About Us

Serving Northwest Montana for Over 32 Years

Fun Beverage, Inc. is a licensed, independent distributor dedicated to responsibly developing beverage brands for both our Retail and Supplier customers in compliance with all Federal, State and local alcohol regulations.  Because alcohol is a regulated, socially sensitive product, we understand that “how” we sell our products is equally important to “how” much we sell and that the measure of our success must not simply be quantitative, it must also include qualitative contributions to our community.

Headquartered in Kalispell in the heart of the beautiful Flathead Valley, Fun Beverage, Inc. services Flathead, Lincoln, parts of Lake, Missoula and Glacier counties including the towns of Whitefish, Lakeside, Columbia Falls, Bigfork, Libby,Troy, Swan Lake, Eureka, East Glacier, Babb and Glacier National Park.

Fun Beverage, Inc. is a customer focused, independent, diversified, wholesale beverage distributor of Beer, Wine and Soft-drinks, representing over 200 different suppliers and distributing over 3000 different items to over 439 licensed accounts. Fun Beverage, Inc. distributes over 1.3 million cases and is the largest, locally operated Beer and Wine distributor in Northwest Montana with 88% wine market share and 60% beer market share. For a complete list of products distributed locally by Fun Beverage, Inc. visit the Products page.

With over 81 full-time positions, Fun Beverage, Inc. prides itself in its youth, enthusiasm, and commitment to providing outstanding service for our Supplier, Retail and Community partners.


Fun Beverage, Inc. was founded in 1981, by Paul Wachholz and Dale Collins when they purchased B&B Distributing established in 1964. In 1983, Fun Beverage, Inc. acquired Frontier Coors and Ralston Wines. In 1998 and 1999 with managing partners Brian Clark, Kim Clausen and Gary McClarty, Fun Beverage, Inc. acquired Vehrs Mountain States Beverage, Lee Distributing and CL Wines to become the largest locally owned and operated Beer and Wine distributor serving Northwest Montana.