Philippines’ Tanduay is the world’s best selling rum
This may be hard to take in but the best selling rum in the world right now is created here in the Philippines.
Beating Bacardi and other international brands, Tanduay was recent named the best-selling rum in the world by think tank Drinks International.
Tanduay is a brand of rum produced in the Philippines by Tanduay Distillers, Inc., a diversified beverage company owned by LT Group, Inc.
“We have a great product to offer the world and the world finally recognized it,” said Lucio Tan, Jr., president and CEO of Tanduay Distillers Inc, in an Inquirer report.
For his part, Gerry Tee, head of distillery operations, said Tanduay was proud to beat previous industry leader Bacardi.
“It’s now our time,” Tee said.