Stem Ciders Expands Distribution to Kansas City

Denver, Colo. — Stem Ciders, a Denver, CO-based craft cidery is expanding its distribution footprint to Kansas City with North Kansas City Beverage Company. Distribution throughout the greater Kansas City, Missouri area will begin in May.

“We’re confident we’ve found both an attractive and flourishing market and distributor in Kansas City and North Kansas City Beverage Company” said Matt Hoskins, Director of Sales at Stem Ciders. “The growth of craft cider here is exciting to see, and we look forward to adding to it in partnership with the North Kansas City Beverage team.”

Stem Ciders plans to launch a selection of their core brands available in 4-pack cans and draft. The cidery will bring their flagship ciders: Off-Dry Apple Cider, Raspberry Apple Cider, Hopped Apple Cider, and debut their new seasonal, Pear Apple Cider.

“North Kansas City Beverage Company is proud to partner with Stem Ciders and to support their high-quality ciders in the Kansas City market”, Brian Duff, Craft Beer Brand Manager at NKCB, said.

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About Stem Ciders:

Stem Ciders was founded in 2013 by Eric Foster and Phil Kao, two passionate entrepreneurs with a deep appreciation for craft, and a strong commitment to reviving the cider tradition, Stem produces cider founded on three main principles: quality, style, and tradition. Stem has created a reputable and recognizable brand in the diverse category of craft cider, and as such, has received critical acclaim and awards at both the local and national level.

About North Kansas City Beverage Company:

North Kansas City Beverage Company is a locally, family owned distributor offering both large scale and craft beverages to retailers, bars and restaurants in Cass, Clay, Jackson, Platte, and Ray counties.