Biggest breweries and beer distributors in B.C. in 2015

Ranked by sales to the British Columbia Liquor Distribution Branch (BCLDB) for year ending March 31, 2014

Published February 3, 2015. Sources: Interviews with companies below, BCLDB's scheduled of payments to suppliers and BIV research.

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Rank '15FootnotesBrewery or distributorTypes of beers producedBCLDB sales '13BCLDB sales '14% change in sales
1 Year founded:: In Vancouver; 1786 in Montreal; LDB Sales 2014: Includes 50% share of sales by Brewers Distributor Ltd, jointly owned by Molson and Labatt; LDB Sales 2013: Includes 50% share of sales by Brewers Distributor Ltd, jointly owned by Molson and Labatt Molson Coors Canada (Vancouver brewery)
1550 Burrard St
Vancouver, BC V6J 3G5
Phone: 604-664-1786
www.molsoncoors.com
Molson Canadian, 67, Coors Light, Rickard's Red, Rickard's Blonde, Carling, Pilsner $283,282,706 $260,573,614 -8.02%
2 LDB Sales 2014: Includes 50% share of sales by Brewers Distributor Ltd, jointly owned by Molson and Labatt; LDB Sales 2013: Includes 50% share of sales by Brewers Distributor Ltd, jointly owned by Molson and Labatt Labatt Breweries of Canada
1148 Homer St Suite 402
Vancouver, BC V6B 2X6
Phone: 604-642-6722
www.labatt.com
Kokanee, Kokanee Gold, Lucky, Blue, Alexander Keith's, Kootenay Mountain Ale $246,255,038 $223,578,512 -9.21%
3 Brewery name:: Operating under Sleeman Breweries Ltd; LDB Sales 2014: Operating under Sleeman Breweries Ltd Okanagan Spring Brewery
2808 27th Ave
Vernon, BC V1T 9K4
Phone: 250-542-2337
www.okspring.com
1516 Bavarian Lager, Pale Ale, Cloudy Amber Ale, Brewmaster's Black Lager, Porter $100,826,104 $97,421,073 -3.38%
4 Pacific Western Brewing Co
641 North Nechako Rd
Prince George, BC V2K 4M4
Phone: 604-421-2119
www.pwbrewing.com
Traditional BC Lager, Canterbury Dark Mild Lager, Pacific Pilsner, Kolsch and Schwarzbock, Cariboo lagers and ales, TNT Extra Strong, Ironhorse Strong Malt $37,038,122 $33,563,099 -9.38%
5 Granville Island Brewing Co
1441 Cartwright St
Vancouver, BC V6H 3R7
Phone: 604-687-2739
www.gib.ca
Cypress Honey Lager, Brockton IPA, Island Lager, Maple Shack Cream Ale, English Bay Pale Ale, Hey Day Hefeweizen, Lions Winter Ale, False Creek Raspberry Ale, Ginja Ninja Ginger Beer and more $23,597,424 $22,831,746 -3.25%

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Business in Vancouver makes every attempt to publish accurate information in the List, but accuracy cannot be guaranteed. Lists are researched by Carrie Schmidt and Anna Liczmanska. For questions or to provide feedback, please contact us by email, lists@biv.com.

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