Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Company Inc. (Swiss Water), a former portfolio company, sells the only organic, branded decaffeinated coffee product in the world under the trademark “Swiss Water”. Swiss Water decaffeinates green coffee beans using a certified organic, chemical-free and patented natural water process. Swiss Water decaffeinated coffee is a premium product sold to gourmet roasters/retailers, specialty coffee brokers and high-quality mainstream coffee roasters around the world. The Swiss Water business was acquired from Kraft Canada Inc. In July 2002, the Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Income Fund [TSX: SWS.UN] was listed for trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Headquarters: Burnaby, BC
Investment Date: May 2000
Public Listing: July 2002 (TSX: SW.UN)