Published On: 09/09/20192.3 min read

Tantalise your taste buds with Idris Fiery Ginger Beer!

The Idris brand has an incredible history dating over 120 years, and now, working with their manufacturer Britvic, Smylies can export Idris Fiery Ginger Beer to businesses worldwide!

Who are Idris?

Idris is a spicy, ginger beer brew, with a naturally sizzling aroma unlike any other soft drink on the market.

The name Idris originated from the Idris mountains of Wales, founded in 1873 by Thomas Howell William. The packaging branded the tagline, “Try me if you dare!!” and became an established soft drink company in Camden Town from 1875.

Established as Idris & Co, the ginger beer company was one of the largest soft drink’s manufacturers in the world in 1892, fulfilling the UK with the flavourful roots of ginger spice.

Today, Idris is manufactured by the British soft drinks company Britvic; the largest supplier of branded still soft drinks and the number two supplier of branded carbonated soft drinks in the UK.

Britvic acquired Idris in 1987, and the brand become part of the company’s developing portfolio of iconic soft drink brands.

Alongside Idris, the company supplies products such as, Robinsons, Tango, J2O and drench, as well as sell a number of PepsiCo’s famous soft drinks brands, including Pepsi and 7UP.

With a history tracing back to the 19th century, Britvic Soft Drinks have built a range of drinks into British household names, and supply their brands in several international countries.

And now, Britvic’s Global Export Brands team are pleased to be working with Smylies, to grow the distribution and build their variety of brands globally!

Shop Idris Fiery Ginger Beer with Smylies

In 330ml cans, you can fill your store with the iconic Idris Fiery Ginger Beer using the Smylies shop.

Partner with a range of British soft drinks or make a statement with a shelf stocked full of Idris’ recognisable flame!

No matter what you’re plans are, there are a variety of soft drinks to choose from with Smylies.

What brands does Britvic own?

Britvic are responsible for some of the most widely recognised soft drink brands in the UK.

Contact Smylies for Britvic exports

Alongside Britvic drinks, Smylies export even more leading British food and drink brands globally, across the grocery, chilled, frozen and non-food categories.

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