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512 SE 7th Avenue
Portland, OR 97214
United States

(971) 888-4264

Eastside Distilling is Portland, Oregon’s premiere producer of premium hand crafted, small batch spirits, including Burnside Bourbon, Barrel Hitch American Whiskey, Cherry Bomb Whiskey, Marionberry Whiskey, Portland Potato Vodka, And Below Deck Rums located on Portland’s famous Distillery Row.

Archived Press Releases

June 28th, 2017
Eastside Unveils "Oregon Craft Spirits" Branding at Bridgeport Village Mall
unveiled the launch of a new retail branding for its portfolio of high-quality, small batch spirits - Oregon Craft Spirits. The initial Oregon Craft Spirits branded location is at Bridgeport Village Mall, an open-air mall located in Tigard, Oregon.

June 26th, 2017
Portland Potato Vodka and Eastside Receive Craft Spirits Accolades
that the Company's Portland Potato Vodka has received accolades in multiple recent spirits industry reviews and competitions. Eastside, itself, was featured as a regional trendsetter in an article appearing in The Tasting Panel Magazine, the most widely circulated trade publication in the beverage industry.

June 22nd, 2017
Eastside Distilling Presentation at the Lytham Partners Virtual Investor Conference Is Now Available On Demand
Today announced the Company's presentation at the Lytham Partners Virtual Investor Conference from Thursday, June 22, 2017 is now available on demand.

June 21st, 2017
Eastside Distilling to Present at the Lytham Partners Virtual Investor Conference on
June 22, 2017 at 2:00pm ET

Today announced the Company will present at the Lytham Partners Virtual Investor Conference on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 2:00pm ET (11:00am PT). The conference is a virtual event that is available over the internet, and interested parties may participate by following either of the below links at the time of the conference.

June 19th, 2017
Eastside Distilling Reports Successful Launch of Big Bottom Products into Eastside's Tasting Rooms
Announced today that the recent placement of Big Bottom Distilling's products into Eastside's existing Oregon retail tasting locations has exceeded expectations. Since launching the products into the tasting locations at the beginning of June 2017, Big Bottom product unit sales numbers are on track to be up by more than 200% over June of last year.

June 12th, 2017
Eastside Distilling Announces Plan to Effect Reverse Stock Split
Announced today that its Board of Directors have approved a 1-for-3 reverse split of the Company's outstanding common stock from 9,939,649 to 3,313,217, and a proportional decrease in the Company's authorized common stock from 45 million shares to 15 million shares.

May 15th, 2017
Eastside Distilling Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
Company reports 33% revenue growth for the First Quarter; Case sales increase 89% from 3,146 in Q1 2016 to 5,937 in Q1 2017

May 1st, 2017
Eastside Distilling Acquires Controlling Stake in Big Bottom Distilling
Founder Ted Pappas and Lead Distiller Travis Schoney To Remain In Place and Continue Growth of Big Bottom Distilling

April 3rd, 2017
Eastside Distilling Reports 2016 Financial Results
Company reports 31% revenue growth for 2016; Case sales increase 53% from 10,215 in 2015 to 15,596 in 2016

April 5th, 2017
Eastside Distilling Expands into Alaska
Alaska residents to get their first taste of Eastside's portfolio of products

March 14th, 2017
Eastside Distilling Acquires MotherLode Craft Spirits Bottling Business

February 22nd, 2017
Eastside Supports Sen. Wyden's Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act

February 2nd, 2017
Eastside Distilling Turns to Social Marketing to "Get out the Word" About Its Award-Winning Portland Potato Vodka

January 18th, 2017
Eastside Retains Portland-Based Sandstrom Partners for Spirits Branding and Marketing

December 6th, 2016
Melissa "Mel" Heim to Serve as Executive VP Operations of Eastside Distilling

December 1st, 2016
Import Approval Received for China by Eastside Distilling

November 15th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Ships First Canada Order

November 14th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Resumes Trading Under "ESDI" Symbol

November 14th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

November 8th, 2016
Eastside Distilling to Announce Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results and Host Conference Call on Monday, November 14, 2016 at 4:30pm ET

October 18th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Reverse Stock Split Completed, Effective October 18, 2016

October 10th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Announces Plan to Effect Reverse Stock Split

October 5th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Craft Spirits Earn Top Honors at 2016 New York World Wine & Spirits Competition

September 30th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Enters Florida, the Nation's Second Largest Spirit Market

September 15th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Elects Mick Fleming, Trent Davis, Lawrence Hirson and Jay Harkins to Board of Directors

September 13th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Ships Largest Order in Company's History

September 12th, 2016
Eastside Distilling to Present at Robins Equity Research Roundup

August 15th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

August 4th, 2016
Eastside to Announce Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results and Host Conference Call on Monday, August 15, 2016 at 4:30pm ET

July 25th, 2016
Grover Wickersham Appointed Chairman of Eastside's Board of Directors

July 21th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Retains Lytham Partners as Its Investor Relations Consulting Firm

June 29th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Completes Prepayment of Convertible Note
Company Retires 14% Secured Convertible Promissory Note

