St. Paul, Minn. – November 21, 2022 – Johnson Brothers has signed a new agreement with Delicato Family Wines to expand distribution beyond West Virginia and North Carolina to now include Minnesota, Iowa and Hawaii, effective January 1, 2023.
“With our relationship with Delicato expanding to five states, we are excited to expand our portfolio of suppliers and partner with not only another family-owned business, but one of the top five wine suppliers,” he said. said Michael Johnson, president and co-owner of Johnson Brothers. . “We look forward to the continued growth of this relationship and are committed to executing, activating and building this portfolio in the marketplace.”
Delicato Family Wines, a fourth-generation family business founded in 1924, is the fifth largest wine company in the United States by sales volume and is the U.S. category leader in premium 3L boxed wines with Bota Box, the original wine in an ecological box. . Delicato’s diverse portfolio includes mainstream, luxury, import and agency brands, including Coppola Diamond Collection, the third-largest US domestic super-premium wine brand, as well as Impact Hot Prospect Brands 1924 and Three Finger Jack, and Z .Alexander Brown Wines, the hugely successful collaboration with musician Zac Brown.
“Our partnership with Johnson Brothers continues to evolve and we are pleased to expand our footprint with them in three new markets: Minnesota, Iowa and Hawaii,” said Delicato CEO Chris Indelicato. “We look forward to growing our portfolio with Johnson Brothers, enabling us to drive sales growth and profitability together.”
About Johnson Brothers
Johnson Brothers is a leading distributor of wine, beer and spirits in the United States. As a third-generation family business, Johnson Brothers continues to be driven by the values established by its founder Lynn Johnson in 1953: work ethic, passion, innovation, teamwork, excellence and integrity. By partnering with the best suppliers around the world, Johnson Brothers offers exceptional brands and service to customers in 21 states. To learn more about Johnson Brothers and its supplier partners, visit Johnsonbrothers.com or connect on LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook.
About the wines of the Delicat family
Delicato Family Wines is a fourth-generation family business founded in 1924 that ranks among the five largest wine companies in the United States. Delicato’s diverse portfolio of leading wine brands includes Bota Box, Coppola Diamond Collection, Noble Vines, Gnarly Head, Z. Alexander Brown, Coppola Director’s Cut, Black Stallion, Three Finger Jack, Sofia, 1924, and Schmitt Söhne Family Wines ( Germany). Transcendent Wines, Delicato’s fine wine sales and marketing portfolio, includes luxury brands such as Black Stallion Limited Release and Diora, as well as imported luxury estate wines such as Stoneleigh (New Zealand) and Torbreck Vintners (Australia) . For more information, visit www.delicato.com or contact Brent Dodd, Director of Corporate Communications at [email protected].