Barry & Fitzwilliam is Irelands leading independent wine, spirits and beer distributor and brand developer established in 1982.

Led by Managing Director Michael Barry, Barry & Fitzwilliam manage a premium portfolio of exceptional award-winning global brands.

Operating from our extensive warehousing and administration facilities based in Cork and Dublin, Barry & Fitzwilliam has a direct route to market and is committed to effective nationwide distribution with a distinct emphasis on Customer Care.


Barry & Fitzwilliam represent some of the best winemakers and winegrowing regions in the world – Argentina, Australia, California, Chile, France, Italy, New Zealand, South Africa, Spain and USA.


Barry & Fitzwilliam is an expert in supplying premium world beer, Irish craft beers and cider to the Irish market and knows how to appeal to the discerning beer drinker. Our brands offer a higher quality premium alternative to mainstream beers.  As we are constantly updating our range of Craft/World Beer & Cider we will continue to refresh our portfolio.


Our focus is on importing high quality premium international and speciality spirits and liquors covering all types and variety from Vodka to Vermouth, Scotch to Bourbon, and Cognac to Gin.

With over 40 spirits in our portfolio, we constantly update our offerings in anticipation on emerging customer trends and always staying ahead of our competitors.


Barry & Fitzwilliam knows the importance of the RTD category to our customers and that is why we stock a variety of different RTD products.

BrewDog Punk IPA
Villa Maria
Graham Norton Irish Gin
Disaronno Amaretto
villa maria
Graham Norton Irish Gin
Disaronno Amaretto
Mcguigan Malbec Black


Established in 1982 Barry & Fitzwilliam is Irelands pre-eminent independent national drinks distributor. The company is headquartered at a modern bonded warehouse facility at Airport Road in Cork with an administration centre in Dublin.

Employing over 60 people in warehousing, sales and administration, the company competes effectively with larger international organisations by having a committed attitude to brand building, a direct route to market and a strong sales focus.


With Irelands most professional Sales & Marketing Team, and dedicated back-up teams at our distribution centres, Barry & Fitzwilliam provide a first class service to our client base.

The company has over 3500 direct accounts nationwide in both the on-trade and off-trade and believes that a direct route to market is paramount to the success of the brands we represent.

At Barry & Fitzwilliam we are more passionate about our business than our competitors. We believe in the importance of relationships, superior levels of customer service and are driven by customer satisfaction.

With almost 40 years experience, our sales team is the best and most enthusiastic in the country. Our sales team has been instrumental in making the brands we deal with the success they are today.