Efes Beverage Group ("EBG" or "the Group") is the system of companies composed of Anadolu Efes Biracilik ve Malt Sanayii A.S. (Anadolu Efes) and its subsidiaries and affiliates. The Group produces and markets beer, malt and soft drinks across a geography including Turkey, Russia, the CIS countries and Southeast Europe.
EBG is the beverage division of the Anadolu
Endustri Holding A.S. (Anadolu Group), one of Turkey′s leading conglomerates. Anadolu Group was founded by Yazıcı and Özilhan families in the early 1950′s and has principal interests in beverage, automotive, finance, writing instruments and office supplies sectors.
A majority of Anadolu Group companies conduct their businesses through partnerships and joint ventures with a number of international corporations like Coca-Cola, Interbrew, SAB Miller, Warsteiner, Foster′s, Samsung, Isuzu, Itochu, Lombardini, Faber-Castell, Findomestic, McDonald′s and Cetelem.
Efes Beer Group
Commencing its operations with two domestic breweries in Turkey in 1969, Efes Beer Group today comprises a total of 16 breweries, 6 malteries and 1 hop processing facility in 6 countries, coupled with various companies for distribution, licensing and technical support.
Currently total annual brewing capacity of the Group is 33 million hecto liters whereas the total malting capacity is around 236,500 tones per annum.