Andrews Welcomes Summit Brewing Company

October 21st, 2013
It is a pleasure to announce the new business relationship between Andrews Distributing Co. and Summit Brewing Company. Founded in St. Paul, Minn. in 1986, Summit Brewing Company has been producing award winning Ales and Lagers for discerning craft beer consumers and enthusiasts.  Summit’s beers are currently available in 16 states including Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Nebraska, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Texas, Florida, Kansas and Missouri. Summit now produces 14 varieties of premium craft beer, including seven year-round, four seasonal beers, and three annually of the limited release Unchained Series. Since its inception, the brewery has been a consistent pioneer in the craft beer movement. “We see the tremendous growth within the craft beer category in Texas over the past few years and really feel that we offer taste profiles in our beers that match up well with the Texas craft beer drinker”, according to Bruce Studley Regional Manager for Summit Brewing Company.    “We appreciate the opportunity to be a part of the specialty beer culture in the marketplace and share our contribution with the growing number of accounts who continue to add focus to their craft beer selection. Summit Brewing Company’s is the leading craft beer brewer in the state of Minnesota. “With their fantastic portfolio of beers, great people and historic success we are enthused about the opportunity to begin the local brand building opportunity”, says Mike Barnes Executive VP and General Manager with Andrews Distributing Co. For more information about the brewery, beers and events, please visit http://www.summitbrewing.com. Andrews Distributing Co. will begin distribution of the Summit Beer portfolio in mid to late August. Andrews Distributing Co. is the Nation’s 8th largest beer distributorship by volume and the 6th by revenue. Andrews Distributing Companies home office is located in Dallas Texas with operations through North and South Texas (Corpus Christi). Andrews Distributing Company represents 29 brewing partners with 1,100 proud team members. For information about Andrews visit http://www.andrewsdistributing.com