GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Diageo Beer Company, the global leader in beverage alcohol behind Guinness and Smirnoff Ice, recently named Henry A. Fox Sales its Distributor of the Year for 2018 at its 15th annual Golden Bar Awards, Sept. 18 in Baltimore, Md.
“We’re proud to play a role in the continued success of legendary brands like Guinness and Smirnoff Ice, distributing their beers throughout West Michigan,” said Amber Goodell, Vice President of Sales at Henry A. Fox Sales. “From our sales and marketing team to our warehouse and delivery staff, I’m proud of our entire team for its determination, hustle and commitment to excellence. We’re honored to be named Diageo Beer Company’s Distributor of the Year.”
Last month, Guinness opened its first U.S. brewery in more than 60 years just outside of Baltimore, Md. The new brewery is the home of Guinness Blonde, along with new Guinness beers created for the U.S. market. These include unique and experimental beer styles beyond its iconic Guinness Draught Stout and Guinness Extra Stout, both of which will continue to be brewed in Dublin.
The Golden Bar Awards celebrate distributors for their excellence in sales and marketing and the important role they play in their communities.
Henry A. Fox Sales is a family owned beer and wine distributor located in Grand Rapids, which distributes beer, cider and wine throughout West Michigan and the entire state. This first in class distributor is committed and focused on being the distributor of choice for their customers, suppliers and employees.
The story of the Angel of Mackinac, a dry-hopped brown ale brewed by Clown Shoes and only available in Michigan. This beer, once known as the Brown Angel, was saved from extinction by the craft brand manager at Henry A Fox Sales in Grand Rapids.
Henry Fox Sales is honored to receive the Top Gun Award from Cheboygan Brewing Company.
Cheboygan is reestablishing a proud local brewery in northern Michigan. They are brewing fabulous beers that respect the heritage of the original recipes. These beers begin with water from the Great Lakes and combine choice malts; add in the brew master’s keen attention to detail and the result is an outstanding finished product.
We are proud to partner with Cheboygan to bring you magnificent local craft beer.
Henry Fox Sales is proud to be a leader in the local craft industry. Look for these fine products – Unruly Brewing, Meckley’s Cidery, Dutch Girl Brewery, Cheboygan Brewing Company, Brewery Terra Firma, Sietsema Orchards & Cider Mill, Bitter Old Fecker Rustic Ales, Tri City Brewing Company. Enjoy a nice cold one today – and Support Local!
New Amsterdam has been named Wine Enthusiast’s 2015 Spirit Brand of the Year!