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Monday 26 September 2016 loc: GB

Accolade Wines

Accolade boss to step down ahead of IPO listing

Accolade boss Paul Schaafsma is to step down from the Australian wine company next year, a spokesman from its parent company has confirmed.

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Jamie Murray OBE partners with Anakena

Tennis star Jamie Murray OBE has signed a two-year endorsement deal with Chilean wine brand Anakena.

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Accolade Wines owner mulls IPO

The owner of the UK’s largest drinks company, Accolade Wines, is looking at listing the company on the London stock exchange as it gets ready to offload its 80% stake in the business, an Australian newspaper claims.

Thursday, May 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Europe’s largest wine bottling facility expands

Europe’s largest wine warehouse and distribution centre just got bigger, with a sixth bottling line allowing it to now fill 1,200 bottles of wine every minute.

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 1 Comment »

Accolade opens UK shop

Accolade has opened its “answer to a ‘cellar door’ in the UK” – a new shop near its head offices.

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Rob Harrison to head Accolade Wines’ UK sales

Accolade Wines has promoted its director of multiples sales, Rob Harrison, to head the company’s sales in UK and Ireland, CEO Paul Schaafsma has confirmed.

Thursday, December 10th, 2015 1 Comment »

Accolade aims to be ‘one-stop shop’ for New World wines

Accolade Wines’ recent acquisition of Chilean wine brand Anakena marks its aim of becoming the world’s leading provider of New World wines, CEO Paul Schaafsma has said.

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 No Comments »

Mud House aiming high in the UK

Mud House wants to be the UK’s biggest New Zealand wine brand, taking on the likes of Brancott Estate, Oyster Bay and Villa Maria, according to its head winemaker Ben Glover.

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Paul Schaafsma to head Accolade Wines

Accolade Wines has promoted its general manager of the UK and Ireland, Paul Schaafsma, to the position of chief executive officer.

Monday, September 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Flagstone celebrates ‘Cinderella’ Chenin

Bruce Jack of Accolade Wines has called Chenin Blanc “an extraordinary” variety as he unveiled a new wine to support his belief that South Africa’s high end success will be delivered through the on-trade.

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 No Comments »

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