Indiana companies to distribute “The Veteran and Blonde Bomber”
CHICAGO, Ill., Nov. 25, 2013 – The Veteran Beer Company announced today that Indiana Beverage and Five Star Distributing will distribute its two beers, “The Veteran” and “Blonde Bomber.” The agreement will enable the Veteran Beer Company to expand the availability of the beers in the northern third of Indiana. The company is Veteran owned and all of its employees are Veterans who served in every branch of the military.
“We’re extremely excited about our partnership with Indiana Beverage and Five Star Distributing,” said Indiana native Eric Rine, Veteran Beer Company’s director for product development. “The two companies have an impressive track record in the distribution industry and we’re delighted that they’ve agreed to distribute our products. I have absolute confidence that together we’ll do great things with our brand in their markets, a region that has 3,300 retail accounts.”
Since 1939, Indiana Beverage has been a family-owned beer wholesaler that distributes beer to its retail partners such as liquor stores, grocery stores, restaurants, hotels, taverns and other retail outlets throughout the North Western and North Central parts Indiana. The company is based in Valparaiso, Indiana.
Five Star Distributing has been distributing beer to its retail partners throughout the North Eastern part of Indiana since June 2005. The company is located in Columbia City, Indiana.
“We’re proud to add the Veteran Beer Company to our list of clients for two reasons,” said Indiana Beverage Specialty and Import Brand Manager Armando Castellanos. “First, they are a special company with a unique vision and mission to provide employment opportunities for Veterans. Second, with The Veteran and the Blonde Bomber, they are brewing two great tasting craft beers.”
The Veteran and the Blonde Bomber are being produced at the company’s brewery in Cold Spring, Minn. They are currently available at retail stores in Illinois and Indiana including Binny’s Beverage Depot, Kenwood Liquors, Tony’s Finer Foods, and select Safeway stores, Cardinal Liquors, Nardi’s on Chicago, and The Department. They are also available in Chicago at Hooters, The Lodge, Bootleggers, Mother’s Too, Pippin’s Tavern and Streeter’s Tavern. They are also available at all Levy Restaurants located inside the United Center in Chicago.
About Veteran Beer Company
The Veteran Beer Company was founded on July 4, 2012 by disabled combat military Veterans and is dedicated to producing, selling and delivering beers of superior quality and taste and creating meaningful post-service careers for military Veterans. The company strives to employ Veterans in every role within the organization and the supply chain while adhering to the highest principles of military service, conducting business with integrity, courage, and loyalty. The company is committed to being a preeminent beverage manufacturing company inspired by the highest traditions and principles of the United States military.
Media Point of Contact: Jack Papp, 571-991-2440, firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, visit www.veteranbeercompany.com