Soft Drinks

Soft Drinks Business

Achieving industry-leading profitability, our Soft Drinks Business has more than 130 years of tradition, built on a foundation of core brands.

Asahi Soft Drinks Co., Ltd. has seen steady sales growth through its range of flagship products led by Mitsuya Cider, a multi-variant cider brand long embraced by Japanese consumers; CALPIS, the No. 1 selling lactic acid drink in Japan; and Wilkinson, an authentic carbonated soda water beverage. LB Co., Ltd. produces chilled tea, based beverages, and seasonal fruit juice drinks for daily consumption.

Transition of Soft Drinks Business Net Sales

Core Brands

Wilkinson Carbonated Drink

Mitsuya Cider

CALPIS

Source: SRI survey by INTAGE, lactic acid drink market, January–December 2015 (cumulative amount sold), by manufacturer

Soft Drinks Companies