June 23rd, 2016
Eastside Completes $2.0M Equity Raise to Accelerate National Roll Out
Company Strengthens Balance Sheet to Invest in Growth

June 21st, 2016
Eastside Distilling Appoints Spirits Industry Veteran, Jay Harkins, as EVP of Sales
Harkins to Lead Expansion of Eastside's National Roll Out Campaign

June 6th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Prepays Convertible Note
Company Fully Prepays 14% Secured Convertible Promissory Note

May 16th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2016 Financial Results
Q1 2016 Sales up 46% From Q1 2015 to $621,882, With 3,148 Cases Shipped, Driving Gross Profit up 93% to $207,305 in Q1 2016 From Q1 2015

April 28th, 2016
Eastside Distilling Receives Multiple Purchase Orders From Major Distributor
Horizon Beverage Increases Its Demand for Award-Winning Burnside Bourbon and Barrel Hitch American Whiskey

April 22nd, 2016
Eastside Distilling Kicks Off Sales in California With Order by National Distributor
As the Nation's Largest Market for Spirits, California Represents the 16th State Where Consumers Can Now Purchase Eastside's Award-Winning, Master Crafted Spirits

Eastside Distilling Reports Record Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results
2015 Sales Up 62% to Record $2.3 Million, Driven by Continued Successful Execution of National Roll-Out of Award-Winning Craft Spirits

Eastside Distilling Provides Business Update
Record 2015 Holiday Sales and Strong 2016 Start
PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Mar 10, 2016) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, reported today that its brand expansion efforts continue to drive strong sales momentum.

Eastside Distilling to Attend 28th Annual ROTH Conference on March 13, 2016
PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Mar 8, 2016) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has been invited to attend the 28th Annual ROTH Conference being held on March 13-16, 2016 at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Dana Point, California.

Eastside Distilling Reports Fiscal Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results
Q3 Sales up 65% to $492,000 With 2,191 Cases Shipped PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Nov 17, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015.

Eastside Distilling’s Award-Winning Portfolio of Master Crafted Spirits Now Approved for Sale in Nevada
Eastside Secures Exclusive Distribution Agreement for State of Nevada PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Oct 21, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with one the nation’s top five liquor distribution companies to distribute and sell its full portfolio of master crafted spirits across the state of Nevada.

Eastside Expands Management Team With New CFO Appointment
Experienced Financial and Operations Executive Steve Shum Joins Eastside Team PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Oct 15, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI) (“Eastside” or the “Company”), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, today announced that Steve Shum has been appointed as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Shum will draw on his more than 20 years of comprehensive financial management and operations experience with public and private companies to support Eastside’s growth plans. Full details can be found in the Company’s Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the SEC on October 6, 2015 at either the SEC’s website (www.sec.gov) or at the “Investors” section of the Company’s website at www.eastsidedistilling.com.

Eastside Distilling Reports Strong Momentum Ahead of Q4 & Provides Corporate Update on Recent Progress
Record Sales Continue as Company Prepares to Kick Off Q4 Holiday Season PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Oct 1, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has provided a corporate update ahead of its busiest quarter of the year. “As we enter the seasonally strongest quarter of the year, we believe it is important to provide our shareholders with an overview of our progress and strategy to maximize sales between now and Christmas, as well as into 2016,” said the company’s CEO, Steven Earles. “As previously noted, our Q2 2015 revenues outpaced Q2 2014 revenues by almost 80%, and we are on track to continue our record sales levels for 2015 as well,” continued Mr. Earles.

Eastside Distilling Receives Illinois State Approval for Sale of Its Award-Winning Portfolio of Master Crafted Spirits
Eastside’s Master Crafted Spirits Approved for Sale in One of the Nation’s Top 5 Liquor Consumption States PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Sep 22, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has been registered and approved by The Illinois Liquor Control Commission for sale of its full portfolio of award winning spirits.

Eastside Distilling’s Barrel Hitch American Whiskey Earns Top Honors in 2015 MicroLiquor Spirit Awards
Company’s Newly Launched Barrel Hitch American Whiskey Recognized for Exceptional Taste and Aesthetic Design PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Sep 8, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, is proud to announce that it has been awarded a Triple Gold Medal for ‘Best in Show’ and a Bronze Medal for packaging design by the MicroLiquor Spirit Awards, for the company’s recently launched Barrel Hitch American Whiskey.

Eastside Distilling Reports Fiscal Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results
Q2 Sales Up 66% to $427,000 With 1,930 Cases Shipped PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Aug 17, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015.

Eastside Distilling Receives Approval for Spirits Sales in Texas and Indiana
PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Aug 5, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has been granted selling permit approvals by both the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission and the Indiana Alcohol and Tobacco Commission.

Eastside Distilling Introduces New Barrel Hitch American Whiskey and Barrel Hitch ‘Oregon Oak’ American Whiskey
PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Jul 20, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has launched two new American Whiskeys, Barrel Hitch American Whiskey and Barrel Hitch ‘Oregon Oak’ American Whiskey.

