Join a Winning Team

We Have a Place for You

Empire Merchants is proud to employ the most knowledgeable and well-equipped team in the Metropolitan New York Area. We strive to create an innovative and educational atmosphere for our employees, building on a diverse variety of backgrounds and talents.

We are seeking talented and motivated people to join our team in a variety of roles, including Sales, Analytics, Finance, Logistics, Operations, Information Technology, Human Resources, Learning & Development, and Customer Service. Check below to see what positions are currently open in Metropolitan New York.


From our distribution centers to our corporate headquarters, Empire Merchants is recognized by our employees as a great place to work. We offer a pleasant work environment, nurturing environment, competitive salaries and great benefits.

Medical Insurance
Dental Insurance
Flexible Spending Accounts
Employee Assistance Program
Paid Time Off
Paid Vacation
15 Paid Holidays
401K Plan
Life Insurance and AD&D
Short Term and Long Term Disability
Transit Chek
Tuition Assistance

*Note: Specific benefit eligibility is based on union/non-union employment status

Investing in You

Our learning and development programs set us apart from our competition. From customer service to operations, from sales to company leadership, our employees participate in thorough on-boarding activities, as well as continuing education opportunities. These opportunities range from accredited courses from the Wine and Spirits Education Trust (WSET) to internal certifications in sales skills, coaching and leadership skills. From Microsoft Office Suite training to internal presentation skills seminars, employees from all departments have an open invitation to participate in classes which enhance their skill set. Working at Empire Merchants is more than a job. Here we offer a career where continuing education and development provides value to our employees. Empire Merchants continually strives to strengthen our process while investing in our employees.

Opportunities to Grow

Empire Merchants is committed to having inspired leadership with high expectations of performance based on integrity, trust and pride. We strongly promote our employees’ growth and development by constantly improving their personal and business skills with continued education and development. We empower our employees to provide innovative and creative solutions that are used to mutually ensure company and associate growth, prosperity and financial security. Our dedication to these principles is the foundation of our constant pursuit of excellence.

Effective November 6, 2020, Empire Merchants will resume business. Please review the details below regarding our operating plan.

Orders can be placed starting at today, November 6th, for delivery on Monday, November 9th . Orders can be placed by your Sales Rep, the Order Dept or 3rd parties ( i.e. Beverage Media, sevenfifty, Provi)

• Please note – Any new orders that were taken after 5pm on October 30th that were not transmitted on Pocket Advantage or via 3rd parties (i.e. Bev Media, 750, Provi, EDI, etc) were cancelled.

Orders for November allocated items can be placed starting Friday, November 13th by your Sales Rep or by calling the Order Department at 9am per our normal policies.

• All orders placed for November allocated items on October 30th were cancelled and will need to be reordered.

Empire Merchants Customer Service and COD departments will be open at 9am on Friday. Reporting to the New York State Liquor Authority will continue, so it is important to follow normal payment schedules.

If you are a registered user of Empire Merchants’ Online Bill Pay or Pay By Phone systems, you can continue to pay bills and view account information.

Delivery Update

• All orders for regular and Bill and Storage release orders placed by 5pm on Friday, October 30, 2020 have been loaded and will be shipped today, November 6, 2020. DO NOT RE-ORDER.

• These orders will be due based on the date of delivery.

Empire Merchants will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 for Veterans Day so there will be no deliveries.