Heineken Malaysia Berhad
Heineken Malaysia Berhad (“HEINEKEN Malaysia”) was incorporated on 24 January 1964. The Company sought listing of its shares on the Malaysia Stock Exchange in 1965. In 1989, the Company merged with Malayan Breweries (Malaya) Sdn Bhd to broaden the product base of the business.
Listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia, HEINEKEN Malaysia’s principal shareholder is GAPL Pte Ltd based in Singapore. GAPL Pte Ltd is 100% owned by Heineken N.V.
Heineken Malaysia Berhad officially changed its name on 21 April 2016 following Heineken N.V.’s acquisition of GAPL Pte Ltd on 7 October in 2015. Heineken Marketing Malaysia Sdn Bhd is a 100% owned subsidiary of HEINEKEN Malaysia.
HEINEKEN Malaysia operates the Sungei Way Brewery which began operations in 1965. Located in Selangor, the brewery occupies a land area of 23.72 acres and is the first brewery in Malaysia to receive the MS 1480: 2007 Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) Certification from the Ministry of Health in August 2002. The brewery received the ISO 9002 Certification in 1995 from SIRIM, a national standards development agency in Malaysia, and have upgraded to MS ISO 9001: 2008 in 2010.
HEINEKEN Malaysia with its portfolio of iconic international brands is the leading brewer in the country. The Company brews, markets and distributes:
- The World’s No. 1 international premium beer Heineken®;
- The World-acclaimed iconic Asian beer Tiger Beer, and its doubly refreshing variant Tiger Radler and its other innovative brew Tiger White – Asia’s Wheat Beer;
- The World’s No. 1 stout Guinness;
- The all-time local favourite Anchor Smooth and its strong beer variant Anchor Strong;
- The premium Irish ale Kilkenny;
- The real shandy Anglia
HEINEKEN Malaysia also produces the wholesome, premium quality non-alcoholic Malta. HEINEKEN Malaysia’s brand portfolio also includes the World’s No. 1 cider Strongbow, the No. 1 German wheat beer Paulaner, Japan’s No. 1 100% malt beer Kirin Ichiban and the World’s No. 1 ready-to-drink alcoholic beverage Smirnoff Ice. The Company continues to lead the responsible drinking agenda through its Drink Sensibly campaign.