J. Rieger & Co
Jacob Rieger & Company was founded in 1887 in Kansas City’s West Bottoms Livestock Exchange district.
The brand offered over 100 alcoholic products and took pride in maintaining a quarter of a million unique customers by offering mail-order delivery services.
In 1919, Prohibition was enacted by the federal government and wasn’t reversed until 1933.
J. Rieger & Co. was a casualty at the time, but was not destined to be lost forever. Now, a century after Prohibition, we are proud once again to call Kansas City home.