 18, 1969, where his parents a Poor Farmer, a tenant of small farm of coconut and rice in the Province of Leyte, Philippines. At 7 Years Old his Mother was died, he separated with his father and he lived with his Grand Parents. Mr. Andy Albao has colorful but exciting Job Experiences where at age of 13 Years Old he start to raised of himself.  To income, his first job is Peddling Local Bread & Vegetable, then become helper in Cooking & Selling Local Delicacies, become Fish Vendor, Driving Pedicabs, a surgeon of fighting cock and many more. He able to support his studies from Secondary School to College where he studying at day while Janitor & Security Guard at night shift.

After Graduations in College, he able to become an stable employee as Sales & Technical Engineer for Rotating Equipments and its parts. He then established a company and a founder of ALTUS INDUSTRIES, INC. that engaged in Mechanical Business that specialized in Designing and Manufacturing of Precision Mechanical Seal for all types of ROTATING EQUIPMENT'S that supplied to Local & Abroad. ALTUS also provide Repair Services to all Rotating Equipment to all Manufacturing Companies here in Philippines such as Oil & Gas Refining Plant, all Types of Power Plants, Pharmaceutical & Chemical Industries, Food & Drinks Processors, Coconut Oil Millers  Refineries, Sugar Central  and among others. ALTUS is now running for its 20th years in business this 2017.

On early of Year 2009, Mr. Andy Albao experienced Health Problems on his Kidney, Heart & Diabetes. He then undergo Kidney Transplanted and after few months undergo Heart Angioplasty.  After then, he became worried to his health and for his family. From that time he become health conscious and informed about Coconut Health Benefits, then found interests to produce Coconut & Cacao Healthy Food Products.

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On early of Year 2009, Mr. Andy Albao experienced Health Problems on his Kidney, Heart & Diabetes. He then undergo Kidney Transplanted on and after few months undergo Angioplasty on his Heart.  After then, he became worried to his health and for his family. From that time he become health conscious and informed about Coconut Health Benefits, then found interests to produce Coconut & Cacao Healthy Food Products.

ANDY ALBAO CORPORATION HISTORY

On 2010, he then established and founder of ANDY ALBAO CORPORATION - CocoWonder Brand  that focusing to produce different "High Valued and Functional Coconut & Cacao Food Products". ANDY ALBAO-CocoWonder  produces Coconut & Cacao Products from freshly harvested raw materials then process delicately through NATURAL KITCHEN & ARTISAN METHOD to preserves the Authentic Delicious Natural Taste, Vitamins and Minerals.  

"MISSION & VISION" - WITH SOCIAL  RESPONSIBILITY  

" To provide 100% Natural and Functional Food Coconut & Cacao Food Products for Local and International Distribution and for Worldwide Consumers health benefits and satisfaction. To be in partnership with the farmers and assist them in Sustainable and Organic Farming where they able to sell their crops at higher price. To provide job opportunities to local Workers and provide our employees career growth so that they can have decent income that enable them to send their children to school.  To help Philippine Agriculture Industry, and through export of our products, we able to generate US dollar which can help the Philippine Economy ".  

AAC are in partnership with groups of farmers and local workers in the countryside where our Coconut & Cacao raw materials are sourced out from them where we do not import abroad any of our raw materials. Our farms are located in selected areas in the provinces such as Quezon Province, Bicol Region, Masbate, Davao Province, Cotabato Province and among others. We chooses areas that solely Coconut & Cacao Farm that away from commercial farming of banana, mango, rice which applying Chemical Fertilizer & Pesticide. We choose those isolated and mountainous farms where Coconut & Cacao are Inherently Organically Grown. Raw Materials are directly transported to our facility and we only harvest the raw materials to process into our products once the customer has Purchase Orders and this enable to provide freshly produce products on its best quality.    

Our company implements sustainability-oriented methods in organic farming, quality assurance and farm productivity improvement. We also implement our own fair trade to our partners of group of farmers where we provide them some percentage from our sales as incentives, provide organic fertilizer, provide coconut and cacao seedlings and monetary incentives to encourage them to plant more Coconut and Cacao and to continue with organic farming practices.

ANDY ALBAO CORPORATION has been able to provide livelihood and better income to coconut farmers, provide job opportunities to local workers in the provinces and provide employees growth, whereby all of us from farmers, local workers, the employees and the management of ANDY ALBAO CORPORATION are very concerned about the quality of the products. We implement and supervise Total Quality Management (TQM) and provide proper training to local workers in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). We at Cocowonder, along with our member of local workers and small farmers, are dedicated to provide the best quality and healthful coconut and cacao food products for the benefit and satisfaction of our customers worldwide.  

 

 

ANDY ALBAO CocoWonder