PRESS RELEASE – M&C Group of Companies began operations on the 5th September, 1864 and has established itself as a vital and enduring presence in the economic and social life of Saint Lucia. Historically, the company distinguished itself as an enterprise with a pioneering spirit and great foresight, a legacy that persists today, even in times of adversity.
The M&C Group of Companies is a diversified group, with 7 businesses: M&C Home Depot, M&C Drugstore, M&C General Insurance, M&C LPG Distribution, M&C Shipping, Admiral Shipping and Brydens. It is one of the island’s largest employers, with a cumulative staff complement of 510.
As a member of the Barbados conglomerate, Goddard Enterprises Ltd., M&C maintains its acumen for excellence. The company continues to seek out new business opportunities, and prides itself on being able to offer customers a wide variety of products and services.
In addition to its contributions to the economic life of Saint Lucia, M&C has demonstrated a commitment to the community in which it operates, through a long history of philanthropic initiatives in social and cultural life. 150 years after its inception, M&C Group of Companies continues to expand and evolve, all the while adhering to the values espoused by its founding fathers.
M&C Group of Companies celebrates this milestone with its staff, customers, corporate partners and all St. Lucians. Some of the planned events are: An Islandwide Art Competition which will be open to all Primary and Secondary School Students from September 22nd with the deadline for entries October 24th, September Specials at Brydens House of Wines & Spirits, a 3 Day SALE at M&C Home Depot and a 6 Day SALE at M&C Drugstore all in September.
M&C Group of Companies is proud to have served St. Lucia for 150 years and look forward to many more years of service.