ROK Stars announce Exclusive Distribution Agreement with Dunns Food & Drinks for ROK Drinks in Scotland

ROK Stars PLC, the consumer products company co-founded by U.S. billionaire John Paul DeJoria and U.K. entrepreneur Jonathan Kendrick, has announced an exclusive Agreement with Dunns Food & Drinks for its ROK Drinks portfolio across Scotland, to begin with immediate effect.

Dunns Food & Drinks Ltd, a privately owned family business, began trading in 2001 but can trace its roots back to 1875 when Joseph Dunn started his soft drinks business in Glasgow. Dunns has won the prestigious ‘Food Wholesaler Of The Year’ for the past 3 years at the Scottish Bar & Pub Awards.

This announcement follows the recent appointment of Ronnie Hayton as Regional Sales Director for ROK Drinks in Scotland.

Commenting, Jim Rowan of Dunns said “The ROK Drinks portfolio of ABK Beer, Bogart’s Gin and Vodka and Graffiti Wines is an outstanding collection of unique brands – each with a story to tell – and one we feel will be of great interest to our customers. We look forward to an exciting future with these brands in Scotland.”

Jonathan Kendrick added “We’re delighted to be working with the team at Dunns to help promote and sell our drinks across Scotland as this is a key market in our overall push globally.”

More information at www.rokstars.com and www.rokdrinks.com and www.dunnsfoodanddrinks.co.uk

ROK Stars announce the appointment of Ronnie Hayton as Regional Sales Director of ROK Drinks

ROK Stars PLC, the consumer products company co-founded by U.S. billionaire John Paul DeJoria and U.K. entrepreneur Jonathan Kendrick, has announced the appointment of experienced hospitality, food and drinks industry specialist Ronnie Hayton as Regional Sales Director for its ROK Drinks division, with primary responsibility for the Scottish market.

A highly respected figure in the hospitality, food and drinks market, Ronnie has over 15 years sales, marketing and business development experience working with and for many of the largest retailers and brands in the UK.

Part of the UK sales team for ROK Drinks, Ronnie will be primarily focussed on increasing the distribution of the ROK Drinks portfolio, which includes the 700 year old ABK Bavarian Beer, Graffiti Wine, Bogart’s Spirits from California and Bandero Tequila from Mexico, in Scotland.

In addition, Ronnie will be assisting in the further deployment of ROK Solid Finance, a financial lender and product supplier to the licensed trade in the UK.

Ronnie’s appointment follows the recruitment by ROK Drinks of industry veterans Graham Higgins, Lucy Grimmett and Lee Barber this year.

Commenting, Ronnie said “I’m absolutely delighted to be joining the team at ROK Drinks at this exciting time in the continued deployment of our award-winning portfolio of outstanding beers, wines and spirits across the UK and, particularly, in Scotland.”

More information at www.rokstars.com and www.rokdrinks.com and www.roksolidfinance.com

ROK Stars enjoy Sales Success for ABK Beer at Tänzelfest in Kaufbeuren

The historic 350 year old Tänzelfest is held every July in ABK’s home town of Kaufbeuren attended by 50,000 people

ROK Stars PLC, the consumer products and environmental technology company co-founded by U.S. billionaire John Paul DeJoria and U.K. entrepreneur Jonathan Kendrick, has announced stronger than expected sales in its home town of Kaufbeuren throughout the 10 day Tänzelfest 2017.

“Tänzelfest is one of the oldest festivals in Germany and we have been providing beer for its festival-goers to enjoy for all its 350 years of existence.” Said Jonathan Kendrick. “Kaufbeuren is our home town where we have been brewing our award-winning beers for more than 700 years and where we are very much at the heart of the local community and, as such, it is fantastic to note such great sales success for our beer once again.”

More information at www.rokstars.com and www.rokdrinks.com