LibDib@RNDC Expands Into Kentucky

RNDC and LibDib bring platform-based distribution to a 6th major U.S. market   Grand Prairie, TX, and San Jose, CA, December 21, 2023𑁋RNDC and LibDib today announced LibDib@RNDC KY, a new RNDC sales division within the commonwealth of Kentucky. LibDib@RNDC KY brings LibDib’s platform-based distribution model to the state, allowing any and all compliant wine […]

LibDib Partners with Gorilla Shipper to Offer Special Maker Pricing and Discounts

In time for OND, leading shipping packaging company Gorilla Shipper is now offering LibDib Makers significant discounts on FedEx Certified wine and spirits shipping materials  San Jose, CA, October 17, 2023𑁋LibDib today announced a partnership with Gorilla Shipper, a family owned and operated business that has been America’s #1 choice for wine and spirits shippers […]

LibDib Names Don Farnworth Vice President of Business Intelligence

Farnworth is promoted to a key leadership position as the three-tier alcohol distributor further advances data analytics capabilities internally and with strategic partner, RNDC San Jose, CA, August 3, 2022𑁋Wholesale alcohol distributor, LibDib, today announced that Don Farnworth has been appointed as the company’s new vice president of business intelligence. Farnworth has been a part of […]

LibDib Highlights Corporate Commitment to Female Empowerment & Growth

LibDib Highlights Corporate Commitment to Female Empowerment & Growth  With a female leadership program and a renewed membership in Women of the Vine & Spirits, LibDib seeks to further all women in the industry. San Jose, CA, August 11, 2021 — LibDib, today unveiled the company’s Women’s Leadership Council, a career-growth and educational group designed […]

Shanken News Daily, News Briefs 7/23/20

Online distributor LibDib has unveiled a new mobile app to serve restaurant, bar, and retail accounts. The app, which is a free download from the Apple store (with an Android version to follow), allows licensed buyers to purchase wine and spirits directly from their mobile device; create weekly, seasonal and special order lists; and receive […]

LibDib Acknowledged for Innovating

Wine Industry Advisor

San Jose, CA, November 14, 2019??LibDibTM, the web-based wholesale alcohol distributor, today announced the company was awarded the ?Rising Star Award for Innovation? at the 2019 Best of Wine Country Awards hosted by San Francisco Magazine and Silicon Valley Magazine. The winners were recognized for their excellence in the community by both the public and […]

A New Era: U.S. wine and spirits wholesalers dive into e-commerce

  E-commerce now accounts for roughly 11% of all retail sales in the U.S., according to the Department of Commerce, and is growing at around 13% annually, far ahead of the broader market. In wine and spirits, retailers have joined the e-commerce trend through delivery providers like Instacart and Drizly, and suppliers have gotten in […]

Market Watch, LibDib Unveils New Flat Rate Shipping Program

MarketWatch

LibDib, the web-based wholesale alcohol distributor, today unveiled LibShip, a new flat rate shipping program that offers competitive pricing and enhanced features to save LibDib Makers time and money. LibShip utilizes FedEx to offer simplified pricing, automated tracking and overall ease of use.

Working with Chains via LibDib

Start-up life is such an interesting animal. Literally, every day is different. Expectations and future plans can change quickly. In California, the LibDib model now includes some chain business.? This is a big change from my initial business plan. By chains I mean retail buyers that have multiple outlets?.at least 10 or more individual stores. […]

Why Treasury Wine Estates? Distribution Overhaul Matters to Everyone

A couple weeks ago I gave a webinar on distribution to members of the American Craft Spirits Association. This group of truly craft producers shined a light on the fact that evolution of the three-tier system is absolutely necessary for their survival. These are small to mid-size distilleries who are producing amazing products but are […]