Tayutic: name of the town were Assukkar is located in Turrialba, Cartago. Tayutic means
“ platanillo” which is a native flower similar to a lily, in the local indigenous dialect: Cabecar."
Tayutic, Costa Rica is the only place in the World that carries this particular name.'
The communities of Tayutic, Sitio de Mata, El Silencio, Dulce Nombre, are home to Assukkar since 1963. The company is very conscious about its important influence in the small communities surrounding the plantations and mill. For this reason it always looks at developing different activities to improve the quality of life of its inhabitants. This is done through product donations, school supplies donations, maintenance of football courts and other activities involved with the communities.
Our world-class product presentations, incorporating local art, reflect the company’s pioneering efforts in the industry, and the development of our own distinct flavors.