Distributors and brewers could use social media to promote tap takeovers and beer dinners under a bill introduced in the IL House. Right now that’s a no-no.
The largest Bud distributor in IL is getting bigger. Lakeshore Beverage has acquired Central Beverage and a portfolio that includes PBR, Bell’s and Schlafly
Urban Chestnut has inked a distribution deal with Lakeshore Beverage, becoming the 3rd South of 80 participant in as many years to enter the Chicago market.
SweetWater Brewing is expanding to Chicago via Lakeshore Beverage. The Atlanta, GA brewer’s beers will be arriving in the spring of 2015.
Shelton Brothers has a new Chicago distributor and retailers have begun receiving shipments from the importer via MSV Distribution.
Introducing our newest feature, “Brand Awareness,” which updates you on new brands to Chicago and brand movement among distributors.
Shelton Brothers has penciled Chicago in for their annual Zwanze Day celebration. Does that mean they’ll return to the market soon?
Beer store shelves have been devoid of Shelton Brothers beers for months. And no one really knows why.
Founders beers will soon be making their way around Chicago on new trucks. The brewery is leaving its current distributor, Louis Glunz Beer Inc, for Lakeshore Beverage.
The Illinois Liquor Control Commission has given its blessing of Anheuser-Busch’s sale of distributor City Beverage to the Hand Family Companies.
The sale of Illinois distributor City Beverage is one step closer to finality as the Illinois Liquor Control Commission sits down to discuss the deal today.
The Illinois Liquor Control Commission holds its final meeting of 2013. Will the proposed buyout of distributor City Beverage be taken up?
A family in Tennessee and an investment group in Chicago are teaming up to buy wholesalers City Beverage and River North — creating a powerhouse Anheuser-Busch distribution chain.