Yerevan Beer Factory was established in 1952. In 1997 it was reorganized into a Joint-Stock Company. “Beer of Yerevan” Company with its 60 years of history has occupied its solid place among Armenia’s leading enterprises for years and “Kilikia” trademark has become an exceptional synonym to high quality.
Currently the Company produces 12 sorts of beer, 10 sorts of natural juices and nectars, as well as 13 sorts of refreshing beverages. “Louzinian” mineral water is also being bottled by the Company. By virtue of high quality, modern management and flexible marketing policy, the production of the Company has its significant place in local consumption market and is being exported to Russia, USA, France, Poland, Singapore, Malaysia, Georgia and other countries.
Since 2001 the ISO 9001:2000 quality management International standards have been certified and implemented in the Company. Beer “Kilikia”, which is produced in strict compliance with the centurial traditions of Armenian beer, by modern technologies and made from high quality substances, has numerous times established its high class in many international exhibitions by acquiring 30 gold, 3 silver, 2 bronze medals and 3 “Grand Prix” prizes and by being awarded plenty of certificates.
In 1998 and 2003, the Company has been awarded the Republic of Armenia Government prize in the field of “ Products and Services Quality Area”.
The international organization “BID” awarded “Beer of Yerevan” CJSC both a “Golden Star” in 1999 (Switzerland, Geneva) for producing products complying with the European standards, and an honorable award for “Best Quality” in 2001 (Germany, Frankfurt).
In 2012, during the “Best Trademark of the Year” national contest the Company was announced the winner and it was awarded special prizes in the nominations of “Best Beer of the Year” (“Kilikia” beer), “Revelation of the Year” (“Yerevan” beer), “Best and Ecologically Clean Juices for both Children and Adults” (“Areva” natural juices and nectars).