Who Attends Access LIVE

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Distributors attend Access LIVE to meet with existing portfolio partners and search for exciting new products and services. No other event in the U.S. has a higher concentration of wholesalers than Access LIVE. Gain insights from distributors as they share their unique expertise in the Hub and on the LIVE Stage.



Suppliers may attend or exhibit at Access LIVE. Showcase and pour your product for distributors, media, retailers and more! Sponsor events to enhance your exposure to all attendees! Not ready to exhibit, but want to attend? Access LIVE is the perfect place to gain insights from educational sessions, engage with solutions providers that can take your business to the next level, and network with the industry’s finest.



Retailers, both on- and off-premise, are invited to attend WSWA’s Access LIVE. There are so many benefits from attending this industry-wide show, you will not want to miss out! Benefits to retailers include: 

  • Learn about industry trends and what to expect in the future! 
  • Find hot, new products not currently sold in your market 
  • Sample Best in Show, award winning products 
  • Experience networking opportunities galore with industry influencers and decision makers 
  • Join in on impactful discussions involving all 3 tiers! 


Solutions Providers

Does your company bring innovative solutions to the wine and spirits industry from technology to material enhancements to logistics? Access LIVE provides companies like yours, connection points into the wine and spirits industry. Exhibit or attend to make valuable connections and gain new leads.


Media and Influencers

Experience the most influential wine and spirits event in the U.S., where industry leaders and rising stars come together to explore the future of the beverage alcohol business. Report on industry hot topics, interview heavy hitters, and gain unparalleled access to tomorrow’s trends.