Ijevan Wine-Brandy Factory is one of the first wineries in Armenia that was established back in the Soviet times in 1951 for the purpose of supplying Ararat-Trust and Yerevan Champagne Wines Factory with brandy and champagne wine materials. 2005 was a turning point for the factory; it was purchased by the businessman Emin Lavrenti Yeghiazaryan.The company underwent critical changes: large-scale activities were carried out to expand production, the winery was repaired, modern equipment was purchased and latest technologies were used. Besides, the staff was replenished with specialists with academic degrees and diplomas received from the best winemaking universities in Europe. Such changes enabled the factory to keep abreast of the times and science. Today Ijevan Wine-Brandy Factory produces high-quality brandies, grape and fruit and berry wines, fruit vodka, wide range of canned products and dried fruit.