ABFood & Beverages (Thailand) Ltd. is a subsidiary of Associated BritishFoods Plc(ABF), a global food, ingredients and retail group with headquartersin the United Kingdom. Our pride is to provide “Daily Goodness for BrighterLife,” and we are known around the world for our famous “Ovaltine” brand ofdelicious malt beverages and the world’s finest “Twinings” brand teas.AB Food and Beverages (Thailand),with its head office in Bangkok, markets the two heritage brands of Ovaltineand Twinings throughout Southeast Asia. Ourfactory in Samutprakarn, Thailand is the world’s largestOvaltine manufacturer.
Daily Goodness for Brighter lives
Ovaltine isa nutritious and delicious drink brand enjoyed by millions of families aroundthe world for its rich malt taste and nutritional value. For Thailand, Ovaltineis committed to our core mission of creating brighter lives throughgreat-tasting nourishment. We provide a variety of great-tasting products thatare also full of natural goodness.
In1865 Dr. George Wander, a Swiss Chemist, developed a hot nutritious drink madefrom barley malt and egg to provide nutrition and help to strengthenunder-nourished children. The new drink was known as “Ovo-Maltine” after its main ingredients, maltand egg (ovum).
Laterin 1904, George’s son, Dr. Albert Wander, further enriched the formula,combining the healthy barley malt with other nutritious ingredients like milkegg and cocoa, and developed the drink for commercial sale in England, where itwas called “Ovaltine.”
InThailand, Ovaltine was first imported for Thai consumers in 1934. The Ovaltinefactory was built in 1988 in Prapadaeng district, Samutprakarn province to be the center ofOvaltine production in Asia. It is now the largest producer of Ovaltine in theworld.