Woodland Hills, California Feb 23, 2020 – Brother’s Bond Distilling Company, LLC announced today that it signed a new agreement with Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC). RNDC assumed distribution rights in all states effective January 1, 2021.
“We are excited to grow our partnership with Brother’s Bond Distilling Company, LLC ” said RNDC Executive Vice President of Supplier Business Development Scott Lammert. “We look forward to launching Brother’s Bond Bourbon together and making it a household name.”
Distilled and crafted in the tradition of all great bourbon, Brother’s Bond Bourbon will be available in 750ml at 40% ABV/VOL. Other format sizes will follow later in the year.
Vincent Hanna, CEO & Co-founder, said, “On behalf of our entire team at Brother’s Bond, we are excited to partner with RNDC. Just like us, they are a family business and share the same values with meaningful beliefs and ideas that make us proud to raise a glass together. They understand the importance of respect for one another, especially the consumers and those who bring our brand to life. We are excited to share our bourbon with many of our customers and we are honored to launch Brother’s Bond in the US market with RNDC in early 2021.”
As of January 1, 2021, RNDC began distributing Brother’s Bond Bourbon in Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado,Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Montana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Washington D.C. and Wyoming.
About Brother’s Bond Distilling, LLC | Announced in 2020, Brother’s Bond Bourbon is the creation of Ian Somerhalder and Paul Wesley. On and off camera Ian and Paul bonded over their shared love of good Bourbon. Brother’s Bond Bourbon is designed and positioned to appeal to Millennials, who seek new and exciting brands designed for them, and provide an opportunity to trade up. The brand will officially hit stores beginning in 2021. Total US Whiskey sales volume continued robust growth in 2019 reaching 69.3 million 9L cases, up 47% since 2010. With their 28 million LDA+ followers and strong support plan the partners believe they can capture a share of the market with the brands eye-catching label and outstanding liquid. Website: https://brothersbondbourbon.com/
About Ian Somerhalder | Co-founder and Brand Guardian, Brother’s Bond Distilling Company, LLC, Ian Somerhalder is an American actor, producer, director entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is best known for playing lead roles “Boone Carlyle” in the TV drama Lost and “Damon Salvatore” in the supernatural drama The Vampire Diaries. In addition to being the founder, and president of the Ian Somerhalder foundation, Ian’s latest film as an Executive Producer is the environmental documentary KISS THE GROUND that can be seen on Netflix. The film shows how regenerative farming can restore healthy soil to our farmlands and balance our climate by sequestering carbon dioxide and producing oxygen.
About Paul Wesley | Co-founder and Brand Guardian, Brother’s Bond Distilling Company, LLC, Paul Wesley is an actor, director, and producer. Best known for his lead role as “Stefan Salvatore” on the Vampire Diaries, Paul has starred in dozens of films and TV series throughout the years both in front of and behind the camera. Additionally, he has a score of projects in development at various networks and studios through his production company Citizen Media.
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About Republic National Distributing Company
RNDC, a world-class distributor of fine wines and spirits in North America, has operations in the District of Columbia and 32 states across the United States. To learn more, visit www.rndc-usa.com or contact Reace Smith, Vice President, Corporate Communications at [email protected].