What we do

“We are your small – pack drinks specialist!”

Winner of Best Local Supplier at the Cotswold Life Food & Drink Awards 2018.

Our business is built on a passion for great British craft drinks and an ethos of supporting smaller independent producers and stockists. 

We can offer over 160 British craft drink brands in one catalogue.

Richard Chamberlain, Founder & MD

The Craft Drink Co Team
The Craft Drink Co - Hook Norton
The Craft Drink Co - Three Choirs Vineyard
The Craft Drink Co - Folkingtons
The Craft Drink Co - Dunkertons Cider
The Craft Drink Co - Spirits
The Craft Drink Co - Big Drop Brewing
Our customers are diverse
The Craft Drink Co - our customers

Established in 2014, we set out to help retailers and hospitality businesses buy the best from a blossoming craft drink movement. 

Our customers are diverse and we supply to a variety of outlets including:

Farm shops & delis

Garden centres

Wine merchants

Beer & cider specialists

Village shops

Convenience retailers

Grocery retailers

Pubs & bars


Cafés & Restaurants

Events & caterers

Put simply, if you’re looking to source exceptional small batch producers from the UK, we have a growing catalogue delivered with excellent service.

We have extensive reach

 Nationwide courier for wines and spirits

Order value Delivery charge
Over £250 Free delivery
Under £250 £11.95 plus VAT

 Nationwide pallet for all drinks

Order value Delivery charge
Over £650 Free delivery
£500 - £649 £20 plus VAT
£250 - £499 £40 plus VAT
Under £250 £60 plus VAT
Map 2021
We also deliver through our own vans across Central England
Order value for FREE delivery Delivery charge (when applicable)
Within 55 miles £125 ex VAT £9.95 plus VAT
Over 55 miles £250 ex VAT £11.95 plus VAT
Within M25 £500 ex VAT £17.95 plus VAT
Delivered with exceptional service

Range Consultancy

Expert advice and curation for retail ranging and drinks menu selection

Easy to contact

We are available Monday to Friday on either phone, text or email.

Knowledgeable staff

Trained and motivated to help you

Reliable, like clockwork

We deliver the same day every week; and contact you in time so you never miss an order.

Accurate and efficient

We wish we were all the time, but with 1000 drinks and 160 producers, we do make mistakes and stock is not always available. But we are committed to fixing mistakes fast and getting you the stock.

Honest pricing

Our customers pay the same price – the one we publish. We aim to be competitive all the time and offer a rolling programme of monthly promotions to help you drive volume and boost your margin.

Excellent drink presentation

We equip our customers with excellent knowledge and assets, from tasting notes on every drink to a complete library of images available through our marketing department.

Low minimum order and split cases

Other distributors might set high minimums, but we don’t. We encourage ordering often, and we supply all our wines and spirits in split cases so you can order only what you need. Avoid tying up your cash or valuable space with excess stock. Order just in time every week.

Good credit terms and discounts for cash payment

Most of our customers receive up to 45 days credit, but others opt for our 2.5% discount when they pay cash on delivery.

Understanding and support

When combined, we have extensive experience of retail and hospitality so we empathise with your needs. We care about your business and that of our brands and we always put you first.

We offer the broadest array of support for you, which includes sampling stock, barware, retail point of sale support and training.   

How can we help you?