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Coors Distributing Company of Denver Overview

Denver, CO
201 to 500 employees
1971
Company - Private
Wholesale
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Coors Distributing Company is a beer distributor operating in Colorado. Our territory ranges from Boulder to Monument and from Evergreen to Limon. We distribute products for 31 breweries and have over 390 employees in the Denver metro and front range area.

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  • We take pride in being able to contribute to the communities we live and work in. We hope the fires are put out soon so rebuilding can begin.

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    MillerCoors is sending 50,000 cans of water to Northern California, including to the city of Redding, to aid those affected by wildfires in the area. The company is partnering with Redding Distributing Company to deliver the water to local businesses, firefighters, first responders and aid organizations, including the American Red Cross, assisting residents of the ...

  • Another great event from our COMMUNiTY team! Underwater boss helped raise money for Mile High United Way! Plus we had a bit of fun too! #CDCBeerScene

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Coors Distributing Company of Denver – Why Work For Us?


In 1971 Coors Distributing Co. (CDC) began selling Coors Banquet in 16 different packages. We had 14 trucks and 50 employees in the Metro Denver area.
 
Today CDC is the largest beer distributor in the state of Colorado, representing 30 different supplier/manufacturers and over 400 different brands.
 
Our 400 passionate and dedicated team members in Sales and Marketing, Delivery, Warehouse and G&A work together to provide the best service possible to all of our accounts. To assist them in this endeavor, we've invested in a fleet of 98 delivery trucks, 121 sales vans, and a state of the art automated warehouse picking system. We sell these brands to retailers from Boulder to Monument and from Evergreen to Limon  (see our Service Area map for specifics) and deliver their orders 48 hours later.

Our Company Culture

At CDC our employees are passionate about the beer business and are committed to winning the right way. We do it by living our Critical Success Factors:

  • Passion for Beer
  • Connection with People
  • Pride and Integrity
  • Bias for Action
  • Commitment to Customers
  • Thirst for Learning

CDC employees are passionate about the beer business, and are committed to winning the right way. We do this by living our Critical Success Factors:

  • Passion for Beer
  • Connection with People
  • Pride and Integrity
  • Bias for Action
  • Commitment to Customers
  • Thirst for Learning 

CDC is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a policy of non-discrimination in our employment and personnel practices. Applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

We also believe strongly in promoting from within as this offers our employees the best opportunity to learn the business from the ground up.

If you feel you have what it takes to join our team, check out our current openings by clicking View Jobs.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to contact all applicants or return unsolicited phone calls.

At CDC we love the community we serve and because of that we work very hard to give back! Through our employee resource group, FUSION, we have created a dedicated Community team. 

This team works with organizations like United Way, St. Jude, Corona Cares, Can'd Aid, Sam Sandos, and many others to positively impact our community. 

Though special events, fundraisers and monthly donations, all employees of CDC have the chance to change the market we know and love for the better. 

Below are a few pictures from great events we have particiapted in!

United Way

Sam Sandos

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    Pros

    I have been privileged to have a career at CDC for many years now and am excited to be part of it's history and culture! What I like most about working at CDC are the quality people and relationships that I've had the opportunity to be a part of. The camaraderie and partnerships are absolutely the best in the beer business which make it a fun place to work. The teamwork, culture and quality brands at CDC are second to none! I have the opportunity to learn and advance at CDC which keeps me invigorated and engaged in my daily job. I am proud to work at CDC!

    Cons

    You have to be good at juggling multiple priorities at CDC, so it can be challenging to achieve all of your prescribed daily, weekly and monthly execution goals. It is extremely fast paced, but that's part of what makes it such an exciting place to work.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to attract and retain the best talent by advertising what a great career the beer distribution business and CDC can offer!

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    I applied online. I interviewed at Coors Distributing Company of Denver (Denver, CO) in October 2014.

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    Very comfortable interview, 2 people asking background questions, mechanical questions, and a general walk through of the facility to show me around the place. Was assured that I had the position if i wanted it, and there was no guess work left to question. Was told to start the following Monday, and began a few weeks training.

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Coors Distributing Company of Denver Awards & Accolades

  • Excellence Award, Coors, 2003
  • Gold Sponsor Award, Metro Denver Partners, 2006
  • President's Award, MillerCoors, 2012
  • Distributor of the Year, Oskar Blues Brewing, 2013
  • Milestone Award, Mikes Hard Lemonade, 2017
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