Launched Edelweiss, the premium wheat beer born in the Alps
Clinched 3 more awards at Putra Brand Awards 2021, with Heineken® and Tiger Beer winning Gold and Guinness achieving Silver.
Balanced more than 100% of water used in our products in 2020, achieving 267% vs our water balancing target in 2020. We achieved this milestone 10 years ahead of our 2030 commitment.
Launched our second social impact programme, HEINEKEN Cares, to help mitigate the negative impacts of a prolonged lockdown. The programme connects employee wellness with community purpose, with a commitment to donate 1 meal for every 1,000 steps a HEINEKEN Malaysia employee took. Through the programme, 150,000 meals were donated to needy communities and a further 100,000 meals and care packages were distributed to flood victims in December 2021.
At the Sustainability & CSR Malaysia Awards 2021, Heineken Malaysia was awarded the Company of the Year in the Manufacturing & Beverage Category for supporting micro businesses & enterprises during the pandemic – in recognition of the outstanding work to Support Our Stakeholders at the height of COVID-19 through campaigns as well as for our environmental sustainability efforts, in particular recognising the excellence of our water stewardship initiatives that has helped our company reach more than 100% water balance, 10 years ahead of our 2030 commitment.