LOS ANGELES, March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Stack Wines (www.drinkstack.com) will leapfrog distribution from two counties in Southern California to the 50 United States with the appointment of Shaw-Ross International Importers (Shaw-Ross/www.shawross.com) as the exclusive U.S. importer of Stack Wines. In this new assignment, Shaw-Ross will be responsible for all sales and marketing activities for Stack Wines throughout the United States.
"The innovative spirit and vigor of the Stack Wines team coupled with the extensive industry experience of Shaw-Ross make this relationship a perfect match," explains Matt Zimmer, Stack Wines founder and CEO.
Stack Wines' newly established relationship with Shaw-Ross comes in the wake of a massive brand re-launch and is a part of a long term strategy to expand into global distribution. Currently, Shaw-Ross is setting up national distribution efforts for Stack Wines. Initial roll-out states include California, Florida, Indiana & Illinois, which will start placing product on retail shelves as early as April 2013.
"After our freshman year of sales specifically focused in the Southern California region, we are thrilled to graduate to nationwide distribution with our new Shaw-Ross partnership," explains Jodi Wynn, VP of Marketing and co-founder of Stack Wines. "The success of our first year has created a demand and steady progression making it a very exciting time for our company."
Each of the following varietals will be available for purchase: Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay and Charisma (custom red blend). The product exudes simple style, boasts top quality taste and is created for sharing amongst friends. The ultra convenient packaging allows you to enjoy the wine in the home, at the park, on a boat, or even in an arena without cumbersome glassware and corkscrews.
Formerly Stacked Wines, the brand has generated a significant amount of buzz in its short time in wine. Garnering industry notoriety and national media attention from show features like The Chew and The Today Show. Over the past year, the company has developed a cult-like following and a highly engaged consumer base.
The single-serve, ready-to-drink bottles of wine are on shelves at Albertsons, Total Wine & More, and Bristol Farms, among other retailers for $12.99/$11.99 MSRP. For more information, please visit www.drinkstack.com.
ABOUT STACK WINES
Creator and packaging engineer, Matt Zimmer, was tired of drinking wine that grew stale in a matter of days and knew he could invent a better packaging solution that combined portability with stylish design. He succeeded in creating a 100% recyclable packaging solution that not only preserves wine longer but allows wine drinkers to enjoy single-serve glasses at home or on-the-go, Stack Wines was formally launched when Zimmer teamed up with fellow MBA alumni Jodi Wynn and Doug Allan. Since 2011, Stack Wines has redefined consumption possibilities and revolutionized single-serving technology.
ABOUT SHAW-ROSS INTERNATIONAL IMPORTERS
Established in 1970, Shaw-Ross International Importers represents the world's finest wine and spirit brands in the U.S. market. In a world of constant change and consolidation, Shaw-Ross is uniquely positioned to take advantage of the increasing interest in comprehensive, high quality wines and spirits.
SOURCE Stack Wines