General Distributors, Inc. was founded by Charles A. Fick, Sr. and his brother George Fick, Sr. in 1921. During Prohibition, together they ran "Fick Cigar Co." and distributed candy, cigarettes and cigars. After Prohibition repeal, they began selling the Olympia beer brand. The warehouse was located in downtown Portland and had three delivery trucks, three drivers. The current warehouse is located in Oregon City, OR and employs over 120 people and distributes a wide variety of brands. Click on the Products link to review our selections.
Committed to providing superior service. Striving to represent the best quality beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages.
General Distributors Inc., is committed to providing superior service to our customers and suppliers. We strive to represent the best quality beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages. It is our goal to create the opportunity for our employees to achieve their professional and financial success. To meet this need, we will work to:
- Provide employees a strong training and support foundation that is flexible enough to allow them to serve customers according to their own strengths and work styles.
- Create a work environment that fosters team spirit and harmony among staff and management.
- Promote a philosophy of professionalism and integrity that encourages employees to be considerate and cooperative in working with each other and with customers.
Through our professionalism and dedication to customer service, we will positively influence our company, our industry, and the community.