History

How It All Started

Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC) is an organization built on the strong foundations of three family-owned companies — each with a rich history that would one day be shared.

For Block Distributing Company, N. Goldring Corporation, and National Distributing Company – people and relationships mattered most. Shared values would eventually serve as a common thread, bringing each company from its humble beginnings to what they have collectively become today – an industry leader and the nation’s second largest wine and spirits distributor.

Our History

  • 1898
    1848 - Newman Goldring opens first beer distributor in Florida

    Newman Goldring opens first beer distributor in Florida.

  • 1942
    1942 - NDC formed by Chris Carlos and Al Davis

    NDC formed by Chris Carlos and Al Davis.

  • 1944 – 1948
    1944 - 1948 - Block Distributing lands key supplier contracts

    Block Distributing lands key supplier contracts.

  • 1950 – 1990

    N. Goldring, NDC, and Block grow through acquisition.

  • 1997
    1997 - Block & Goldring merge forming Republic

    Block & Goldring merge forming Republic.

  • 2007
    2007 - RNDC Formed

    RNDC Formed.

  • 2010
    2010 - RNDC Owners purchase Goldring Family Ownership

    RNDC Owners purchase Goldring Family Ownership.

  • 2018
    2018 - RNDC merges with Central Liquor Company in Oklahoma.

    RNDC merges with Central Liquor Company in Oklahoma.

  • 2019

    RNDC reaches a Joint Venture Partnership with Young’s Market Company – Expanding RNDC’s footprint from coast to coast.