When Yuengling moved into the Ohio market in October, the beer was expected to be an instant hit. And it has been. "Initial sales of Yuengling exceeded the level of sales of any other beer introduction in Ohio in decades," House of LaRose President and CEO Jim LaRose told the Columbus Dispatch newspaper. House of LaRose distributes Yuengling in the Cleveland and Akron areas. Meanwhile, Jim Matesich, president and CEO of Matesich Distributing Co. in Newark, said: "Yuengling is stealing market share from other beer brands out there, from both mainstream and craft beers." To read the entire story, click here.