Akay Group has been distributing the Anadolu Efes products in the provinces of Van, Hakkâri and Bitlis since 1972, and it has been distributing the Philip Morris products in the provincial center of Van since 1994.
The Group has been the distributor for Anadolu Efes since 2003, for Coca Cola since 2008, in Ankara.
In addition, it ventured into the Black Sea Region market in 2015 by acquiring the Coca Cola franchise in Samsun, and then broadened its network by acquiring the Anadolu Efes and Mey İçki distributorships in Trabzon and Gümüşhane.
Akay Group branched out into the tourism sector by opening the Rescate Boutique Hotel Ankara, in 2007.
In 2011, the Group opened the first 5-star hotel of Van under the name of “Rescate”, and then merged this hotel with the brand “Double Tree by Hilton”, in 2016. This hotel, which belongs to the Group, continues to serve in Van under the name “Double Tree By Hilton/ Van”.
The Group increased its success in the tourism industry and added another branch to their franchise of hotels by opening its third hotel, in the year 2012, in the Anatolian Part of İstanbul, under the name “Rescate Hotel Asia/İstanbul”.