Bulletins

WBDT RESPONSE TO MILLER/COORS

September 28, 2012   WBDT RESPONSE TO MILLER/COORS   Texas Distributors are extremely disappointed that MillerCoors has filed a legal challenge to the validity of state franchise laws. The argument presented by MillerCoors has been rejected repeatedly by federal courts in multiple jurisdictions. Nevertheless, MillerCoors chose to move forward with...

New Member to the WBDT Family

March 20, 2012   WBDT Members,   It is with great excitement and pleasure that I announce to you that I have asked Doug Davis to be the newest member of the WBDT staff and he has gladly accepted. Doug currently serves as Senior Advisor for Policy for Lieutenant Governor...

DOT Ruling Follow-Up

January 3, 2012 To:          WBDT Members From:     Mike McKinney & Tom Spilman Subject: DOT Ruling Follow Up After speaking to the folks at NBWA, the DOT ruling that we sent out yesterday only applies to INTERSTATE motor carriers and not INTRASTATE. This means that nothing has changed for your drivers...

DOT Ruling

January 2, 2012 To:            WBDT Members From:      Mike McKinney & Tom Spilman Subject: DOT Ruling One of your fellow beer distributors brought the following information to our attention earlier today. Effective January 3, 2012 Two DOT agencies, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety...

Christmas 2011 Office Schedule

December 22, 2011 TO:       WBDT MEMBERS FROM:  MIKE McKINNEY SUBJ:   WBDT SCHEDULE OVER CHRISTMAS & NEW YEARS All of us here at WBDT hope all of you have a great Christmas and a very happy and prosperous 2012, and express our thanks to you for all you do to help...