From 1950 to 2000

1950-2

Creation of the ‘Bulldog Pale Ale’ which was later to become the famous Martin’s Pale Ale.

1952

Restoration of the ‘Château du Lac’ in Genval.

1966

Andrew and John J. take over from their deceased father. Inauguration of new factories in Genval and in France.

1980

John C. takes over the chairmanship of the group, joined soon after by and the resolutely dynamic and the resolutely dynamic Anthony R. and the resolutely dynamic Peter.

1988

Beginning of the Orangina adventure and the departure of Schweppes from the range.

1990

New strong link in the range : Gordon Finest Gold.

1992

Launch of the "Finest Beer Selection" ® by Anthony.

1993

The Timmermans artisan brewery (Lambics) and become the latest arrivals to the family. Launch of the Bourgogne des Flandres become the latest arrivals to the family. Launch of the Revolucion Cubana '59 and Adam’s Apple cider.

1999

New unique range : Dominus monastery beer.

2000

Another revolution : launch of a range in cans : Gordon Finest Red and Gordon Finest Silver.