Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC) and Luxco announced an expanded relationship with a national scope. Luxco will be exclusive with RNDC in 21 open states and 18 control markets across the U.S. The 39-market alignment will be effective beginning April 1, 2023.
RNDC will distribute Luxco’s portfolio of brands, including Yellowstone Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, Remus Straight Bourbon Whiskey, Ezra Brooks Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, Rebel Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, Rossville Union Straight Rye Whiskey, Blood Oath Bourbon, Minor Case Straight Rye Whiskey, The Quiet Man Irish Whiskey, El Mayor Tequila, Dos Primos Tequila, Exotico Tequila, Arrow Cordials, Juarez Tequila, St Brendan’s Irish Cream, and Everclear Grain Alcohol, across all 39 markets.
“We’re excited to expand our relationship with Luxco,” said Nick Mehall, RNDC President and CEO. “Over the years they have been excellent collaborative partners helping us expand our offering of premium and award-winning spirits brands. We look forward to growing with them on a national scale.”
“Over the past several years we have worked hard to grow and evolve Luxco’s premium plus portfolio of brands. To that end, we believe an enhanced relationship with RNDC offers the best path forward,” said Ryan Earey, vice president of sales for Luxco. “We anticipate a smooth transition and are eager to work with the RNDC team to continue expanding the reach of our brands to current and prospective consumers.”