News & Updates

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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Tampa Bay Brewing Expands Florida Distribution Footprint, Refreshes Branding

Tampa Bay Brewing Co. (TBBC), one of Florida’s oldest independent craft breweries, announced today that 2017 sales increased by more than 27% over the year previous, buoyed significantly by growing demand for their flagship Reef Donkey APA, Old Elephant Foot IPA, and a series of seasonal beers including Quat, Florida Tart, Last Days of Summer, […]

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Booze from vending machines? No way, beer and liquor groups say

Beer distributors and independent liquor stores are lining up to oppose a proposal for high-tech beer and wine vending machines in South Florida. The Beer Industry of Florida, the Florida Beer Wholesalers Association, and the Florida Independent Spirits Association led separate motions to intervene in the case last Thursday. A newly-formed Miami-Dade company is seeking […]

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Pepin Distributing Company receives commendation from Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners

The Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners presents proclamations and commendations to recognize important dates and causes, and to celebrate the significant contributions of businesses, groups, and individuals to the people of Hillsborough County. Below is the commendation that Pepin Distributing Company and Skipper’s Smokehouse were honored to receive; The Hillsborough County Board of County […]

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Anheuser Busch brings in 310K cans of water

Anheuser Busch stepped up to bring in more than 310,000 cans of clean drinking water to areas of the state affected by Hurricane Irma. The brewing company made deliveries Friday in Fort Pierce, Orlando and Sarasota and the American Red Cross will handle the final leg of delivery to the people and communities that need […]

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Business Supports School Safety

Tri-Eagle Sales, a locally owned Anheuser-Busch and beverage wholesaler, is taking part in a statewide safe driving campaign. All of the drivers viewed a “School’s Back. Drive Safely.” video outlining the rules of the road around school buses and school zones, said Brittany Mukadam, Communications Manager for Tri-Eagle Sales. Tri-Eagle Sales also posted yellow “School’s […]

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Florida’s Beer Industry Finally Gets Some Much-Needed Wind In Its Sails

If you’ve visited Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom over the past couple of years, you may have noticed something a little … unusual … and I’m not talking about the ghost of deceased welder “George” on the Pirates of the Caribbean experience. Whereas you might have watched your dad sip on a cold, familiar Bud […]

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