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With fourth generation beer wholesalers, Jerome Distributing Inc. is a locally owned family business!
Providing South West North Dakota with Quality Beverages and Products with unmatched service!
Bill and Arthur Jr., started working for the business at the age of 15; stacking beer, loading trucks and running routes. Bill and Arthur Jr. worked through their school years and became the equity owners of Jerome Distributing in 1997. In 2002 they purchased the remaining shares from Art Sr. and his wife Mary Beth.
Jerome Distributing purchased Premium Beverages in Bismarck, ND in 2005. In April 2008, a new 50,000-square-foot building located at 3420 Miriam Avenue was constructed in Bismarck. A building renovation/addition in Dickinson was completed in 2015 resulting in over 50,000 square feet of warehouse space.
The synergy between the locations is key to success. Suppliers who partner with Jerome Distributing love how the Jerome system works. They enjoy the cost saving of delivering to one location but covering the Southwest 1/4 of ND geography. By having one team at Jerome Distributing, suppliers don't have to deal with setting up two distributors. Having an owner in each location is vital. Bill lives in Dickinson and Arthur in Bismarck. Their children may someday share the interest in the company.
Within the Jerome family, there are five different wholesale locations including three in North Dakota and two in South Dakota. What started out as one man's dream has become somewhat of a family tradition. After all, besides the quality of our products, the most important t