Our brands have a rich history, and our success is built around constantly evolving to meet our consumers’ and customers’ needs. As our various companies have joined the group, they have brought a wealth of history and experience, great ingenuity and entrepreneurship, as well as success and achievements. This is what makes us who we are today.
The Regional Hub is made up of our group functions of Supply Chain, HR, Finance, Corporate Affairs, Procurement & Sustainability, Digital, Technology and Business Services, Strategy & Legal. The Regional Hub defines group level strategy and targets and provides support and guidance to the three business divisions.
Asahi Lifestyle Beverages is Asahi Beverages’ non-alcohol business in Australia. Its diverse range of drinks includes leading non-alcohol brands such as Schweppes, Solo, Cottee’s, Cool Ridge water and Spring Valley and Charlie’s juices. It also proudly manufactures and distributes under licence Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Sunkist, Gatorade, Lipton Iced Tea and Kombucha.
Carlton & United Breweries is Asahi Beverages’ alcohol business in Australia. Its leading alcohol range includes Asahi Super Dry, Carlton Draught, Victoria Bitter, Great Northern, Carlton Dry, Pure Blonde, Cascade, Peroni, 4 Pines, Mountain Goat, Pirate Life, Balter, Green Beacon, Somersby Cider, Riot Wine, Vodka Cruiser and Lexington Hill cocktails. It also proudly imports and distributes Corona beer.
Asahi Beverages New Zealand manufactures, distributes and markets both non-alcohol and alcohol beverages range. Its non-alcohol range includes Charlie’s, Phoenix Organics, Cool Ridge, Allpress and Juicy Lucy’s Juice Co. Its alcohol range includes beers such Asahi Super Dry and Boundary Road Brewery and extends to leading ready-to-drinks such as Long White Vodka and Vodka Cruiser along with Somersby Cider. It also proudly distribute wines such as Penfolds and Wolf Blass.
Asahi’s history dates back to 1889 with the establishment of the Osaka Brewery, with Asahi Breweries being established in 1949. Today, it is the largest brewer in Japan with a head office in Tokyo, 147 subsidiaries globally and 95 manufacturing plants. The Group employs more than 31,000 employees around the globe.
For more information on our parent company please visit: asahigroup-holdings.com/en