About Us

Heidelberg Distributing Company started in 1938 in Dayton, Ohio by founder Albert W. Vontz with one truck and has grown to the largest wine, beer, and spirits distributor in the state. Today we continue to be a family-owned wholesale company proudly distributing the finest beer, wine, spirits, and non-alcohol beverages to restaurants and bars across Ohio and into Kentucky for over 80 years. Products on Heidelberg trucks come from local suppliers and from suppliers all over the U.S. and the world.

Heidelberg is your complete beverage alcohol distributor supplying a broad portfolio of products with eight warehouses across Ohio and one in Kentucky. Having the largest group of educated beverage professionals in the state, we can help tailor your product selection to best fit your needs.

WE’VE GROWN FROM “ONE MAN” AND “ONE TRUCK”

Heidelberg family of companies is comprised of nine warehouses and office facilities located in Cincinnati, Ohio Valley, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton, Lorain, Toledo, Youngstown and Northern Kentucky.

1,674

Passionate Associates

2 MILLION

Square Feet of Warehouse

18,068

Beverages

300,000

Square Feet of Cooler Space

717

Suppliers

26,000

Retailers Throughout Ohio and Kentucky