FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 13, 2018
Major Brands, Inc. and Six Mile Bridge are excited to announce a new strategic partnership, effective today. With the ever-changing beer market and increasing demand from consumers, Major Brands, Inc. will provide distribution of Six Mile Bridge’s craft beer products to its vast network of retailers across Missouri.
“After self-distributing for the first three years, we reached a critical point of growth and knew that this partnership was the best way to serve our customers. We are thrilled to work with Major Brands’ team of professional experts to provide exceptional service to our current customers as well as expand into new territories where we have seen demand. By partnering with Major Brands, Inc., we believe we will be able to meet the demands of an ever-increasing market in much more effective ways,” said Ryan Sherring, Co-Owner and Head Brewer of Six Mile Bridge.
Six Mile Bridge is a local brewery within the St Louis region, founded in 2015 and focused on true-to-style beers with a dedication to using 100% all-natural ingredients. Named after a small village in Ireland known for its beer and hospitality, their tag line of “Made With Integrity” shines through in their products.
“We are thrilled to partner with a respected local brand such as Six Mile Bridge,” said Sue McCollum, Major Brands, Inc. Chairman & CEO. “We look forward to helping expand Six Mile Bridge’s presence across Missouri and bring these quality, craft beer products to more consumers statewide.”
Major Brands, Inc. is the largest Missouri-owned and operated distributor of premium wine, spirits, beer and non-alcoholic beverages, with offices in St. Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, Columbia and Cape Girardeau. Major Brands, Inc. employs more than 600 people and serves more than 9,000 retail customers. It began operations in 1934 and remains family owned and operated. For more information visit, majorbrands.com.
Major Brands, Inc. Contact: Tammy Wheeler
Six Mile Bridge Contact: Lindsay Sherring (Co-Owner / Marketing Director)