Northwest Beverages is a subsidiary of Johnson Brothers Liquor Company, which was founded in 1953 in Minnesota. The company is family-owned and is now run by a second generation of Johnson brothers. It has succeeded as a premier distribution source for wines and spirits serving off-premise and on-premise customers throughout the United States. The company s customers include stores, restaurants and bars. In addition to its headquarters in St. Paul, Minn., Johnson Brothers Liquor Company distributes a range of wines and spirits in more than 10 states and nearly 30 offices throughout the U.S., including Fargo, N.D.