Wolves Introduce UV Vodka Backcourt Club

The Minnesota Timberwolves and Phillips Distilling Company are excited to announce a new partnership for the 2012-13 season. As part of the agreement, the Wolves and Phillips Distilling Company are teaming up to rebrand the Wolves' Backcourt Club and the main bar inside of Target Center. The revamped club will showcase the UV Vodka brand and will be located in the existing Backcourt Club space inside of Target Center.

"We are thrilled to have teamed up with our friends at UV Vodka on rebranding our backcourt club," said Timberwolves president Chris Wright. "The new UV Vodka Backcourt Club will provide our members a phenomenal, first-class experience inside Target Center."

"UV Vodka is thrilled to partner with a hometown team such as the Timberwolves and the Target Center," said Corporate Director of Brand Marketing at Phillips Distilling, Katie Alvino."We look forward to an exciting 2012-13 partnership."

The Grand Opening celebration of the UV Vodka Backcourt Club will be held this Friday, December 7 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. before the Timberwolves take on the Cleveland Cavaliers at 7:00 p.m. Current Backcourt Club members will have access to the celebration on Dec. 7 and can enjoy UV Vodka tasting during the celebration.

About Phillips Distilling

Phillips Distilling, a subsidiary of United States Distilled Products, is a Minneapolis, MN based company and home to a wide spectrum of spirits and liquors. For five generations, the Phillips family has been producing high quality products using the finest ingredients sourced from around the world. From America’s first schnapps in the 1930’s, to flavored vodka in the 1950’s, to flavored whiskey in the 2000’s, Phillips Distilling is rooted in innovation. Phillips Distilling brands include: UV Vodka, Prairie Organic Vodka, Revel Stoke Spiced Canadian Whisky, Trader Vic’s, Sour Puss, Feckin, Tomatin and Phillips Schnapps and Phillips Vodka, among many others. More information can be found at www.phillipsdistilling.com.

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