Experts skilled in a changing industry.

The changing beverage industry offers new opportunities for your company. We understand manufacturing trends, the role of alternative and healthier options in a beverage portfolio, and consolidation activities that are driving distribution. Our dual team approach of local bankers and industry experts will work with you to evaluate risks and provide strategic advice—so you achieve your vision and satisfy consumer demands.

Areas of focus

  • Breweries
  • Distilleries
  • Wineries
  • Co-manufacturers
  • Co-packers
  • Independent Coca-Cola and PepsiCo bottlers and distributors
  • Co-ops within Coca-Cola and PepsiCo systems
  • Beer distributors
  • Wine and spirits distributors
  • National and regional importers
  • Energy drinks
  • Alternative beverage companies, including kombuchas, seltzer and enhanced waters, sports beverages, juices, coffees, and teas

Transactions

$93,987,050

$95,000,000

Ole Smoky

Senior credit facilities

Sole lead arranger and lead bookrunner

$45,999,998

$20,000,000

Better Brands

Senior credit facilities

Sole lender

$71,166,520

$158,000,000

Suncoast Beverage Sales

Senior credit facilities

Sole lead arranger and lead bookrunner

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We’ve got the expertise to take your business to the next level. Talk with our industry specialists and gain the advantage of our beverage capabilities.

Joseph Goode, SVP
Beverage Industry Manager
joseph.goode@truist.com