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Republic National Distributing Company Signs Letter of Intent to Partner with Heritage Wine Cellars, Ltd.

 Partnership Expands RNDC's Footprint to Include Illinois

Grand Prairie, Texas, June 30, 2021 – Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC), the national distributor and broker of premium wine and spirits, and Heritage Wine Cellars Ltd., one of the leading independently-owned wine and spirits distribution and import companies in the country, today announced the signing of a Letter of Intent (LOI) to create a partnership in Illinois.   

“This partnership will allow RNDC to expand our footprint into Illinois, creating strategic opportunities that will benefit our business partners in a rapidly changing and highly competitive marketplace,” RNDC President and CEO Tom Cole said. “All of us at RNDC are excited to partner with Heritage Wine Cellars, Ltd., an established family-owned company with an excellent reputation for brand-building and customer service.”

Heritage Wine Cellars Owner and President Steven Hirsch said, “I am proud to partner with RNDC, a company with an excellent reputation. We are looking forward to expanding and growing our business in Illinois as we provide best-in-class services to our customers and suppliers.”

The LOI is effective immediately, with the official partnership beginning in the third quarter of 2021.



About Republic National Distributing Company  

RNDC, a world-class distributor of fine wines and spirits in North America, has operations in the District of Columbia and 31 states across the United States. To learn more, visit or contact Reace Smith, Vice President, Corporate Communications at


About Heritage Wine Cellars, Ltd.

Heritage Wine Cellars is one of the leading independent Wine and Spirits distribution and import companies in America. The company has been family-owned and operated since 1981.





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