|Name:||MAHOU SAN MIGUEL|
|Sector:||- Alcoholic Beverages|
|Contact Name:||Arantxa Alonso Espeso|
|Address:||8 Devonshire Square LondonLONDONEC2M 4PL|
|Tel:||+34 915 269 100|
A 100% Spanish-owned family company, the sector leader in the country with a production share of 35.5%. It has eight brewing facilities (seven in Spain and one in India), two sources of mineral water with their own bottling plants, and a professional workforce of over 2700. The firm's history dates back 125 years, beginning with the birth of Mahou in 1890. Ever since then the company has continued to grow.
In the year 2000, Mahou acquired San Miguel. In 2004 it added the Reina brand from the Canary Islands to its portfolio, followed in 2007 by Cervezas Alhambra. It furthermore diversified its business by purchasing Solán de Cabras in 2011. It holds an extensive portfolio of domestic beer brands which include Mahou Cinco Estrellas, San Miguel Especial, Alhambra Reserva 1925 and such pioneering products within the sector as San Miguel 0.0% and San Miguel ECO. It also has a wide range of international beers through partnership agreements with the likes of Carlsberg and Warsteiner.
Internationalisation is one of its strategic cornerstones for the development of its business. It produces more than 75% of Spanish beer consumed worldwide, and has a presence in over 60 countries. United Kingdom is one of its main markets, where the company has had presence for more than 25 years.