Lerwick Brewery has confirmed a deal with UK distributor and wholesaler, Ooberstock giving its beers UK-wide distribution for the first time. These include Lerwick Brewery's 60° North craft ale, pale ale Skipper's Ticket and oatmeal stout Tushkar which will sit in Ooberstock's catalogue alongside a growing range of exciting craft breweries including Brewdog, Hammerton and Eight Degrees.
Ooberstock is one of the drinks industry's most innovative and ambitious suppliers specialising in distributing alcohol and soft drinks brands to the on-trade and providing a wide range of drinks to pubs, bars, clubs and hotels across the UK. Its catalogue contains emerging and household names across spirits, beers, craft ales, soft drinks and wine.
Graham Mercer, Distribution Manager, Lerwick Brewery, says: “Ooberstock is one of the industry's most interesting and well-connected suppliers. Their growth and profile in the industry is exciting for us as an ambitious brewery and we are sure they are going to be a great partner. Securing UK-wide distribution is a major landmark for the Brewery, after just two years of operation.”
Stephen Brogan, owner of Ooberstock, says: