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Wine Owners launches HK platform

9th April, 2014 by Rupert Millar

Online fine wine exchange, Wine Owners, has launched a Hong Kong-specific version of its website.

hong-kongThe new platform will allow, Wine Owners’ Hong Kong members to monitor and manage their portfolios in the local currency as well as seeing delivery and storage costs that are relevant for them.

Hong Kong users will still have access to the global through the new portal.

As the exchange said in its release: “Wine Owners HK importantly provides an additional focus for the local marketplace where collectors who become members can manage wine portfolios in the currency of their choice.

“Pricing information and graphical analysis on 160,000 fine wines can be analysed in HK$ as well as other leading global currencies.”

CEO, Nick Martin, told the drinks business: “We had a lot of feedback and quite a few people said it’d be great to have this for the local market.

“It builds on our multi-currency system and makes our platform more accessible to their market.”

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