Glendale Distilling Company

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Owner: Illovo Limited
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In 2012, Illovo is Africa’s largest sugar producer and has extensive agricultural and manufacturing assets in six Southern African countries, producing more than six million tons of cane and milling capacity to produce two million tons of sugar per annum.

The Illovo Sugar group is a subsidiary of Associated British Foods (ABF) plc which holds 51% of the issued share capital. ABF is a diversified international food, ingredients and retail group with sales of £9.3 billion and 96,000 employees in 44 countries.

AB Sugar, previously named British Sugar Group, as a division of Associated British Foods plc (ABF), represents ABF in respect of all its sugar interests, including Illovo. AB Sugar is one of the largest sugar producers in the world, employing more than 42 000 employees, operating in 9 countries and producing around four million tonnes of sugar annually.

Glendale is distilling neutral alcohol for sale to the liquour industry. In March of 2014 I could find no sign of any own branded alcoholic drink sold for retail at the Illovo site.

Glen Mill Estate Light Rum

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