LOS ANGELES, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Drinks Americas (OTC: DKAM), the exclusive United States broker for leading premium authentic Mexican beers currently present in over 32 states, today is pleased to announce that it has signed Craft Beer Distributors of Puerto Rico as its new distributor, bringing its Day of the Dead Beer line of premium authentic Mexican craft beers to bars, restaurants, chains, liquor stores and retailers throughout Puerto Rico.
Craft Beer Distributors of Puerto Rico is the only dedicated and specialized craft beer distributor in the territory and stands by its mission to supply Puerto Rico's beer enthusiasts with the world's best handcrafted beer. With warehouse and supply chains that are both fully refrigerated, Craft Beer Distributors of Puerto Rico is committed to protecting the flavors and aromas of each beer they carry and work to ensure that the beer you drink tastes as good as the day it was made.
Timothy Owens, CEO of Drinks Americas, commented, "We found the popularity of craft beer throughout Puerto Rico to far exceed our expectations. The people of Puerto Rico have an understanding of the artisanal nature of craft beer and a taste for it – which is quite impressive. We are extremely pleased to have found Craft Beer Distributors of Puerto Rico, a like-minded distributor that shares our mission to provide only the best in quality handcrafted beer, to help us penetrate and navigate this market effectively."The beer will be distributed in select cities throughout Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico joins 32 U.S. states that currently carry its line of premium authentic Mexican beers all brewed in Mexico's third largest brewery, Cerveceria Mexicana, utilizing state of the art processes, fermentation and aging systems. About Drinks Americas Holdings Drinks Americas (OTC: DKAM) is the exclusive United States broker for leading premium authentic Mexican beers currently present in over 32 states. The Company is on target to be the leading broker for Mexican beers in each state in which it operates. Drinks Americas' leading premium authentic Mexican beer brands include specialty Day of the Dead Craft Beer, Mexicali™, Rio Bravo™, Red Pig™ and Chili Beer™, which are all brewed in Mexico's third largest brewery, Cerveceria Mexicana, utilizing state of the art processes, fermentation and aging systems. Drinks Americas' brands continue to forge strong connections with consumers through some of the largest retailers and restaurants in the country. The Company is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA and trades under the ticker symbol "DKAM." Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters set forth in this release, including the description of the company and its product offerings, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially, including the historical volatility and low trading volume of our stock, the risk and uncertainties inherent in the early stages of growth companies, the company's need to raise substantial additional capital to proceed with its business, risks associated with competitors, and other risks detailed from time to time in the company's most recent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof. The company disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements.