LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 8, 2013) - Drinks Americas Holdings, Ltd. (PINKSHEETS: DKAM), leading developer and marketer of alcoholic beverages, announced today the signing of an exclusive brokerage agreement with Worldwide Beverage Imports, LLC, to sell the Mexican craft beer Rio Bravo.
"Craft beers are the fastest-growing beer segment in the US. The Rio Bravo Mexican craft beers run the gamut of tastes, from lighter and refreshing brews to darker, heartier beers," says Tim Owens, CEO of Drinks Americas. He added, "We couldn't be happier with the breadth and quality of these craft beers we can now offer our customers."
The Rio Bravo line of beers includes a Pilsner, Dark and Light, as well as seasonal offerings, in both bottles and cans.
"So far, the response from our distributors and national retailers has been overwhelming," said Joe Belli, V.P. of Sales for Drinks Americas. He further noted, "Drinks Americas has already secured orders across the nation for the new line of beers, which promises to grow over the next several months."
About Drinks Americas
Drinks Americas develops, owns, markets, and nationally distributes fine imported beers.
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