Banks DIH Limited Bursary Awards

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Banks DIH Limited
Date: August 23, 2015

Banks DIH Limited presented bursaries to 25 children of employees and shareholders who were successful at the recent National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) during a presentation ceremony Saturday at its Sports Club at Thirst Park.

Ninety children participate in Banks DIH/JCI Summer Programme

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Banks DIH Limited

Date: August 19, 2015

Banks DIH Limited and JCI Guyana continued their annual collaboration as 90 children were exposed to a six-week Literacy/Skilled based Programme at Banks DIH Sports Club, Thirst Park.

The programme was held under the theme “Be Better-Evolving and Thriving in 2015 and Beyond” and the objectives were to provide opportunities for young children to utilize their time beneficially, increase literacy and creative skills, teach them social grace principle and protocols and empower them with the tool to become better individuals.

Banks DIH Limited sees potential in new USA rum market

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Banks DIH Limited

Date: August 17, 2015

Co-Managing Director/Marketing Director of Banks DIH Limited, Mr. George McDonald is upbeat about the potential of the Company’s prize-winning rum products being positioned for a major take off in United States following the launch of XM rum in New York City.

Mr. Mc Donald said the Company has seen positive results from initial sales of its Xtra Mature (XM) five-year-old, VXO seven-year-old, Royal 10-year-old, Special 12-year-old and Supreme 15-year-old following the launch just over a month ago in Richmond Hill, Queens.

Charman's Interim Financial Report

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Banks DIH Limited

Date: June 2, 2015

Mr. Clifford Reis, Chairman and Managing Director of Banks DIH Limited has reported that the Group’s third party revenue for the first six months of the financial year has increased by 7.8 percent with the Group recording $14.07 billion compared with $13.05 billion, an increase of $1.02 billion recorded for the corresponding period in 2014.

Banks DIH Health and Wellness

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Banks DIH Limited

Date: April 15, 2015

Banks DIH Limited will host a Community Outreach Fitness Walk and Mini Health Fair under the theme: “Wellness, Fitness and You” on Saturday at Demerara Park, East Bank Demerara Public Road starting at 07:00 hours.

Residents of the lower East Bank Demerara, Yarrowdam, Meadow Bank, Alexander Village and Ruimveldt are among the areas being targeted as well as employees of the Company.

The programme will get underway at 07:00 hours with a Fitness Walk from Demerara Park to Eccles, E.B.D traffic light junction before returning to Demerara Park.

Safety Management Certification

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Banks DIH Limited

Date: February 4, 2015

Banks DIH Limited is pleased to announce its International Organisation of Standardisation (ISO) Certification in Environmental and Safety Management System Standards issued by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance Limited (LRQA), as the Company continues its ISO Certification Programme.

The ISO 14001:2004, OHSAS 18001:2007 Quality Management System is applicable to the Manufacturing of carbonated soft drinks in NR-PET bottles, Postmix and Premix in cylinders and wastewater treatment plant.

Crème Select Ice Cream Lounge

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Banks DIH Limited

Date: December 29, 2014

Banks DIH Limited introduces the Crème Select Ice Cream Lounge, its newest state-of-the-art restaurant on Main Street in time for the festive season.

Crème Select Ice Cream Lounge is named after the Company’s premium ice cream brand “Crème Select” which was developed for the discerning ice cream lover who wants to indulge in an extra special treat. Crème Select is produced at our Thirst Park facilities at a dairy which is ISO 9001, and ISO 22000 certified.

Guinness In the Streets

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Banks DIH Limited

Date: December 29, 2014

Guinness Greatest of the Street players and fans can expect an exciting and action-packed programme in 2015 according to Lee Baptiste, Guinness Brand Manager.

The Community-based Futsal football tournament will also feature for the first time West Demerara and Berbice zone playoffs early next year ahead of the National Championships in May.

The National winners will then travel to Trinidad and Tobago for the Guinness Caribbean Street Football Challenge in June.

Hugh Ross speaks to students of Berbice, Marian Academy

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Banks DIH Limited

Date: December 13, 2014

Hugh Ross, the world renowned Bodybuilder and Malta Supreme Brand Ambassador has continued his campaign to promote healthy living among children following visits to three schools in Berbice and Georgetown.

Ross, a former Mr. Universe and NABBA Masters Champion visited Berbice High and New Amsterdam Multilateral schools in New Amsterdam and Marian Academy in Georgetown where he interacted with students and teachers and encouraged them to adopt healthy lifestyles.

Twenty Year Club Luncheon

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Banks DIH Limited
Date: November 18th, 2014

Banks DIH Limited honoured 26 employees who attained 20 years of service with the Company at its Annual 20-Year Club Luncheon held Friday at the Sports Club, Thirst Park.