Archive: 2011


Production starts in Gamasa in March Sinalco first did business in Egypt in 1924. Our latest cooperation, with the al-Mansura based Sina Cola, began at the end of 2010, and the building of a new factory in Gamasa promises to be a further step towards a successful future. The ... Read More


Half-yearly report On 3rd March 2011, Sina Cola, based in El Mansura, Egypt, formally opened its new filling plant. Many honorary guests from the fields of politics, business and show business came to see the first bottles of Sinalco run through the production lines. The bottles of the cult German ... Read More


On the last weekend in June, the date had come round again. Staged for the tenth time, the world’s largest Dragon Boat Fun Regatta attracted 170 teams and thousands of visitors to Duisburg’s Innenhafen (inner harbour). Sinalco was naturally among the competitors. A colourfully mixed Sinalco team entered the ... Read More


After Iraq, Lebanon, Jordan and Syria, the German cult-drink has now arrived in another Middle-Eastern country. Its 74.7 million inhabitants and borders to countries including Turkey, Azerbaidjan, Armenia, Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and Pakistan make Iran an important and attractive market. It was important for Sinalco to have an established distribution ... Read More


The “Yellow Dragon” was launched in Duisburg harbour. Boats are normally launched with a bottle of champagne, and that’s what the assembled TV and radio journalists were no doubt expecting when they came to watch the launch of the Sinalco dragon-boat in Duisburg harbour on May 4th, 2011. But ... Read More


Sinalco chosen as a German “Brand of the Century“ As a major recognition of Sinalco’s continuing popularity, the soft-drink brand has been named one of Germany’s best brands of the last hundred years. The 16th edition of the bestselling book, “Brands of the Century”, documents the strength of German” ... Read More



Sinalco returns to Tunisia

27. February 2011
Sinalco refreshes Tunisia The cult German soft-drink brand is coming back to Tunisia after 25 years. Sinalco International Brands are happy to announce that La Source will be our new franchise partner. Duisburg, February 2012 The Arab spring has led to much change in the country. The return of Sinalco means ... Read More


Sinalco is continuing to expand its distribution network in Eastern Europe Elita-Mineral can now be revealed as Sinalco’s new franchise partner for Russia. Presumably Sinalco will refresh Russia starting this summer. Duisburg, January 2012 Sinalco will soon be delivering 100% refreshment to Russia and the Baltic States. Our new franchise ... Read More