Allagash Expands Distribution to New York

Portland, ME –   Allagash beer is returning to Western and Central New York State.  After an absence of 5 years, Allagash Brewing Company is partnering with distributors in the network of its current partner, Sheehan Family Companies to expand its territory across New York State.

TJ Sheehan and Tri-Valley Beverage, both part of Sheehan Family Companies distribution network, will begin selling Allagash Beers on August 25, across 31 additional counties.  This expansion across New York State will complete the Allagash footprint across the state.

Sheehan Family Companies distributes Allagash Brewing Company throughout its current footprint, across all 5 boroughs in New York City, Long Island, and up through Albany.

“We are excited to bring our full lineup of beers back into these counties,” said Naomi Neville, National Sales Director for Allagash Brewing Company.  “Building on our existing distributor relationships, combined with our existing sales support, makes the expansion simple and efficient.”

“We are excited to be bringing the great beers of Allagash back to Western New York just in time for Labor Day, and even more excited to be expanding our partnership with one of the industry’s truly great craft brewers” said Mike Brazel, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Sheehan Family Companies.

“We have a great relationship with the Sheehan Family Companies,” said founder Rob Tod.  “We’ve been looking forward to the date we could return ever since we reduced our distribution due to capacity constraints.”

Launch events and tastings will be scheduled across Western and Central New York state beginning the week of August 25th.  To learn more, visit our website at Allagash.com or follow us at @AllagashDave on Twitter.

Highlights of launch week events:

Monday, August 25:

Tastings at:

  • Hop & Goblet 2-4pm
    2007 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13501
    (315) 790-5946
  • Syracuse Real Food Cooperative, 4-6pm
    618 Kensington Rd, Syracuse, NY 13210
    (315) 472-1385

Evening events:

  • Tap & Mallet – event with Jason Perkins, Brewmaster
    381 Gregory St, Rochester, NY 14620
    (585) 473-0503
  • The Tusk
    165 Walton St, Syracuse, NY 13202
    (315) 472-1934
  • Green Onion Pub
    2018 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13502
    (202) 276-1049

Tuesday, August 26:

Tastings at:

  • Village Beer Merchant 4-7pm
    547 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222
    (716) 881-1080
  • Premier Wine & Spirits 4-7pm
    3900 Maple Rd, Buffalo, NY 14226
    (716) 873-6688
  • Marcy Discount Beverage 4-6pm
    9270 River Rd, Marcy, NY 13403
    (315) 736-3993

Evening events:

  • Pizza Plant
    5110 Main St, Williamsville, NY 14221
    (716) 626-5566
  • Blue Monk
    727 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222
    (716) 882-6665
  • Stockdale’s Bar & Grill
    103 River St, Oriskany, NY 13424
    (315) 316-0419

Wednesday, August 27:

Tastings at:

  • AJ’s Beer Warehouse 4-7pm
    175 Clay Rd, Rochester, NY 14623
    (585) 424-2266

Evening events:

  • Victoire
    120 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14604
    (585) 325-3663

 

Thursday, August 28:

Tastings at:

  • Wegmans 4-6pm
    650 Harry L Dr, Johnson City, NY 13790
    (607) 729-7782
  • Finger Lakes Beverage Center 4-7pm
    605 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850
    (607) 277-2337

Evening events:

  • Ithaca Ale House
    111 N Aurora St, Ithaca, NY 14850
    (607) 256-7977
  • Food & Fire
    560 Harry L Dr, Johnson City, NY 13790
    (607) 296-0010

Full list of new counties:

Allegany, Broome, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Erie

Genesee, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Livingston, Madison, Monrole, Niagara, Oneida, Ontario, Onondaga, Orleans, Oswega, Otsego, Schuyler, Seneca, St. Lawrence, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Wayne, Wyoming, Yates

About Allagash Brewing Company

Allagash was founded by Rob Tod in 1995, and has grown from a one-man operation into one of the Top 50 Craft Breweries in U.S. (by sales volume) and a spot on Maine’s Best Places to Work list in 2013.  Allagash brews Belgian inspired beers and is best known for its flagship beer, Allagash White.  Allagash has won many national and international awards in its 19 years, and is viewed as a leader of innovative brewing techniques in the craft beer world.  Being environmentally and socially responsible is a core value at Allagash, constantly working to lessen the environmental impact of their operations.  Allagash distributes beer in 17 states and DC.

Brewery: Allagash Brewing Co Website: http://www.allagash.com
Address: 50 Industrial Way
Portland, ME 04103
United States