West Virginia Statewide Beer & Wine Distributors


The WV Beer Wholesalers Association represents 27 of our state’s beer and wine distributors who employ 1000+ West Virginians and have a presence in all 55 counties.


West Virginia beer distributors are, in various ways, an agent of the state in the oversight of the supply, distribution and retail sale of beer in West Virginia.


Learn about the people behind

WV Beer Wholesalers Association.


After the repeal of prohibition, states needed a way to provide alcohol to the public in a safer and more responsible manner so the three-tier system of regulation – and the integral tier of beer distributors – was developed.

Other Resources

Learn more about West Virginia’s alcohol beverage control administration, tax department, legislature, National Beer Wholesalers Association, Center for Alcohol Policy, Alcohol Law Review and Brewers Association.

300 Summers St. #980

Charleston, WV 25301

P: 304.342.1891

F: 304.342.1893

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Your WV Beer Distributors are out in force to make sure the coolers are full of whatever beer it is you want to turn green.

"May the winds of fortune sail you,
May you sail a gentle sea.
May it always be the other guy
who says, 'this drink's on me.'"

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