• Grand Oak Limited wins Best Performance Award in Q1

    April 24, 2015

    Grand Oak Limited, one of the subsidiaries of Lexcel Group, has won the Group Chairman’s Award for being the best performing Company for the first quarter of the year 2015. At the announcement of the quarterly review results held at Protea Hotel in Ikeja, Lagos. Grand Oak Limited, the Group’s marketer of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages beat six other companies. Other companies evaluated include Supreme Distilleries Limited, Nigeria Distilleries Limited, Grand Oak International Brands...

  • Calypso, Dark Sailor Rum Thrills Consumers at Easter

    April 5, 2015

    Calypso Coconut liqueur and Dark Sailor Rum, two leading brands from the stable of Grand Oak Limited thrilled consumers and fun-seekers at a well-attended Easter Beach Slam. It was a festival of music, dance and comedy which held at Suntan Beach on the outskirts of Badagry along Lagos-Badagry express road.


    Speaking at the event, Brand Manager, Dark Sailor, Susan Adeniyi said that the company wants its target audience to know the Brands care about them through all seasons and...

  • Supreme Distilleries Wins Best Performance Award for Q4

    February 6, 2015

    Supreme Distilleries Limited (SDL) won its second consecutive Chairman's Cup as the best performing company of the fourth quarter. The decision was made after a rigorous appraisal based on global best practices among all of Lexcel's subsidiaries.

    The fourth quarter award event was held at the prestigious Lagos Sheraton Hotel and was attended by the Lexcel group chairman, Mr. Ola Rosiji among other key management officials.

    SDL's competitors for the prize included Allied...

  • Grand Oak relaunches Swagga

    October 17, 2014

    Grand Oak Limited, a leading marketer of alcoholic and non- alcoholic brands has re-launched Swagga, a premium spirit brand with Gin and Schnapps variants from its stable with a view to further strengthen its positioning in the market.


    Similarly, the company has launched into the competitive spirit market the bitter variant of Swagga as a way of meeting the growing demand of consumers in this market segment. Speaking at the re-launch held at the conference room of Reliant...

  • 1st Apperito Table Tennis Championship at the table tennis section of the Lagos country club

    October 7, 2014

    Bitter Apperito held the maiden edition of the “Apperito Annual Table Tennis Championship” at Lagos Country club on 24th June to 1st of July 2011.

    The championship was contested in 6 categories ; League 1, League 2,Veterans,Super Veterans, Men Doubles, and Ladies. The first three winners in all the categories went home with various prizes ranging from trophies and medals to house hold appliances.

    The Marketing Director Grand Oak Ltd Aare Fatai Odesile was on hand to present the...


    October 7, 2014

    GRAND Oak Ltd had just concluded her 2011 Distributors’ conference tagged “LEAP TO VICTORY”. This year’s conference held in four major locations Pan Nigeria.

    Enugu for the eastern region (Golden tulip hotels)
    Iloko Ijesa for the western region (Royal Park Hotels)
    Abuja for the North (Riez Continental Hotel)
    ; And Lagos to address the Lagos and Abeokuta market (Orchid Hotel Lagos)

    The conference was fragmented to ensure that GOL management and partners could...