International exports exceed forecasts and now account for 25% of beer sales
ROK Stars PLC, the consumer products and environmental technology company co-founded by U.S. billionaire John Paul DeJoria and U.K. entrepreneur Jonathan Kendrick, has announced the continued export growth of its ABK Bavarian Beer which have exceeded forecasts and now account for 25% of all beer sales.
“In 2014, in our first year having acquired the historic 700 year old ABK brewery, we exported 8 x 40 foot containers of beer followed by 25 containers in 2015 and, I’m proud to report, we exported 56 containers in 2016. Furthermore, in just the first 6 months of 2017 we have already exported 36 containers and are well ahead of our forecasts for year-end export sales.” Said Jonathan Kendrick.
ABK Beer Export Volumes:
2014: 8 x 40′ Containers
2015: 25 x 40′ Containers
2016: 55 x 40′ Containers plus 2 x 20′ Containers (with DOLIUM kegs) = 56 x 40′ containers
2017 to date: 26 x 40′ Container plus 20 x 20′ Containers (with DOLIUM kegs) = 36 x 40′ containers
ABK Beer Sales Territories by volume:
“While we continue to enjoy the long-standing loyalty of our customers in our home regions in Germany, it’s heartening and encouraging to see exports of our award-winning beers growing so rapidly, particularly in the United States, China and Italy, with new distributors and customers being added to our sales roster all the time.” Added Kendrick.