Our Company

Our History

  • 1951

    • Company Incorporated
  • 1952

    • First Pour - SP Lager
  • 1953

    • Shareholding of MBL transferred to Pacific Holdings
  • 1954

    • MBL bought 66% of the shareholding of SPB.
    • San Miguel left as the major shareholder of SPB.
  • 1964

    • SP Lager exported to Australia.
    • SP Gold Launched.
    • South Pacific Export Lager Brand revamp.
  • 1965

    • PNG citizens allowed to consume alcohol
  • 1969

    • SP Brewery sponsors the South Pacific Games for the 1st time
  • 1975

    • PNG gains Independence
  • 1982

    • Launch of South Pacific Export Lager
  • 1983

    • SP Brewery acquired Territory United Brewery Ltd (San Miguel)
  • 1985

    • SP Export Lager Wins Gold Monde Award.
    • SP Brewery acquires Pepsi Franchise.
  • 1995

    • Launch of Niugini Ice
  • 2000

    • SP Brewery exits soft drinks and focuses solely on beer
  • 2013

    • Launch of Heineken Brand in PNG
  • 2014

    • Launch of SP PNG Hunters sponsorship
  • 2015

    • Launch of Kundu Lager
  • 2017

    • Launch of Niugini Ice Lime.
    • Launch of SP Brewery Foundation Inc.
    • Launch of Chiller.
  • 2018

    • Launch of Paradise Lager
  • 2019

    • Official opening of the Erap Cassava Factory.
    • Introduction of Chiller Passionfruit.
  • 2020

    • SP Lager Brand Refresh
  • 2021

    • SP Export Lager Wins Gold at Mode Awards.
    • Niugini Ice Brand Evolution.

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