Melbourne, Florida-based Kona Gold Beverage Inc. has partnered with Wine & Beverage Merchants of West Virginia to distribute the company’s Still and Sparkling Ooh La Lemin Lemonades across the state. Wine & Beverage will be distributing Ooh La Lemin to Walmart and other chains in West Virginia, which is a new territory for Ooh La Lemin.
Wine & Beverage Merchants of West Virginia has been the leading beverage distributor in the state for more than 35 years. Its portfolio includes domestic and imported beers, wines from around the world and a wide assortment of non-alcoholic beverages including waters, soft drinks, energy drinks, teas and mixers.
“I’m excited to announce that our Ooh La Lemin Lemonades will soon be available to our customers in the great state of West Virginia,” said Robert Clark, CEO of Kona Gold Beverage Inc. “Our team has been seeking strategic distribution partners that will stand behind our brands and focus on growth in their respective markets. Wine & Beverage Merchants of West Virginia is exactly that type of distribution partner, and we look forward to building a successful relationship with them.
“Wine & Beverage Merchants of West Virginia will be receiving their first truckload of Ooh La Lemin this week; our team will be scheduling a kickoff with their team in the very near future.”
Kona Gold recently announced the company had gross revenues of over $1 million in the first quarter of 2022. This marked the company’s first $250,000 or more in gross revenue, which is a huge milestone and testament to the continued growth it’s experiencing. Kona Gold Beverages’ two subsidiaries, Kona Gold and Gold Leaf Distribution’s combined revenue broke the $1 million mark in Q1.