Distribution Expansion

Posted in Distribution Expansion, Maine Beer Co

Maine Beer Company expands distribution to Georgia

Maine Beer Company

Maine Beer Company is now available in Georgia starting September 13th. The brewery has signed a distribution deal with Savannah Distributing.

According to Savannah, Peeper (Pale Ale), MO (Pale Ale), Another One (India Pale Ale), Woods and Waters (India Pale Ale) and Lunch (India Pale Ale) are all now available in the state.

Maine Beer Company is based in Freeport, Maine.

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Posted in Distribution Expansion, Founders Brewing

Founders Brewing adds Colorado distribution in September

Founders Brewing Colorado

Founders Brewing will soon be available in Colorado. The brewery has signed distribution deals with Rocky Mountain Coors, Coors Distributing, High Country Beverage, Mountain Beverage, B&K, High Country Western Slope and A&L Coors to cover the state.

All year-round, seasonal and specialty releases will be available throughout the state in bottles, cans, and draft – the brewery’s 47th distribution state.

The only states that lack Founders will be Utah, Wyoming, and Hawaii.

Posted in Distribution Expansion, Odell Brewing

Odell Brewing adds Utah distribution

Odell Brewing Utah Distribution

Fort Collins, Colorado-based Odell Brewing is adding Utah distribution at the end of May. The brewery has signed distribution deals with General Distributing Co., and Golden Beverage.

Residents can expect 90 Shilling, Odell IPA, Drumroll APA, Rupture Fresh Grind Ale, and Myrcenary Double IPA in state stores, bars, and restaurants, while 4% alcohol by volume Loose Leaf Session Ale will be available in grocery and convenience stores.

“Utah and Colorado not only share a border, but also a lifestyle. Living out west, we play on the same rivers and explore the same mountain ranges. With a growing population and a community that appreciates craft-beer, we are excited to share our beer with our neighbors.” – Ryan Bogart, Regional Sales Manager.

Special launch events are planned in Salt Lake City and Park City.

Utah is the brewery’s 17th state of distribution.

Posted in Beer News, Distribution Expansion, Firestone Walker Brewing

Now 33 states. Firestone Walker adds Minnesota distribution

Firestone Walker Logo

Firestone Walker has added Minnesota distribution this month. The brewery has signed a distribution deal with Artisan Beer Company.

Matt Brynildson, the brewmaster for the Paso Robles, California based brewery hails from Minnesota, making this launch extra special.

“It’s hard to describe how great it feels to finally be able to send our beers into my home State of Minnesota! For the first time since becoming the brewmaster at Firestone Walker 17 years ago, the beers that I helped to create will be available in my family’s restaurant in Litchfield. The long wait is finally over and I can’t wait to get back and have a pint of our beer with my dad.” – Matt Brynildson

Launch beers include Firestone Lager, Nitro Merlin Milk Stout, Pivo Pils, Union Jack, and the latest in the Luponic Distortion Series.

Firestone Walker was founded in 1996. With the addition of Minnesota, the brewery’s lineup can be found in 33 states.

Posted in Boulevard Brewing, Distribution Expansion

Boulevard Brewing adds Nevada

Boulevard Brewing Nevada

Boulevard Brewing will be available in Nevada in early April. The brewery has inked a distribution deal with Breakthru Beverage Nevada.

 “Las Vegas is a market we’ve eyed for some time. We’re excited about our partnership with Breakthru Beverage, and eager to bring our beers to the Battle Born State.” -Bobby Dykstra, vice president of Boulevard sales

Boulevard fans can expect  Tank 7 Farmhouse Ale, Unfiltered Wheat Beer, Tropical Pale Ale, along with a variety of seasonal and limited releases. Launch events will be announced soon through the brewery’s social media channels.

Nevada brings the brewery’s distribution footprint to 40 states and the District of Columbia.

Posted in Distribution Expansion, Dogfish Head

The 39th distribution state for Dogfish Head: Nebraska

Milton, Delaware based Dogfish Head Craft Brewery adds Nebraska distribution this month.

The Johnson Brothers Liquor Company has been selected bring Dogfish Head’s lineup to the state, which is the 39th state in their distribution footprint, (plus Washington D.C.).

“We’re excited to ship our innovative beers to Dogfish fans in Nebraska and to begin a great and long-lasting relationship with the beer drinkers, retailers, and distributor partners in the state. We have our canning and bottling lines pumping out a ton of beer and enough brewing capacity to ensure we can keep retailers well stocked with our well-differentiated family of beers for years to come.” – Sam Calagione, founder and CEO of Dogfish Head Craft Brewery

Dogfish Head fans in Nebraska can expect 90 Minute IPA, Namaste White, Indian Brown, 60 Minute IPA, SeaQuench Ale, Lupu-Luau IPA, Flesh & Blood IPA, Palo Santo Marron, Burton Baton, Midas Touch and a plethora of seasonal releases.

Posted in Distribution Expansion, Odell Brewing

Odell Brewing adds Nevada distribution in February

Odell Brewing is adding Nevada distribution with the assistance of Breakthru Beverage.

Nevada is the 16th distribution state in the brewery’s footprint. Breakthru Beverage distributes Odell Brewing in Colorado and launched the brewery’s lineup in Illinois in 2017.

“Nevada is a state on the rise, and they have a culture all their own. With a growing population and economy, it’s made up of so much more than the strip. We knew it was the right place for us to bring our family of brands.” – Ryan Bogart, Regional Sales Manager

Odell Brewing will launch cans and draft of its flagship 90 Shilling, IPA, Drumroll APA, Rupture Fresh Grind Ale, along with seasonal offerings like Tree Shaker Peach IPA and Wolf Picker Pale Ale. The brewery’s specialty Cellar Series beers like Friek, a Raspberry & Cherry Sour Ale, and Bull Proof Bourbon Barrel Stout will also be available.