MIAMI, Feb. 10, 2016 – Southern Wine & Spirits of America, Inc. (Southern)—the nation’s leading wine and spirits distributor with operations in 35 markets—today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Sterling Distributing Company in Omaha, Nebraska. Sterling Distributing Company is Nebraska’s premier distilled spirits and fine wine wholesaler.
<strong>MIAMI, Feb. 3, 2016 — </strong>North American Spirits & Wine Brokerage (NASWB) of Virginia, a division of Southern Wine & Spirits of America, Inc. (Southern)—the nation’s leading wine and spirits distributor with operations in 35 markets—today announced the promotion of Nick Grieder to Vice President, General Sales Manager, NASWB, Virginia and West Virginia.
MIAMI, Feb. 2, 2016 — Mel Dick, President, Wine Division and Senior Vice President of Southern Wine & Spirits of America, Inc. (Southern) and has been elevated to the rank of Commandeur in the Order of Agricultural Merit. Mel Dick joined Southern in 1969 and is an early founder and leader of the company. On December 17, 2015, Philippe Létrilliart, the Consul General of France in Miami, officially presented Mel with the recognition and medal for the Order of Agricultural Merit—an honor bestowed by the French Republic for outstanding contribution to agriculture.