April 23, 2018
Speakeasy Launches in Kansas with Speakeasy Distribution
SPEAKEASY ALES & LAGERS NOW AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN KANSAS WITH NEW DISTRIBUTOR:
San Francisco, Calif. – Monday, April 23, 2018 – Upon re-opening its San Francisco taproom in December 2017 and resurrecting the brewery’s nationwide distribution network following its recent change of ownership, Speakeasy Ales & Lagers grows its robust team of wholesalers and enters new states across the country. Speakeasy Ales & Lagers is thrilled to announce today its debut in the state of Kansas with new distributor, Speakeasy Distribution. The latest addition to Speakeasy Ales & Lagers’ distribution lineup, Speakeasy Distribution now offers Speakeasy Ales & Lagers’ acclaimed flagship beers Prohibition Ale and Big Daddy IPA as well as session beers Baby Daddy and PopGun Pilsner (all four brands are now available in 6-packs with 12 oz. cans). Speakeasy Ales & Lagers works with Speakeasy Distribution to bring for the first time the Speakeasy brand to Kansas.
“Speakeasy Ales & Lagers is a brand and company that fits right in with what we are trying to accomplish as a distributor,” says Ron Elkouri, Owner/CEO of Speakeasy Distribution. “When we first began the discussion about Speakeasy Ales & Lagers, the majority of our retailers had already heard of the brand’s success, which made it easy to launch in the state of Kansas. Specifically, we are able to provide the consumers of Kansas with a high-quality product at an affordable price. We look forward to the continued growth and success!”
“It’s very exciting to be working with Speakeasy Distribution,” says Sam Cappione, Vice President & General Manager of Hunters Point Brewery, Home of Speakeasy Ales & Lagers. “Ron Elkouri, Rick Duncan and the entire team have truly embraced our brand and they have a terrific portfolio of American craft and international beers they’re distributing throughout both Wichita and the state of Kansas. It’s a great time to introduce Speakeasy beers in the Kansas market, we’re looking forward to beer lovers across Kansas having easy access to our classic beers and soon to be released new seasonal beers as well.”
Speakeasy Ales & Lagers are now available in Kansas at select retail outlets. For a list of specific locations, please visit: speakeasyks.com or call 316.641.7272.