Pine State Beverage Co. is the leading beer and wine distributor in the state of Maine. We are committed to servicing our customer's retail and on-premise needs. Our dedicated sales team, top-notch marketing department, and caring customer support team offer assistance for servicing every facet of the wholesale beverage business.
Pine State's "Malt Beverage Division" was created in 1952 and sold just a handful of items. Over the years the division continued to grow and added a wine division in 1971. In 1974, a beverage warehouse was built on 8 Ellis Ave, Pine State Trading's new home since moving from Maple Street in Augusta in 1966. Pine State's warehouse continued to expand with an addition in Augusta in 1988, a purchase of a warehouse in Bangor in 1990 and another 80,000 sq. ft addition in Augusta in 1998. In 1997, Pine State expanded it's wine business to include the State of New Hampshire.
Finally, in 2003, Pine State decided to build a dedicated, 166,000 sq ft, state of the art beverage warehouse in Gardiner, ME and began shipping product from the new location on May 15, 2004. Pine State Beverage now employs over 250 people and between the warehouses in Gardiner and Bangor, Pine State can easily support the wants and needs of all it's customers in Maine and New Hampshire.