2017 Convention info posted

The 2017 MBDA annual convention is being held at the Kalahari Resort and Conventions in the Poconos! MBDA negotiated a special room rate for $189/ per night including four passes to America’s largest indoor water park.  View the event details...

Delivery by a Beer Distributor

There is some confusion over the passage of Act 166 (which takes effect January 16, 2016) and, in particular, the impact it will have on distributors who deliver malt or brewed beverages. Section 431(b) of the Liquor Code authorizes a distributor to sell and deliver...

MBDA Statement After Gov. Wolf Signs HB1196

Frank Pistella, president of the Malt Beverage Distributors Association, today praised the General Assembly and Governor Tom Wolf as he announced that he was signing HB 1196 into law. “This is a huge win for the consumer and allows distributors to invest and become a...

Beer distributors are now Total Beer Store

Effective Saturday, January 14, 2017, your beer distributor can sell any package – not just cases and 12 packs. The MBDA has secured a new law, Act 166, signed by Governor Tom Wolf.

MBDA Releases Statement Praising Passage of HB 1196

Summary of House Bil 1196 Frank Pistella, president of the Malt Beverage Distributor’s Association, has issued the following statement regarding final passage of HB 1196: “On behalf of Pennsylvania’s retail beer distributors we thank the General Assembly for giving us...