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Monday 24 October 2016 loc: US


The week in pictures

Brompton bike polo, aerobatics displays, dogs in knitted sweaters and a biltong bonanza at Borough Market – just another ordinary week in the drinks industry…

Friday, October 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Former Whyte & Mackay owner buys into KWV

Vasari Global, an investment group run by a former Whyte & Mackay CEO, is set to buy a controlling share of South African wine and spirits maker KWV.

Monday, May 16th, 2016 No Comments »

KWV appoints new UK distributor

South African wine producer KWV has appointed North South Wines as its UK distributor, effective from 27 April 2016.

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016 No Comments »

KWV ditches sulphur for Rooibos

South African producer KWV has launched a “natural” Pinotage using Rooibos and Honeybush wood in place of sulphur dioxide.

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 3 Comments »

KWV returns to profitability

KWV has put an end to “massive volumes at even bigger losses” as it aims to quadruple trading profit by 2016.

Thursday, June 27th, 2013 No Comments »

KWV set for major UK push

One of South Africa’s largest wine producers, KWV, is preparing for a significant push forward in the UK after forming a recent distribution partnership with Myliko Wines.

Friday, April 12th, 2013 2 Comments »

Danny Glover launches African Passion wine

Lethal Weapon actor Danny Glover has teamed up with South African producer KWV to launch a new range of wines called African Passion.

Monday, March 4th, 2013 1 Comment »

KWV CEO resigns

Thys Loubser, chief executive of South African wine and spirits giant KWV, has resigned with immediate effect.

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011 No Comments »

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