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Swaziland Breweries is established in Matsapha as a 100%-owned subsidiary of SAB.
Ngwane Breweries, a traditional opaque beer brewery, is established in Manzini.
Swaziland Bottlers is formed to bottle and distribute Coca-Cola products.
All three business units are merged to form Swaziland Beverages Limited (SBL), all operating at the same site in Matsapha.
Drawing the line in Swaziland
In Swaziland, the ‘Draw the Line’ initiative raises awareness of the dangers of drinking and driving.
National Alcohol Policy in Africa
In Africa, we've been working with governments, public health experts and non-government organisations to develop national alcohol policies to reduce alcohol-related harm.