Latest News & Upcoming Events
2018 Buffalo Undy RunWalk Delaware Park | Amherst/Colvin Green Space 04.28.2018

We are proud to support the Colorectal Cancer Alliance. Meet us at the finish line to end colorectal cancer at the Buffalo Undy RunWalk! 

Buffalo Beer Prom The Barrel Factory 06.09.2018

Get your tickets and get out to support the Buffalo Beer Goddesses as they put on the 2nd Annual Buffalo Beer prom!

Evening of Wine with Winemaker Thomas Bachelder Pairings Wine Bar 04.26.2018

Join us for an informative and fun evening with winemaker Thomas Bachelder!

We Distribute Great Beverages

At Try-It Distributing, we distribute the beer, wine, liquor and non-alcoholic beverages that New York residents love to drink every day. Our trucks carry the nation’s top brands along with the smallest local brewers and distillers’ products to hundreds of retailers and on-premise bars and restaurants. As one of New York’s leading beverage distributors, we’re proud to be a respected employer, family-owned local business and good corporate citizen.

Beer

Beer

We enjoy a good beer. You too? Check out the various brews Try-It Distributing is currently responsible for distributing to various locations in and around Buffalo, NY.

Non-Alcoholic

Non-Alcoholic

Our Balkan Beverages subsidiary makes us established non alcoholic beverage distributors. We ensure you can find your favorite waters, sports drinks, iced teas, sodas and more at locations throughout Western NY.

Wine & Spirits

Wine & Spirits

Whether you're a red wine fan or a whisky on the rocks drinker, Try-It Wine & Spirits has a selection you'll be interested in. Explore the brands we distribute today.

Latest News &
Upcoming Events

2018 Buffalo Undy RunWalk

Delaware Park | Amherst/Colvin Green Space

2018-04-28

Meet us at the finish line to end colorectal cancer at the Buffalo Undy RunWalk! 

Funds raised for this event will help support the Good for the Neighborhood program  which encourages residents in western New York to engage in healthy living habits. The program provides a wide variety of health screenings, including take-home colon cancer testing kits. Any patient who needs follow up testing will be referred for a colonoscopy or other appropriate screening.

For more information, please visit undyrunwalk.org.
RACEDAY INFO:
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Starting Time: 9:00 a.m.

Schedule:
7:30 a.m. - Race packet pickup & on-site registration 
8:40 a.m. - Opening remarks 
9:00 a.m. - 5K begins 
9:10 a.m. - 1 Mile fun run begins 
10:05 a.m. - Survivor & Patient recognition & awards ceremony

Registration Fees:

5K Adult (14 and older) - $35 Advance/ $40 Race Day

5K Youth (6-13) - $30 Advance / $35 Race Day

1 Mile fun run (all ages, Children 5 and younger are free) - $30 Advance / $35 Race Day

SURVIVORS REGISTER FOR FREE! - please e-mail specialevents@ccalliance.org for the registration code

Can't make it to the Undy? Register and fundraise as a Virtual Participant. 
Virtual Participant - $35 Adult / $30 Youth

All Registration Types Include: 
•A pair of 2018 Boxer shorts
•Survivor t-shirt if registered as a survivor
•Survivor medal if registered as a survivor
•Access to our online fundraising platform

Buffalo Beer Prom

The Barrel Factory

2018-06-09

We are excited to be an official sponsor of this year's Buffalo beer Prom! Get out to support the Buffalo Beer Goddesses and take part in one of the most fun events of the year.... and of course enjoy some damn good beer in the process!

"It's the second annual Buffalo Beer Prom! We're excited to return to the beautiful Event Center at Lakeward Spirits in The Barrel Factory, which now features its own house beers from Pressure Drop Brewing!

Your ticket price will include two beer tickets, hors d'eouvres and dinner, dancing, a post-prom goody bag, and more! Prom attire is requested.

Buffalo Beer Prom is hosted by the Buffalo Beer Goddesses as a fundraiser for our Cicerone Scholarship for Women, dedicated to the education and advancement of women in the Western New York beer industry. More information on the scholarship can be found at https://www.buffalobeergoddesses.org/cicerone-scholarship/

Must be at least 21 years of age to attend.

Tickets on sale NOW at https://beerprom.eventbrite.com/

Early bird ticket prices through the end of April:
$45/person, $80/couple

Full price ticket as of May 1:
$55/person, $100/couple"

Evening of Wine with Winemaker Thomas Bachelder

Pairings Wine Bar

2018-04-26

Join us for an informative and fun evening with winemaker Thomas Bachelder.

THOMAS BACHELDER IS A FORCE OF NATURE. A SELF-PROCLAIMED “WINE GYPSY”, HE AND HIS WIFE MARY, HAVE A THREE TERROIR CONCEPT: MAKE PINOT NOIR AND CHARDONNAY IN THREE REGIONS, KEEPING ALL VARIABLES THE SAME ASIDE FROM LOCATION OF THE GRAPES. TOGETHER, THEY MAKE WINES IN OREGON, BURGUNDY, AND CANADA. THIS DEMONSTRATES TERROIR AS A SIMPLE FACT: DIRT MATTERS. SENSE OF PLACE MATTERS.

Reservations necessary as space is limited.  $35 per person covers all wine and food.
716-630-5951

Drink BuffalocalTM

We love to shop local, drink local, and distribute local, too. Try-It Distributing celebrates our Buffalocal brands – our favorite beverages made right in Buffalo (or within a very short drive). Check out these regional beverages, and grab one next time you visit your favorite local bar or grocery store.   

Get To Know Us

Stephen L. Vukelic began distributing beer in 1933, and his business has remained family-owned ever since. Try-It Distributing has decades of history distributing the top beverage brands to local consumers, expanding our warehouse spaces, truck fleets, employee head count and more along the way as our portfolio grew to include wines, liquors and non-alcoholics.

We’re proud of the work we do and the positive impact we have on our community. Our team looks forward to many more decades in this business. We truly love what we do.  

Our Core Values
  • Trust
  • Loyalty
  • Teamwork
  • Accountability
  • Quality Service

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Work at Try-It Distributing

Warehouse: Seasonal Order Pickers Lancaster, NY

We are currently seeking seasonal warehouse associates to help select orders for next day delivery.

Merchandisers: Full-Time, Part-Time and Seasonal Positions

We now have immediate opportunities for full-time, part-time and seasonal Merchandisers. Performance based opportunities for career advancement are available. Apply today!

Don’t see the right opening for you?

Introduce yourself! We’re happy to keep your résumé on file for future job openings, and we’ll contact you if your experience suggests you’d make a great fit for our team.