Whether it’s NIXE Extra Dry, the luscious fresh LOW CARB beer or NIXE Radler, the first LOW CARB shandy in Austria. As an Austrian start-up brewery we not only bring exciting innovations to the European drinks market, we grow together with our customers and fans.


Company History

  • May 2012: Project start, first discussions with the Schloss Eggenberg brewery to initiate a collaboration
  • July/Sep 2012: Appointments with REWE and Spar, positive feedback and confirmation of collaboration with the two largest Austrian retailers
  • Oct 2012: GmbH (limited company) founded in Vienna by three founding shareholders – Product development
  • March 2013: Bottling of the first production run
  • May 2013: Launch party and one-off event in 60 Merkur branches, followed by listing in the flagship store at Hohen Markt in Vienna, first catering partnerships in Austria
  • July 2013: Start of our online shop, already more than 30 press clippings
  • Aug 2013: Meanwhile selling through over 30 restaurants, 3 drink retailers and 5 sales agents
  • Sept 2013: First preparations for the gradual expansion to GER and AUS
  • Nov 2013: Win at i2B Businessplans: in the category Overall winner Austria and trade/service category
  • Dec 2013: First round of financing: 200k from 169 crowd investors and 2 business angels
  • Dec 2013: Puls 4 Live broadcast „2 Min – 2 Mio”: most successful project and project financed most quickly
  • Jan 2014: 1. Owners club meeting
  • March 2014: Establishment of „NIXE Australia Pty. Ltd.” in Melbourne, first subsidiary company
  • June 2014: Launch of „NIXE Radler” : first low carb shandy and first shandy with freshly-pressed organic lemonade
  • Sept 2014: Start of NIXE Deutschland: Filling of reusable bottles in Germany – founding of a subsidiary company in GER
  • Winter 2014/2015: Consolidation in catering, more Merkur branches, growth in west Austria: activities offered in ski regions (participation of GAST and FAFGA)
  • April 2015: Roll-out in independent food stores
  • May 2015: Product launch of 3rd product
  • Nov 2015: Product launch of 4th product


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Constantin Simon
Founder & Manager
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Alexander Lauber
Co-Founder & Communications
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Claudia Simon
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Birgit Muszits
Product Manager
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Andrea Hoppe
Office Manager
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Conrad Simon
Promotion & Logistics
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Kevin Kuhn
Sales Coordinator
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Beer Taster
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Elli Hummer
Advertising & Design
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Arthur Zolkiewicz
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Philipp Hlavac
Sales Agent
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Markus Zotter
Sales Manager

Investment Info

300% financed
150 000 invested
170 inwestorów
Company Info
11 Employees
2012 Founded

Participation Type: Substanzgenussrecht
Company name: NIXE Bier GmbH

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