Profile: Kirin Holdings Co Ltd (KNBWY.PK)
2 Dec 2016
Kirin Holdings Company, Limited, incorporated on February 23, 1907, is a holding company. The Company is engaged in alcohol beverages, non-alcohol beverages, and pharmaceuticals and bio-chemicals businesses. The Company's segments include Integrated Beverages, Pharmaceuticals and Bio-chemicals, and Others. Its Others segment includes food business, such as dairy products, and others. The Company's businesses comprise Japan Integrated Beverages, Overseas Integrated Beverages, and Pharmaceuticals and Bio-chemicals.
Japan Integrated Beverages
The Japan Integrated Beverages business conducts manufacturing and sales of alcoholic beverages and non-alcoholic beverages in Japan. The Japan Integrated Beverages business consists of Kirin Brewery Company, Limited; Kirin Beverage Company, Limited; Mercian Corporation; Kirin Company, Limited; Kirin Beer Marketing Company, Ltd.; Kirin Beverage Value Vendor Company, Limited; Kirin Distillery Co., Ltd.; Spring Valley Brewery Company; Kirin (China) Investment Co., Ltd.; Kirin Brewery (Zhuhai) Co., Ltd.; Taiwan Kirin Co., Ltd.; Kirin Europe GmbH; Kirin Brewery of America, LLC, and Four Roses Distillery, LLC. Kirin Brewery Company, Limited is engaged in the beer market. Kirin Brewery Company, Limited offers beer, ready to drink (RTD) products, Happo-shu, whiskey and spirits, among others. Kirin Beverage Company, Limited is engaged in non-alcoholic beverages market. Kirin Beverage Company, Limited offers black tea under the Kirin Gogo-no-Kocha brand. Kirin Beverage Company, Limited also offers other brands, such as Kirin Nama-cha sugar-free teas, Kirin FIRE coffees and Kirin Mets carbonated beverages. Mercian Corporation is a wine company engaged in winemaking, import/sales and wineries.
Kirin Company, Limited is engaged in the management and provision of specialized services for Japan Integrated Beverages business. Kirin Beer Marketing Company, Ltd. is engaged in the marketing and sales promotion for beer and other alcoholic beverages. Kirin Beverage Value Vendor Company, Limited is engaged in planning and sales of non-alcoholic beverages and food products to sell through vending machines. Kirin Distillery Co., Ltd. is engaged in manufacturing of domestically produced whiskey and spirits. Spring Valley Brewery Company is engaged in the development of SPRING VALLEY BREWERY brand craft beer products, and planning, operation and management of restaurants attached microbreweries. Kirin (China) Investment Co., Ltd. is engaged in the administration of alcoholic beverages business in China, identification of investment opportunities and other business development activities in China, and sales of Kirin brand products in the Yangtze River Delta Economic Zone. Kirin Brewery (Zhuhai) Co., Ltd. is engaged in the manufacturing and sales of beer. Taiwan Kirin Co., Ltd. is engaged in the import and sales of Kirin brand products in Taiwan. Kirin Europe GmbH is engaged in the administration of local manufacturing and sales of Kirin brand products in Europe. Kirin Brewery of America, LLC is engaged in the marketing of Kirin brand products in the United States, exports to North and South America. Four Roses Distillery, LLC is engaged in the manufacturing and sales of bourbon whiskey.
Overseas Integrated Beverages
The Overseas Integrated Beverages business includes Lion Nathan Limited (Lion), Schincariol Participacoes e Representacoes S.A. (Brasil Kirin), Myanmar Brewery Limited, Kirin Holdings Singapore Pte. Ltd., Interfood Shareholding Company, Industria Agricola Tozan Ltda. and The Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Northern New England, Inc. Lion is a food company, which offers beer, spirits and wine, as well as diverse diary and drinks portfolio. Brasil Kirin manufactures and markets beer and soft drinks throughout Brazil. Myanmar Brewery Limited manufactures and sells beer in Myanmar. Kirin Holdings Singapore Pte. Ltd. is engaged in formulation and implementation of integrated beverage business strategies in Southeast Asia. Interfood Shareholding Company is engaged in manufacturing and sales of non-alcoholic beverages and food products in Vietnam. Industria Agricola Tozan Ltda. is engaged in manufacturing and sales of sake and food products in Brazil. The Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Northern New England, Inc. is engaged in manufacturing and sales of Coca-Cola products and other non-alcoholic beverages.
Pharmaceuticals and Bio-chemicals
The Pharmaceuticals and Bio-chemicals business includes Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd., ProStrakan Group plc and Kyowa Hakko Bio Co., Ltd. Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd. conducts development, manufacturing and sales of drugs based on bio-technology. Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd. provides therapeutic antibodies. Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd. provides customers around the world with substances related to amino acids and nucleic acids in the fields of pharmaceuticals, medicine and healthcare. Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd. offers products, such as NESP and G-Lasta. ProStrakan Group plc is engaged in administration and management of subsidiaries conducting development and sales of pharmaceuticals. Kyowa Hakko Bio Co., Ltd. is engaged in the manufacturing and sales of pharmaceutical and industrial raw materials and healthcare products, among others.
Kirin Holdings Co Ltd
17F-21F, Nakano Central Park Sou
NAKANO-KU TKY 164-0001
Company Web Links
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- Japan's Coca-Cola, Kirin plan tie-up to cut costs: Nikkei
- UPDATE 1-Kirin, Japan Coca-Cola bottlers talk distribution deal, capital tie-up
- RPT--Japan's Coca-Cola, Kirin plan tie-up to cut costs - Nikkei
- CORRECTED-Japan's Coca-Cola, Kirin plan tie-up to cut costs - Nikkei