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Cork Supply USA Announces Sales Partnership with Wes Ward, Santé Beverage Supply, LLC

Posted on June 22, 2017

June 22, 2017—Benicia, CA—Cork Supply USA is pleased to announce that Wes Ward, founder and president of Santé Beverage Supply, LLC, will be representing the company as an independent sales contractor in states east of the Mississippi, as well as Texas, Arkansas and Missouri. Ward will be providing Cork Supply’s existing accounts with focused customer service as well as driving new business. Ward has almost 20 years of experience in the beverage supply industry. He founded Santé Beverage Supply to provide best-in-class products and consulting to the wine, spirits and brewery industry in the Eastern United States. Santé has become a national and international top-of-the-bottle resource. The company represents the entire Cork Supply, Tonnellerie Ô and Creative Oak portfolio of products. Please contact Santé Beverage Supply at 919-522-5937 or

About Cork Supply

Since its founding in 1981 by Jochen Michalski, the Cork Supply Group has been redefining quality through innovation, superior service, and expertise. The company is an ISO-certified producer of premium closure products for the global wine industry, including natural corks, CS and Cuvée technical corks and Talis bartops. In addition, the Group offers labels from the award-winning Studio Labels, as well as traditional handcrafted, custom-finished French and American oak barrels and Creative Oak alternatives from their state-of-the-art cooperage, Tonnellerie Ô. The Group serves as distributor for products from Nomacorc, Guala Closures, Sparflex and Rivercap, and operates their own production facilities in all corners of the globe, including Europe, Australia, South Africa, Argentina, China, and the United States, providing services to wineries in more than thirty countries. See more at:

About Santé Beverage Supply

Santé Beverage Supply has been in the wine, spirits and brewery industry since 2001, working with closure and bottle manufacturers both in the United States and internationally. This has resulted in first-hand experience and vast industry knowledge, setting Santé apart from all others. Wes Ward, founder and president of Santé Beverage Supply, has worked in the beverage supply and service industry for the past twenty years, always striving to put customers first. The Eastern United States was in need of a beverage packing specialist, and Santé was ready to step into the gap. Santé offers the most comprehensive closure and oak offerings available, giving our clients a choice of the leading and most respected top-of-the-bottle, oak, and decorative glass options in the world. Our unbeatable, hand-picked collection is the industry’s finest, representing the pinnacle of quality, innovation, performance and consistency. Santé will service its customers through a consultative and investigative method, and offer the best solutions for each bottle. For more information, please visit

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