Champion Brewing Company Signs Statewide NC Distribution Deal With Mutual Distributing Co.
“Champion is a great regional Craft Brewery quickly gaining recognition on a local and national level, and we are very pleased to be working with them,” said Michael Hayek, Statewide Beer Division Manager for Mutual. “We believe they are committed to being an active member of the North Carolina market.”
“We are excited to enter North Carolina,” said Hunter Smith, President and head Brewer of Champion. “North Carolina has quickly become one of the most educated and enthusiastic beer markets in the country, and we greatly look forward to adding to the great variety of Craft Beer available across the state.”
“We are delighted to be partnering with Champion and are looking forward to making their great products available to our customers across the state,” said William Riley, Vice President of Sales of Mutual Distributing Company. “We believe Champion will be well received in North Carolina and are eager to work together to grow their brand.”
“Mutual’s ability to reach a statewide market, coupled with their commitment to working with quality Craft Breweries, made them the ideal distributor for us,” said Hunter Smith. “We are very enthusiastic about this partnership with Mutual Distributing Company.”
Champion Brewing Company will begin distributing in North Carolina in January with launch events planned in the Raleigh and Charlotte markets. Their products will be available across the state of North Carolina in both draft and cans.
Mutual Distributing Company is a wholesale beer and wine distributor servicing the entire state of North Carolina. With over 650 employees and seven full-service branch offices throughout the state, Mutual is committed to providing quality products and exceptional customer service.
Champion Brewing Company opened in December of 2012. Champion’s mission is to create only the highest-quality and most interesting ales for the people of Charlottesville, VA and beyond.