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DtC alcohol shippers
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
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How to Manage Sales Tax in DtC Shipping

Managing sales tax obligations can be complex in the direct-to-consumer (DtC) alcohol beverage shipping space. Luckily, Sovos ShipCompliant’s Alex Koral, regulatory general counsel, broke down key considerations in the recent Understanding Sales Tax for the DtC Shipper webinar. Here are highlights from the presentation to help you better understand the many nuances of this tricky […]

North America ShipCompliant
June 21, 2022
What Should I Know About Certificate of Label Approvals (COLAs)?

Beverage alcohol suppliers and producers selling in the United States typically must obtain Certificate of Label Approvals (COLAs) from the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) before product distribution. This ensures that suppliers and producers are compliant with federal regulations regarding the design of their alcohol labels. (Additionally, most states have their own […]

North America ShipCompliant
June 17, 2022
Alaska Passes New DtC Alcohol Shipping Laws

On June 16, Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy signed SB 9, an omnibus beverage alcohol bill that includes new provisions to regulate direct-to-consumer (DtC) shipping of alcohol in the state. As set out in SB 9, the new DtC shipping laws are set to take effect on January 1, 2024. While Alaska currently does allow for […]

North America ShipCompliant
June 2, 2022
3 Questionable Practices DtC Alcohol Shippers Should Be Wary About

It’s no secret that direct-to-consumer (DtC) shipping of alcohol is a valuable and growing market. Wineries, breweries, distilleries, and retailers alike have benefited from having direct access to consumers across the country. With consumer demand at an all-time high, it is understandable more alcohol sellers want to get into the DtC game as soon as […]

North America ShipCompliant
May 18, 2022
Marketing Strategy 2022: Key Elements for Successful Wine e-Commerce

By Chloe Cristallini, Marketing Manager for Bloom Studio Recently, one of our webinar attendees asked, “What advice would you give someone who is first starting to sell alcohol DtC, or who wants to grow their DtC channel?” Buying a bottle of wine should be as easy for people as buying a pair of shoes. Other […]