The Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DISCUS), America’s leading advocate for the distilled spirits industry, has announced that MHW, Ltd. has joined the trade association on July 1, 2019, as a Director Member.
“We are extremely pleased to welcome MHW as the newest DISCUS Director Member,” says Chris Swonger, President and CEO of DISCUS and Responsibility.org. “MHW is a dynamic importer and service provider for spirits brands and has helped thousands of brands enter and excel in new markets. MHW’s unique market position broadens DISCUS’ reach, combines new perspectives with our existing expertise, and positions DISCUS to continue to support a growing distilled spirts sector in a changing market landscape.”
MHW, Ltd. is headquartered in Manhasset, New York. It is a business-process partner for established and aspiring brands in the U.S. across wine, spirits, beer and cider.
Incorporated in 1934, MHW works with suppliers in over 80 countries to provide services that include operations, logistics, fulfillment, compliance, distribution, accounting, sales, marketing and new brand development.
“This is an exciting time to join DISCUS and take part in setting the future and strategy of the spirits industry,” says John Beaudette, President & Founder of MHW, Ltd. “As the U.S. beverage alcohol marketplace continues to rapidly evolve, I look forward to working with the DISCUS leadership team and fellow members to expand our horizons and advocate for responsible policies that provide spirits consumers with more convenient access to their products of choice.”
In addition to MHW, Ltd., DISCUS Director Members include Agave Loco, LLC; Bacardi U.S.A., Inc.; Beam Suntory, Inc.; Brown-Forman Corporation; Campari America; Constellation Brands, Inc.; DIAGEO; Edrington USA; Mast-Jägermeister US, Inc.; MGP Ingredients, Inc.; Moët Hennessy USA; Pernod Ricard, USA; and Rémy Cointreau USA, Inc.