Economic Growth

 

Grolsch the Grolsch brand travels the entire world, yet always has its home in Twente and the Achterhoek. Here lay our roots. We have always been connected to the regions. And we like to keep it that way! Of course, we contribute to the local, regional and national economy. The beer industry is a key player for the economy with a domestic gross of 0.3%. Grolsch highly contributes to this. Our economic contributions include direct employment, distribution and sales of our beers, but also procurement at local, national of international suppliers. 

 

Grolsch Vakmanschap is Meesterschap Fund

Grolsch Vakmanschap is Meesterschap Fund

Grolsch wants to encourage ‘vakmanschap is meesterschap', craftsmanship is mastery, in Twente and the Achterhoek. Every year certain projects get financial support from this fund. These project excel in character and entrepreneurship, innovation and sustainability.
Pan An Foundation

Pan An Foundation

De Feestfabriek (organiser of. de Zwarte Cross) and Grolsch started the ‘Pak An’ foundation together to support good ideas for the Achterhoek with advice, coaching, promotion and funds. Together we want to ensure the popularity for this beautiful region among 18 to 30 year olds. The Pak An foundation made many dreams come true.
Facts and Figures

Facts and Figures

Some facts and figures to express the economic value of Grolsch.

 

  • Produced volume: 2.8 million hectoliters of beer
  • Total Grolsch sales in the Netherlands: 1.7 million hectoliters of beer
  • Volume of exports: 1.1 million hectoliters of beer
  • Market share of Grolsch in the Netherlands: 14%
  • Number of employees: 657
  • Distribution in more than 70 countries
  • Indirect employment: 8,000 FTE
  • Contribution to the State Treasury: € 286 million (including excise, VAT and income tax)