5 Women Leaders Helping Wineries to Be Successful

by Laurie Wachter – The wine industry draws people passionate about their work, whether they are growing grapes, making wine or supporting those who do. These five wine industry women share that passion, providing high-quality products, equipment and services to enable wineries to do what they do best — create great wines. Cheryl Durzy, CEO, […]

Shanken News Briefs for February 11, 2021

Republic National Distributing Co. (RNDC) and LibDib have struck an exclusive multi-year partnership with artificial intelligence analytics platform Tickr. Via the partnership, RNDC and LibDib will provide suppliers real-time Tickr dashboards including brand and product performance by geography and segment, relevant media coverage, social media activity, and site analytics. The dashboards will also include wholesale, internal […]

RNDC and LibDib Announce Exclusive Partnership with Tickr to Transform AI-Driven Analytics for the Wine & Spirits Industry

The two leading wholesale distributors now share exclusive beverage alcohol industry rights with Tickr, giving wine and spirits suppliers deep market intelligence in easy-to-access, real-time dashboards  Grand Prairie, TX; San Jose, CA; and San Francisco, CA – February 11, 2020 — Leading wholesale alcohol distributors Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC) and LibDib, today announced an exclusive […]


Spirited Magazine Posted by Anne Sampson | Jan 18, 2021 | Distribution, Wine, Beer, Spirits, Cider Getting bottles into the hands of consumers has always been the bread and butter of wineries, distilleries, and distributors, but in 2020, the job got a little harder. As they endured lockdowns, sanitized their work places, and upgraded their websites, producers were also forced to focus increased attention […]

RNDC and LibDib Unveil and Expand Data Analytics Initiatives

Joint Venture’s Data Analytics Lab is Rapidly Evolving the Wholesalers’ Digital Experiences for their Salesforce, Suppliers and Customers Grand Prairie, TX, and San Jose, CA, December 18, 2020 — Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC) and LibDib, today unveiled a joint data analytics lab that is developing AI (artificial intelligence) algorithms for the two distributors’ wholesale digital […]

Exclusive: RNDC And LibDib Look To Take Data Analytics To The Next Level

Shanken News Daily — December 17, 2020 Wine and spirits distribution giant Republic National Distributing Co. (RNDC) and partner LibDib have unveiled an ambitious new effort to harness data analytics across their footprint, with the goal of driving accelerated growth for their own business and those of their suppliers and customers. The initiative includes the […]

Silicon Valley Veteran, David Cross, Appointed LibDib CTO

New Chief Technology Officer tapped to further drive innovation of the 3-tier system San Jose, CA, December 7, 2020 — LibDibTM, the web-based wholesale alcohol distributor, today announced that Chief Architect, David Cross, has been named LibDib’s new Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Cross’ appointment is part of LibDib’s expansion within technology development and data analytics initiatives. […]

Pivoting. Feet on the Street. How a Start-Up Distillery Brought in $180k in Sales in Just over Two Months

Kozuba Distillery

LibDib Maker:  Kozuba & Sons Distillery Location:  Florida LibDib Markets: California, Florida, Illinois LibDib Brand Page: LibDib.com/brands/kozubaandsonsdistilleryinc A family-owned distillery found success in wholesale distribution, sold $180,000 in products and secured almost 80 new accounts using LibDib. Kozuba & Sons Distillery in St Petersburg, FL, started selling their revamped product line of vodka, whiskey and cordials to buyers in […]

LibDib Unveils Native Mobile App Enabling Licensed Buyers to Restock their Shelves

San Jose, CA, July 22, 2020 — LibDib, the web-based wholesale alcohol distributor, today unveiled the industry’s first mobile app allowing restaurants, bars and retailers to purchase small-batch wine and spirits from their distributor. LibDib Mobile is now free to download in the Apple store (Android version is coming soon). Licensed Buyers can download the […]

Distiller Finds Major Success Through LibDib’s Club & Online Retail Relationships

Penelope Bourbon Founders

Securing relationships with wine or spirits clubs and big-box retailers can be a huge win for Makers–especially when it comes to brand development and sales. However, both types of these trade customers can be tough to get in front of–especially for a small batch distillery.  LibDib’s Club program was created to help Makers gain access […]