News & Updates

Gold Coast Eagle Distributing Cleans the Beach

The Suncoast is known for being just that, a sunny coast made up of beaches… Gold Coast Eagle Distributing spent Saturday morning cleaning one of our main tourist attraction, the beach… More specifically Nokomis Beach. “This is a no brainer for us probably about 40 percent of our business is done because our beaches and […]

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Southern Eagle Distributing’s support crucial in success of 2018 Burgers & Brews Festival

Southern Eagle Distributing is a mainstay when it comes to supporting local nonprofits and their events. Not only did they help sponsor the Burgers & Brews Festival – An American Heritage Celebration to benefit United Against Poverty (UP) of Indian River County, company President Philip Busch and sister Julia Busch, together with their families and several employees, […]

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Beer tastes are evolving — so is the industry’s demographic makeup

Industry leaders are keenly aware that as craft beer popularizes, related businesses should be mindful of diversity. Women in beer were celebrated on Tuesday in the capital city at Hearth & Soul, a fitting location as its founder and owner Susie Busch–Transou is the daughter of August AnheuserBusch III, who led Anheuser-Busch Companies for quite some time during the 20th century and […]

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Champion Brands CEO Earl Benton ‘Did it All on His Own’

City and state officials did nothing for Earl Benton, CEO of Champion Brands Inc., when he decided to build a new headquarters. They said so Tuesday in public remarks to about 90 people at the project site. “We didn’t do anything,” said District 4 state Sen. Aaron Bean, a Republican representing Nassau County and part […]

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Alcoholic Beverage Distributor Champion Brands Expands

Jacksonville-based beverage distributor Champion Brands is beginning work today on a $6 million, 36,000-square-foot headquarters, nearly five times the size of its current space. After the company moves into its new home at 5220 Florida Mining Blvd. South, the current 8,000-square-foot office will be torn down and replaced with 40,000 square feet of warehouse space, […]

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Fort Pierce’s Southern Eagle Distributing wins regional, national Constellation Brands awards

Southern Eagle Distributing in Fort Pierce Pierce has been recognized as the first place regional winner and first place national winner for Constellation Brands. Southern Eagle, which supports many local charities and nonprofits including the Boys & Girls Club of St. Lucie County, the Navy Seal Museum, the Busch Wildlife Sanctuary, Operation 300, the Economic Development […]

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Amid Craft Beer Surge, Distributors Want Laws Constant

The beer business is evolving, and those involved in it would like to see very little change in laws guiding the industry. Thirty different local and national breweries showcased their suds at a trade show on Wednesday hosted by Tri-Eagle Sales, a leading beverage wholesaler in North and North-Central Florida. Tri-Eagle President Ken Daley in an […]

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Tri-Eagle Sales Hosts Supplier Trade Show in Midway

Specialty beverage group, Tri-Eagle Sales, hosted its supplier trade show, highlighting what they offer to support current and new businesses. Several booths were set up around the venue for beer tasting. Similarly to wine tastings, the event features unique and specialty items meant to expand one’s pallet. “The draw to the trade show Wednesday was […]

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Peter W. Busch Foundation Gives $15,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs of SLC

Philip Busch, president of Southern Eagle Distributing and the Peter W. Busch Family Foundation, presented a check for $15,000 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County, in support of the Youth of the Year Program. The Youth of the Year Program recognizes top achieving youths from each of the local Clubs. One […]

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