Serving Arizona Since 1948
In 1948, Fred Kalil and his father, Frank, founded Kalil Bottling Co. in Tucson, Arizona. The original building was on 5th Street and Frank and his wife lived in the house next door, their kitchen serving as the original syrup mixing room.
71 years later, Kalil Bottling operates out of four locations and across the southwest, with the support of more than 700 employees, 3rd and 4th generation family members, and a large truck and vehicle fleet. Today, Kalil Bottling distributes in a day what was once months' worth of business for the Good Guys at Kalil.
Major brands handled by Kalil Bottling include 7UP, bai, Squirt, BODYARMOR, RC Cola, Canada Dry, Snapple, CORE Hydration + Organic, Calypso Lemonades, Clamato, AriZona Tea, A&W Root Beer, Sunkist, Deja Blue Water, Alkaline88 Water, Big Red, Vernors, Diet Rite, Yoohoo, Cactus Cooler and more.