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News Briefs for May 18, 2020

•A crowd-sourced whiskey from Whistle Pig, a 13-year-old Bourbon from Widow Jane, a rye from Chicken Cock, and a new Bourbon from Washington D.C.-based Republic Restoratives are among the offerings featured in Whisky Advocate’s latest roundup of new releases. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 18, 2020

News Briefs for May 12, 2020

•Online distributor LibDib has entered the Illinois market, expanding its footprint to six states, including four of the top five U.S. markets for alcohol consumption. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 12, 2020

Interview: After Young’s Deal, RNDC Looks Ahead

To say Republic National Distributing Co. (RNDC) has been in expansion mode lately is an understatement. Last year, the second-ranked U.S. wholesaler added 10 western states and more than $3 billion in revenues via a new joint venture with the Underwood family’s Young’s Holdings. Across both legacy RNDC markets and the new Young’s joint venture—totaling 32 states—RNDC had revenues of approximately $11.8 billion last year. RNDC has also been investing in technology, notably by bringing “online distributor” LibDib into its fold. According to CEO Tom Cole, that move has accelerated the company’s eRNDC e-commerce initiative, which is intended to streamline operations and is slated to reach all RNDC markets by the end of the year. SND editorial director David Fleming and executive editor Daniel Marsteller spoke with Cole and LibDib founder Cheryl Durzy recently to discuss the road ahead. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 14, 2020

News Briefs for January 14, 2020

•Beverage alcohol delivery provider Drizly has partnered with Texas-based retailer Spec’s to significantly expand its coverage in the Lone Star State. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 14, 2020

News Briefs for November 27, 2019

•King St. Vodka, the new brand from actress Kate Hudson in partnership with Brand House, has named LibDib as its distributor in Colorado and Wisconsin. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 27, 2019

News Briefs for June 27, 2019

•Sam’s Club has launched same-day beverage alcohol delivery at 215 of its stores. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 27, 2019