CDO Foodsphere, Inc., commonly known as CDO, is a Philippine meat processing company based in Valenzuela, Metro Manila.

CDO Foodsphere, Inc.
FormerlyCDO Food Products (1975–1981)
Foodsphere, Inc. (1981–1990)
Company typePrivate
IndustryFood processing
FoundedJune 25, 1975; 49 years ago (1975-06-25)
Founder
  • Corazon Dayro Ong
  • Jose Ong
Headquarters560 West Service Road, Paso de Blas, ,
Philippines
Area served
Philippines
Key people
Jerome Ong (President)
ProductsHotdogs, sausages, canned tuna, canned meat, ham, bacon, delicacies, sweet preserves and processed cheeses
RevenueIncrease 18.8 million (2022)
Number of employees
1,431 (2022)
DivisionsOdyssey Foundation, Inc.
Websitewww.cdo.com.ph

History

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The company was founded by Corazon Dayro Ong on June 25, 1975[1] as CDO Food Products. In 1981, the company registered as a corporation under as Foodsphere Inc. with CDO becoming the flagship brand.[2]

Products

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Its products include sausages, hams, bacon, hamburger patties, loaves, sweet preserves and processed cheeses. Many of its products are marketed under the CDO brand name.[3] In 2009, the company ventured into the Canned Tuna and broke the monopoly by introducing corned tuna.

In April 2020, CDO Foodsphere launched its online food delivery service through the Viber messaging app.[4]

 
Food booth selling CDO products.

Subsidiary

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  • Odyssey Foundation, Inc.

References

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  1. ^ "How CDO evolved in 40 years: From home venture to modern firm". Manila Standard Today. June 20, 2015. Archived from the original on October 1, 2015. Retrieved July 29, 2015.
  2. ^ "Corazon Dayro Ong brings you the taste of home". GMA News. Retrieved September 11, 2023.
  3. ^ "Foodsphere, Inc - Company Profile". www.cdo.com.ph. Archived from the original on July 9, 2015. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
  4. ^ "CDO rolls out online delivery service | Jasper Y. Arcalas". BusinessMirror. April 21, 2020. Retrieved July 23, 2020.
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