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Breakthru Beverage Links With Online Trade Platform SevenFifty Nationwide

Breakthru Beverage, the third-largest spirits and wine wholesaler in the United States has signed a new national deal with online beverage alcohol trade platform SevenFifty. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 28, 2017

Breakthru Steps Up Effort To Dismiss Empire Lawsuit With New Court Filing

Late Friday night, Reliable Churchill and Breakthru Beverage Group aimed to bolster their attempt to dismiss the federal lawsuit filed against them by Empire Merchants by filing a memorandum of law that says Empire’s claims are without merit—and that Empire lacks the standing to make them. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 23, 2017

Breakthru Makes Offer For Empire Amid Controversy

Breakthru Beverage Group has made an offer to acquire New York’s Empire Merchants, in a blockbuster move that would make Breakthru the U.S. market’s second-largest spirits and wine distributor.  Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 11, 2016

Breakthru Names Lloyd Sobel, Former Empire CEO, As Executive Vice President

Breakthru Beverage Group has appointed Lloyd Sobel to an executive VP post, less than two months after Sobel was fired as CEO of Empire Merchants following accusations that he received as much as $5 million in under-the-table payments from Empire co-owner Charlie Merinoff. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 7, 2016

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for November 2, 2016

•Breakthru Beverage Group has completed its acquisition of Colorado craft beer distributor C.R. Goodman. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 2, 2016

Exclusive: Federal Prosecutors Dismiss Indictment Against RNDC In Alleged Smuggling Scheme

Five months after indicting Republic National Distributing Co. (RNDC) and three of its employees on federal charges of interstate liquor smuggling, the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland has fully dismissed the indictment. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 31, 2016

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