Graham and Alan Muir, Independent Liquor

In this episode we speak to Graham and Alan Muir from Independent Liquors in Kaya Sands. Independent Liquor SA started importing fun shooters from the Uk in 2004, in 2007 when Mike Erceg, the owner of the NZ based Independent Liquors died, the Muir’s started manufacturing and packing the products locally with a machine purpose built by Handi-Pak. Graham and Alan share some valuable lessons from their successful business.
Graham’s top tip is: Do it yourself!
Biggest challenge: cash flow. Growth is expensive!
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Independent Liquor NZ is a great Kiwi success story and now forms part of Asahi Beverages
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