Bibendum has taken on the exclusive distribution of Coopers Ales in Britain. Coopers of Adelaide is one of Australia's best-loved breweries. It was founded in 1862 by Thomas Cooper from Yorkshire and the company is now run by the fifth and sixth generations of the family. Famous for its Pale Ale and Sparkling Ale, Coopers uses only the finest malt, hops, water and sugar, with no preservatives, additives or chemicals. The beers are bottle conditioned.
Bibendum, the leading independent wine and spirits merchant, will distribute Cooper's Pale Ale and Sparkling Ale in multiple grocers, independent retailers and the pub trade. Pale Ale will cost £1.65 and Sparkling Ale £1.85.