RNDC, Edrington Partner in 40 U.S. Markets


February 26, 2024

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Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC) and Edrington announced their new national partnership effective April 1, 2024. Edrington Americas Ultra-Premium portfolio will be exclusive with RNDC in 40 markets across the U.S.

Edrington is best known for their Ultra-Premium portfolio of brands, including The Macallan, Highland Park and The Glenrothes in the fast-growing single malt category, Naked Malt in the blended malt category, The Famous Grouse Blended Scotch Whisky, Brugal premium rum from the Dominican Republic, Noble Oak bourbon and Wyoming Whiskey in the American Whiskey category and No.3 London Dry Gin.

“We are thrilled to expand our relationship with Edrington and continue to share innovative opportunities for growth for their exceptional portfolio of brands,” Nick Mehall, RNDC President and CEO, said in a news release. “Over the years Edrington has proven to be synonymous with the finest in luxury and as a partner who shares our commitment to consumers, we’re delighted to offer their award-winning spirits nationally. Together, we look forward to elevating Edrington’s brands to new heights and broadening our reach.”

“Over the past several years we have worked hard to grow and evolve Edrington’s Ultra-Premium portfolio of brands. To that end, we believe an enhanced relationship with RNDC offers the best path forward to achieve our vision to give more by crafting exceptional ultra-premium spirit brands.” said Paul Ross, President & CEO for Edrington Americas. “We anticipate a smooth transition and are eager to work with the RNDC team to continue expanding the reach of our brands to current and prospective consumers.”

Edrington is a privately owned Scottish business that has been dedicated to crafting Scotch Whisky and other spirits brands of the highest quality since it was formed in Glasgow in 1861. This new partnership with RNDC brings together two businesses with shared values and a heritage of remarkable people to further their respective growth and offer consumers exceptional ultra-premium spirits brands.

For more information about Edrington, visit https://www.edrington.com/en-us. For more information about RNDC, visit https://www.rndc-usa.com/.