Israel Beer Breweries

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Israel Beer Breweries Ltd (IBBL) is a brewery founded in 1992 in Ashkelon, Israel.

Brewery[edit]

The brewery is owned by the Central Bottling Company, which also holds the Israeli franchise for Coca-Cola products since 1968. [1] The brewery is located above an underground aquifer whose water is used in the production process.

History[edit]

The company was founded in 1992. In 2004, IBBL was ranked the second largest company in Israel's beer and cider market, behind Tempo Beer Industries.[2] On 2008-07-23, Carlsberg announced it sold its share of IBBL stock to CBC Group.[3]

There are approximately 320 employees.

Products[edit]

IBBL produces Carlsberg Beer and Tuborg Beer. In addition to beer, the company produces "Malty", a non-alcoholic beverage, as well as the "Prigat" brand juice-based drinks and nectars.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Central Bottling Company Group - Company Profile", Dun & Bradstreet Israel - Dun's 100 Israel's Largest Enterprises 2009, retrieved 2009-11-22 
  2. ^ "Beer, Cider & FABs in Israel to 2009". marketresearch.com. 6 June 2006. Retrieved 2008-07-31. 
  3. ^ "Carlsberg Sells its 20% Stake in Israel Beer Breweries". Carlsberg Group. 23 July 2008. Retrieved 2011-09-06. 
  4. ^ "Israel Beer Breweries Ltd.". carlsberggroup.com. Retrieved 2008-07-31.