Ship and Distribute Beverage Alcohol with Confidence

Sovos ShipCompliant has the expertise you need

Compliance shouldn't be a barrier to growth

Whether you’re with a winery, brewery, distillery, importer, distributor or retailer, meeting all federal and state regulations for direct-to-consumer and three-tier distribution is a business priority.

Sovos ShipCompliant has been the leader in automated alcohol beverage compliance tools for more than 15 years, providing a full suite of cloud-based solutions to reduce risk and lessen your compliance burden. We are here to help you accelerate the process of bringing new products to market and enable revenue growth.

Why Companies Choose Sovos ShipCompliant

Guaranteed accuracy

Conduct comprehensive, real-time compliance checks to eliminate potential errors in every state and jurisdiction where you do business.

Simplified processes

Centralize processes and increase visibility, so all team members and stakeholders can view all relevant data with ease, saving valuable time and costs in the case of an audit.

Reduced risk

Reduce the threat of audits and financial penalties, interruptions to business operations and even loss of licensure due to non-compliance.

Sovos ShipCompliant Featured Solutions

Worry free compliance

Conduct alert-based license management, real-time compliance checks and integrated address and age checks.

Streamlined reporting

Generate fully automated and populated sales, excise, and direct shipper reports.

License management

Track all federal and state license deadlines and ensure timely renewal submissions.

Simplified project management

Organize regulatory obligations through a central repository for all brand compliance data.

Accurate tax rates

Apply tax rates down to the address level, so you are always collecting the correct amount.

Efficiency and time savings

Eliminate inefficiencies and time spent manually cross-referencing license and other information.

Sovos ShipCompliant Products and Services

Manage all of your shipping and distribution compliance needs with one solution. 

The Latest in Shipping and Distribution Compliance

North America ShipCompliant
February 22, 2024
Is Beverage Alcohol Self-Distribution the Next Big Thing?

A number of recent lawsuits filed by beverage alcohol producers have raised new interest in self-distribution rights, an often-overlooked area of the industry. Self-distribution is when a supplier of alcohol, such as an importer or domestic manufacturer, is authorized to sell directly to retailers without having to work with a wholesaler to get their products […]

North America ShipCompliant
February 16, 2024
Most Popular Wine Varietals Shipped in 2023 and More

Last month, Sovos ShipCompliant and WineBusiness Analytics released the 2024 Direct-to-Consumer Wine Shipping Report, marking the fourteenth consecutive collaboration between the two companies. Alex Koral and Andrew Adams presented an overview of the data and analysis from the report, highlighting key trends and statistics. Here, we summarize some of the noteworthy findings starting with the […]

North America ShipCompliant
January 30, 2024
Top Takeaways: 2024 DtC Wine Shipping Report

Sovos ShipCompliant recently released the 2024 Direct-to-Consumer (DtC) Wine Shipping Report with our partner, WineBusiness Analytics. This look-back at 2023 is the most comprehensive, complete and exclusive collection of data and insights on the state of the DtC channel. While DtC wine shipments saw a decline in volume for the second year in a row, […]

North America ShipCompliant
January 26, 2024
Turning Headwinds into Tailwinds at DTCWS

I had the pleasure and privilege of attending the 2024 Direct to Consumer (DTC) Wine Symposium (DTCWS) to speak on the past and future of the direct-to-consumer (DtC) shipping market. As an annual event, DTCWS provides our industry with a regular opportunity to reflect on market conditions and connect on ways we can all help build […]

North America ShipCompliant
December 27, 2023
Two Potential DtC Shipping Rule Changes We’re Tracking for 2024

2024 has not yet begun but there are some potential upcoming regulatory changes affecting the direct-to-consumer (DtC) wine shipping market that we’re already tracking. The first is Wisconsin SB 268, a major overhaul of the state’s beverage alcohol laws. Since the bill was signed by the governor earlier this month, the question is not so […]