G&G Beverage Distributors, Inc. officially began business on December 9, 1980. The first building was a small office and warehouse located in North Haven, Connecticut. In the beginning we had twenty-one employees. As business increased and more products were incorporated, G&G opened a 61,500 square foot facility. We now employ approximately 72 people in Wallingford, Connecticut. We are known as one of the regions foremost beverage distributorships. The principal stockholders are Mark R. Gingras, President, Christine G. Gingras, Secretary/ Treasurer and Margaux C. Gingras, Director of Corporate Strategy.
The Sales Department personnel consists of a General Manager, Sales Manager, three Field Sales Managers, fifteen Sales Representatives, three Merchandisers, a Draught Specialist, and a media sign specialist.
Our marketing area is New Haven and Fairfield Counties, covering a population of 1.8mm with 2,000 plus accounts.
The corporation owns a modern facility at 207 Church Street, in the Yalesville section of Wallingford, Connecticut. The building consists of 66,000 square feet with a 12,000 square foot walk-in cooler. The entire facility is climate controlled.
We maintain 16 insulated sideloader trucks for delivery purposes, 5 light delivery trucks for additional service, and 4 vans for emergency service.
A thirty to forty day inventory of packaged products and a twenty-one day inventory of draught product is maintained. Quality and fresh product control programs have been implemented for over 30 years.
The operation of this business, as conceived by the applicants, is conducted pursuant to applicable Federal, State, and/or Municipal laws; fair and equitable seller-buyer business relationships and a non-discriminating employment policy is in effect.
The following is a list of both Federal and State permits which allow us to conduct business as a Wholesaler in the United States:
State of Connecticut - Wholesaler Permit No. W-227
Out of State Shipper - No. OSL-727
Federal Wholesaler's Basic Permit - No. CT P-367
Importer's Basic Permit - No. CT I-158