"Portrait of a Distribution Network" by Lincoln Schatz   www.lincolnschatz.com

Reyes Holdings, aligned with leading brewers and foodservice providers, delivers the best-known brands and widest variety of food and beverage items to retailers around the world. Annually, the company delivers over 900 million cases of high-quality beer and food products from 140 warehouses in North America, Europe, Central and South America, Asia Pacific, The Middle East, and Africa.

The company includes Reyes Beverage Group, The Martin-Brower Company, Reinhart Foodservice and Great Lakes Coca-Cola Distribution.  Reyes Beverage Group sells and delivers beer to over 45,000 accounts in Illinois, California, Florida, South Carolina, Virginia, Maryland and Washington D.C.. Martin-Brower provides supply chain management services to 15,000 quick service restaurants across 19 countries. Reinhart Foodservice distributes fresh produce and foodservice products to over 47,000 customers across the United States. Great Lakes Coca-Cola Distribution delivers Coca-Cola products to customers throughout Chicago and Northwest Indiana.

Today, Reyes Holdings is the 11th largest privately held company in America and one of the largest privately held companies in Chicago with more than 18,000 employees and annual sales in excess of 24 billion dollars.

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