Republic National Distributing Company, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates Extend Partnership

Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC), among the nation’s largest premium wine and spirits distributors, today announced that Ste. Michelle Wine Estates is extending its distribution partnership with RNDC for an additional five years in...

Bardstown Bourbon Company Expands Distribution

The Bardstown Bourbon Company (BBCo) has announced the rollout of its products in six markets including California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana and Tennessee, in addition to its home state of Kentucky. The launch of the Bardstown...

Red Stripe Beer Readies For U.S. Growth After $16M Investment

Since Heineken acquired controlling stake of Red Stripe Beer in 2015 and returned production back to the brand’s Jamaican homeland in 2016, the company has embarked on an aggressive 10-year investment plan dedicated to...

Pernod Ricard Renews Agreement with RNDC

Pernod Ricard USA has renewed its distribution agreement with Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC). The contract is effective July 1, 2018, and extends through June 2024. It reaffirms the long-lasting partnership between the two companies. Per...

MHW Joins Distilled Spirits Council of the United States

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...

J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines Names New Red Winemaker

J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines has announced the promotion of Brenden Wood from assistant winemaker to red winemaker, the position formerly held by Steve Peck, who was promoted in September 2018 to director of winemaking. Celebrating...

Elijah Craig Releases Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey

Elijah Craig today announced the launch of Elijah Craig Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey. Elijah Craig Rye is a traditional American straight rye whiskey with 51% rye, 35% corn and 14% malted barley. This combination of...

Bardstown Bourbon Releases Whiskey Aged in The Prisoner Wine Barrels

The Bardstown Bourbon Company has partnered with The Prisoner Wine Company for a collaborative bourbon finished in The Prisoner red wine barrels. Launching in January 2020, this new expression a 100-proof, nine-year-old Tennessee bourbon aged...

RNDC Names National Account Leaders

Republic National Distributing Company’s integration with Young’s Market Company (Young’s) continues as RNDC announces expanded roles and leaders for the new RNDC/Young’s National Accounts Team. Greg Bowdish, Corporate EVP, National Accounts and Category Services, will...

Corona Beer Halts Production

It was bad enough that the beer shared a name with the novel coronavirus sweeping across the globe. Now, Corona revealed through its brewer Grupo Modelo that the brand will cease production in Mexico...