MIAMI and DALLAS, February 17, 2016 – As part of the preparations to launch Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits, LLC (“Southern Glazer’s”), Southern Wine & Spirits of America, Inc. (“Southern”) and Glazer’s, Inc. (“Glazer’s”) today announced the regional commercial structure that will take effect following the combination of the two companies, which is planned to close at the end of the second quarter 2016.
MIAMI, Feb. 16, 2016 – Southern Wine & Spirits of America, Inc. ("Southern")—the nation's leading wine and spirits distributor with operations in 35 markets—today announced key organizational appointments in preparation for its new role as a lead distributor for Bacardi, U.S.A. ("Bacardi USA"), the United States import and distribution arm of one of the world's leading spirits and wine producers. Both Southern and Glazer's, Inc. ("Glazer's"), which was also appointed as a lead distributor, will serve Bacardi USA separately until the two companies combine to form Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits, LLC, which is planned to occur during the second quarter of 2016.
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.