- Brait SE - http://brait.investoreports.com -

Other investments

Proprietary investments:

DGB [1] DGB - leading South African producer and exporter of local wine and importer of spirit brands
 
 

Brait’s effective c.10% interest in Brait IV; carrying value largely attributable to:

Consol [2] Consol - largest manufacturer of glass packaging products on the African continent
 
DGB [3]
[4]
 

Business overview

DGB is the largest privately owned wine and spirit producer in South Africa 
Outside of Africa, DGB exports to 72 countries globally 
Formally founded in 1990, although its winemaking history extends over 300 years 
Headquartered in Midrand, Johannesburg. Production facilities in the Western Cape (Wellington and Franschhoek) 
Largest corporate employer in the Wellington area, employing 503 staff 
State of the art production, bottling, storage and warehousing facilities 
Operating the largest craft brewery in Gauteng and won best lager (below 5% ABV) in the IBD Africa Beer awards 
27 company owned wine brands, 5 agency wine brands 
12 company owned spirit brands, 22 agency spirit and allied beverage brands 
Extensive distribution network with 13 national depots ensuring good coverage across South Africa 
Logistics platform to drive growth into new brands 
Entrepreneurial management team 
Consol [3]
[2]
 

Business overview

Headquartered in Johannesburg
Consol is the largest manufacturer of glass packaging products on the African continent 
Operates 7 manufacturing sites (4 in SA, 1 in Kenya, 1 in Nigeria and 1 in Ethiopia) strategically located in close proximity to its customers comprising:  
 
14 furnaces (11 in SA, 1 in Kenya, 1 in Nigeria and 2 in Ethiopia) 
 
36 production lines (30 in SA, 2 in Kenya, 2 in Nigeria, and 2 in Ethiopia) 
Principal supplier to all leading beverage and food companies in South Africa 
Owns the #2 glass producer in Nigeria, the #1 glass producer in Kenya and will commission its new Greenfields facility in Ethiopia in July 2019 
Principal supplier to all leading beverage and food companies in South Africa 
Manufactures and markets an extensive range of standard and premium glass packaging products in a variety of shapes, sizes, colours and weights