Philippine Craft Distillers, Inc. (PCDI) is a corporation duly registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission of the Philippines. PCDI was incorporated on 24 May 2013  and is authorized to engage in the distilling, bottling, wholesale and retail of liquor and spirits.
The incorporators of PCDI are Anthony C. Manguiat, Jocelyn S. Lim, Jose Z. Osias, Jennifer Joan O. Manguiat and Adolfo II Z. Reyes. The initiators of PCDI are coconut farm owners and tillers with varied backgrounds in business, public service and law. The founders of PCDI are all entrepreneurs committed to drive the coconut farming industry to higher levels of productivity.
On 10 December 2013, the Food and Drug Administration of the Philippines licensed PCDI as a liquor manufacturer and issued License to Operate No. CFRR-RIV-FM-3169.
After a decade of product research and development, the prime movers of PCDI created Lakan – Extra Premium Lambanog. A liquor unique to the islands of the Philippines, Lakan is handcrafted by PCDI using a proprietary multi-stage distillation process developed by the company. The trademark of Lakan is registered with the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines.
Lakan was conferred Gold Awards by the Monde Selection International Quality Institute during the 53rd and 55th World Selection of Spirits & Liqueurs for the years 2015 and 2017. The Monde Selection International Quality Institute was founded in 1961 in Brussels, the capital of Europe, and evaluates spirits and liqueurs of over 80 participant-countries world-wide in collaboration with world renowned oenologists, master sommeliers, university lecturers and professional tasters.
On 2016 the New York World Wine and Spirits Competition awarded Lakan – Extra Premium Lambanog a Silver Medal. Associated with the Triple Crown of Competitions ( The San Francisco International Wine Competition and The San Francisco World Spirits Competition), the New York competition exacts a standard of competence that demonstrates the overall quality of a brand and establishes a clear cut method by which wine and spirit brands can be ranked by the experts in the industry.
The distillery of PCDI is situated in Bo. Bulaklakan, Lipa City, Batangas, Philippines. PCDI harvests coconut nectar from plantations located in the provinces of Batangas, Laguna, Quezon and Marinduque. PCDI holds office at 704 Common Goal Tower, Finance St., Madrigal Business Park, Ayala Alabang, Muntinlupa City, Philippines. Telephone No. (+632) 556-9788.
The authorized importer of Lakan – Extra Premium Lambanog for the United States of America is Linked Synergies LLC with office address at 80 Broad Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10004. Telephone Nos. +1(646) 591-1109; (212) 837-7871. Lakan – Extra Premium Lambanog was issued Registration Number: 18253234698 by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and TTB ID 16218001000112 by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau.
 PCDI amended its corporate name on 21 April 2014.