Mims Distributing Company Partners With Triangle Delta Waterfowl To Promote Environmental Conservation

February 9, 2016

North Carolina Beer And Wine Distributor Seeks To Spread Message Of Stewardship At Annual Banquet


RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 4, 2016 – Mims Distributing Company, a leading North Carolina wholesale beverage distributor, is partnering with Triangle Delta Waterfowl (TDW) for its 5th Annual Banquet on Friday, Feb. 19 at the Kerr Scott Building on the North Carolina State Fairgrounds. Doors for the event open at 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 p.m.


For more than 50 years, Mims Distributing has maintained a commitment to develop partnerships with groups throughout the state dedicated to the conservation of natural habitats and stewardship of one of the world’s most precious resources – water. Since breweries rely on local water sources for production, Mims Distributing works with these groups to emphasize clean, safe waterways.


The company is also committed to sustainability in its everyday operation. In 2011, Mims Distributing moved to a newly renovated facility, which includes one of the largest private solar rooftops in Wake County and bio-retention ponds to minimize on-site water consumption.


The TDW Annual Banquet allows Mims Distributing to raise conservation awareness and support environmental advocacy within the greater Triangle community. Twenty-five percent of all profits raised at the banquet directly supports active duty, military veteran and youth hunting opportunities in North Carolina. For additional information and to purchase tickets, visit https://deltawaterfowlorg.presencehost.net/event-pages/raleighnc.html.



“Mims Distributing seeks to support organizations that understand the importance of water conservation and align with our philosophy on environmental stewardship,” said Jeff Mims, CMO of Mims Distributing Company. “We are proud to work with Delta Waterfowl in support of local conservation efforts, as keeping local waterways safe and clean is vital to the sustained success of our local brewery partners.”


“Triangle Delta Waterfowl is excited to host our 5th Annual Banquet, and we are grateful for the support from organizations in our community over the last five years, including Mims Distributing” said Lee Monses, chairman of Triangle Delta Waterfowl. “Their support will help us continue to spread the message of conservation, and continue to provide local youth and military personnel with once-in-a-lifetime hunting opportunities. We are humbled by the banquet’s success and cannot wait to see what we can achieve with the help of our sponsors this year.”



• The banquet features an all-you-can-eat Southern feast and an open bar.

• Auction highlights include more than 30 guns, decoys, gear and worldwide hunting and fishing trips.



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Mims Distributing Company, established in 1964 in Raleigh, North Carolina, is a family-owned beer and wine distributor servicing the entire state of North Carolina. The company offers MillerCoors brands; a wide selection of popular craft beers, including Ballast Point, Coronado, DuClaw, Foothills and Sierra Nevada; and an expanding world-class wine portfolio, including Palazzo, Keever Vineyards, Hourglass, and Arkenstone. These beverage experts also produce “Tales from the Cask,” an award-winning craft beer podcast. In addition to industry excellence, Mims Distributing is committed to supporting the local community, donating more than $60,000 in financial and in-kind donations to area nonprofits annually. For its dedication to beer, sustainability and its local community, Beverage World magazine recognized Mims Distributing as the 2015 Beer Wholesaler Of The Year. “Tales From The Cask” was also named one of the top beer podcasts in the U.S. by the North American Guild of Beer Writers in both 2014 and 2015. A family-friendly company, Mims Distributing was the recipient of the 2013 and 2014 Carolina Parent Family-Friendly 50 award. As always, Mims Distributing advocates for drinking in moderation. For more information, visit http://mimsdistributing.com.


Founded in 1911, Delta Waterfowl is the oldest waterfowl conservation organization in North America, with a mission of efficiently securing the future of waterfowl and waterfowl hunting. The Triangle Delta Waterfowl chapter was founded in 2012 and has since raised more than $139,000 to support the local community through youth education and hunt days, habitat improvement, duck nesting structures and active veterans’ hunts. In 2015, the chapter was ranked fifth in the nation in total net revenue.