Food & Beverage – Distributors

Fox attorneys negotiate a wide range of distribution and sale agreements for manufacturers, suppliers and distributors that are critical to their success. Our attorneys have assist in the creation of national and international brokerage and distribution schemes. We also represent local and regional distribution and sales agency businesses in their agreements with suppliers.

Representative Clients + Matters

Representing a variety of food and beverage manufacturers in the creation of national distribution networks

Representing beverage distribution companies in the acquisition and negotiation of distribution agreements for alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages

Representing food and beverage manufacturers in the negotiation of distribution agreements and the creation of distribution networks

The Odom Corporation and Coca-Cola Bottling of Hawaii LLC in the refranchising of Coca-Cola in the state of Hawaii from the Coca-Cola Company

The Odom Corporation in its joint venture with Southern Wine & Spirits

A wholesale food distributor in connection with its sale to a private equity firm for $23 million.

Bix Produce Company, LLC, a leader in specialty produce distribution, in the sale of 100 percent of its membership interest to a private equity firm.

An Ohio-based food distributor in a $27 million sale of its assets, including its real estate.

A major Midwestern wholesale food distributor in a significant refinancing of its operations.

A fund in its purchase of assets of a Washington-based food distributor for $11.5 million.

Secured a union decertification after an acquisition of a distribution company by a Fortune 500 food and beverage manufacturer.