How to Become an Empire Merchants Customer

We’re excited to start working with you! To open an Empire Merchants account you must complete the New Accounts Application below. If you would like this form faxed to you please call (718) 255-2641 and ask for the New Accounts department or email

Please note, the following information will be required of you when opening a new account:

A valid license issued from the New York State Liquor Authority.
A completed ST-120 form and a copy of the Certificate of Authority.
If you are an owner/officer of other establishments that hold New York State on-premise liquor licenses, please complete the Also Owns form.
In order for Empire Merchants to extend credit terms, a personal guarantee is required.

Once the application forms are completed, please fax them to (718) 389-7175 or email


To establish credit with Empire Merchants, you must complete an application:

To access your account through Empire online, reference documents below:

The completed credit application must be notarized and forwarded to:

Empire Merchants
ATTN: Credit Manager
16 Bridgewater Street
Brooklyn, NY 11222

Please allow up to five business days for credit application processing.

Upon receiving your New York State liquor license:

To set up your customer account at Empire Merchants, we must receive a New York State Resale Certificate with a valid New York State Tax ID number. For more Information on New York State liquor license requirements, visit