Posted: Friday, May 11, 2018. 1:56 p.m. CST .
By BBN Staff: Today, Heineken International B.V. (HEINEKEN) announced that it has acquired a minority share in Belize Brewing Company Ltd (BBC).
Belize Brewing Company is recognized as Belize’s market leader in beer and a subsidiary of Bowen & Bowen Ltd (B&B).
BBC has been an importer and distributor of HEINEKEN brands including Heineken®, Amstel and Red Stripe in Belize since 2016.
The financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
Heineken’s President, Marc Busain said in a statement that the company is delighted for the new partnership with the Belize Brewing Company and the Bowen family.
Michael Bowen, CEO at Belize Brewing Company Ltd. welcomed Heineken as their new partner: “HEINEKEN is a world-class family owned company that shares our values. We look forward to improving and growing our company with the help of our strategic partner.”
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