News & Updates

Raise a Glass for 6th Annual Pints for Paws Lakeland Beer Fest

What if helping out your fine furry friends was as easy as raising a pint and enjoying a cold drink like Hair of the Dog? You can do exactly that at the upcoming Pints for Paws Lakeland Beer Fest. For the past six years, this pet-friendly beer festival has been allowing guests to raise a […]

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Tri-Eagle Sales to Provide Safe Rides Home for the Holiday Season

The holidays are a time to surround yourself with family and friends, eat seasonal treats, and toast what’s to come. Tri-Eagle Sales, the local Anheuser-Busch and beverage wholesaler for North and North Central Florida, is spreading the message this holiday season to remind consumers to plan for a safe ride home. As part of an […]

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Tow To Go, Keeping the Community Safe for 20 Years

This is the 20th Holiday season where Suncoast Residents will be able to call Tow To Go for a ride if they’ve had a little too much to drink or if they just don’t want to take the risk. It all started with John Saputo and his staff at Gold Coast Eagle, who wondered why […]

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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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