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Wednesday 18 January 2017 loc: GB

Accolade Wines

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 »

Accolade Wines buys Chile’s Viña Anakena

Accolade Wines has announced its acquisition of Chilean wine producer Viña Anakena, extending its footprint further into the New World.

Monday, September 14th, 2015 No Comments »

Accolade lists top three UK on-trade wines

Wine brands Stowells, Jack Rabbit and Hardys are the current top three most popular wines in the UK on-trade, according to the latest report by CGA Strategy.

Thursday, July 16th, 2015 1 Comment »

Hardys invests £4m in summer of cricket

Hardys has unveiled a new £4 million consumer marketing campaign to tie in with the Australian wine brand’s sponsorship of the English cricket team.

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 No Comments »

Hardys advances upmarket push

Hardys has taken the next step in its “premiumisation objective” by unveiling new labels and a tightened regional focus for the brand’s William Hardy range.

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 No Comments »

NZ attracts ‘dream shopper’ in UK

New Zealand wines appeal to the “dream shopper” in the UK, according to Jane Robertson, category development director at Accolade Wines.

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Accolade buys Grant Burge

Accolade Wines has completed its purchase of Grant Burge Wines, including its Burge and Rathbone Fine Wine Merchants business and Krondorf Winery.

Friday, February 6th, 2015 No Comments »

Aussie wine drinker goes for extremes

The UK consumer is increasingly looking for stylistic extremes when it comes to Australia’s white wines, according to information released by Accolade.

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 No Comments »

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