Eastside Distilling Granted Spirits Seller’s Permit by New York, Receives Initial Order for Award-Winning Burnside Bourbon by Major Distributor
PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Jul 9, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has been granted a seller’s permit by the New York State Liquor Authority, opening doors to one of the top five liquor consumption states in the U.S. New York also now becomes the eighth state where Eastside is actively distributing, following the entrance of Virginia last month.

Eastside Distilling Teams With Reed’s to Serve Award-Winning Beverages at the 2015 Molalla Buckeroo Rodeo
PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Jun 29, 2015) – As the official and exclusive spirits sponsor for the 2015 Molalla Buckeroo Rodeo, Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI) has teamed again with Reed’s, Inc. (NYSE MKT: REED) to serve Reed’s award-winning ginger brews as the perfect mixer with Eastside’s award-winning master crafted spirits. The rodeo will be held at the Molalla Buckeroo Grounds in downtown Molalla, Oregon on July 1-4, 2015.

Eastside Distilling Receives State Listing Approval for Spirits Sales in Virginia, Followed by Initial Order for Its Award-Winning Burnside Bourbon
PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Jun 8, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has received listing approval by Virginia’s Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC). The approval resulted in an initial order for its award winning Burnside Bourbon from Virginia ABC, which operates 351 state-run liquor stores across the commonwealth.

Eastside Distilling Teams With Reed’s to Serve Award-Winning Beverages at the 2015 Portland Rose Festival
PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – May 21, 2015) – As the official provider of spirits for the 2015 Portland Rose Festival, Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI) has teamed with Reed’s, Inc. (NYSE MKT: REED) to serve Reed’s award-winning ginger brews as the perfect mixer for Eastside’s award-winning master crafted spirits.

Eastside Distilling Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2015 Financial Results
PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – May 20, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015.

Eastside Distilling Named Official Sponsor of Spirits for the 2015 Portland Rose Festival
PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – May 7, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has been selected as the official provider of spirits for the 2015 Portland Rose Festival. The historic Rose Festival is Portland, Oregon’s official civic festival and attracts more than 1 million visitors every year.

Eastside Distilling to Attend 16th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference on May 12, 2015
PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Apr 23, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has been invited to attend the 16th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference being held on May 12-14, 2015 at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles.

Eastside Distilling Appoints Former Republic National Executive, Patrick Roth, as National Sales Manager to Lead New Marketing Campaign 15-Year Veteran of Republic National Distributing Company Joins Eastside Distilling.

Eastside Distilling Reports 2014 Financial Results PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Apr 1, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014.

Eastside Distilling Extends Employment Agreement of Master Distiller, Melissa Heim, to 2020 PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Mar 4, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has extended to 2020 the employment agreement of its master distiller, Melissa Heim, as the company commences a new marketing campaign to expand its Northwest regional presence nationwide.

Eastside’s Award-Winning, Master Crafted Spirits to Be Served at Two Major Evening Entertainment Events. PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Feb 26, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has been invited to attend the 27th Annual ROTH Conference being held on March 8-11, 2015 at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Dana Point, California.

Successfull Launch With ‘Hawks Talk Nightly’ at Super Bowl XLIX Drives New Partnership With Pacific Northwest’s Premier SPorts Television Network.
PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Feb 24, 2015) – Comcast SportsNet Northwest, the Pacific Northwest’s premier sports television network and home of the Trail Blazers, and Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), Portland, Oregon’s producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, have announced a new multi-faceted partnership through the end of 2015.

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Feb 5, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has announced that Blackheath Beverage Group is commencing the launch of Eastside’s new national sales campaign.

Eastside Distilling Engages Liolios Group to Lead New Strategic Investor Relations Program PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Jan 23, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. ( OTCQB : ESDI ), a producer of award-winning master-crafted spirits, has engaged Liolios Group to lead a new strategic investor relations and financial communications program.

Eastside Distilling Begins Build-Out of Pacific Northwest’s Largest Distillery and Tasting Room for Crafted Spirits PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Jan 15, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. ( OTCQB : ESDI ), an innovative and fast-growing premium producer of master crafted spirits has begun the build-out of its new 41,000 sq. ft. facility on Portland’s Distillery Row.

Eastside Distilling Rings in 2015 With Record Holiday Sales PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Jan 13, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), an innovative and fast-growing premium producer of master crafted spirits, reported a more than 250% increase in distribution and direct sales during the recent holiday season, as compared to the holiday season for 2013.

Eastside Distilling Completes $2.2 Million Private Placement of Common Stock PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Jan 5, 2015) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), an innovative and fast-growing premium producer of hand-crafted spirits, announced today that it has successfully completed a private placement of 5,512,500 shares of its common stock to certain institutional and accredited investors at a price of $0.40 per share, raising gross proceeds of approximately $2,205,000.

Eastside Distilling Opens Oregon’s First of Its Kind Retail Mall Location for Hand-Crafted Spirits PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Dec 22, 2014) – Eastside Distilling, Inc. (OTCQB: ESDI), an innovative and fast-growing premium producer of hand-crafted spirits, has opened Oregon’s first customer tasting experience retail store at the Clackamas Town Center mall in Happy Valley, about 10 miles southwest of downtown Portland.