DET Distributing Company

DET Distributing Company is one of Tennessee’s largest and most progressive family owned beverage distributors, with locations in Nashville and Jackson. E.E. Dettwiller, father of the current owner and president, founded DET Distributing Company in 1951. Under the leadership of owner G. Fred Dettwiller, who purchased the company from his father’s estate in 1973, DET Distributing Company has purchased 13 other distributorships. Today, selling and delivering over 110 brands of beer the company enjoys a large market share in its multi-county service area.

The company employs over 200 people, owns three large climate controlled buildings along with a maintenance facility, distributes products in 24 Tennessee counties, and generates an annual economic impact of over $100 million. DET Distributing Company has an unrelenting commitment to professionalism, service and excellence.

Contact Information

DET Distributing Company
Fred Dettwiller
301 Great Circle Road
Nashville, TN 37228


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