A Proud Heritage, since 1853

Accolade Wines is the number one wine company in Australia and the UK by volume, and the fifth largest wine company in the world.

Drawing on a proud heritage with one of the first wineries established in Australia, and since treading its first grapes in 1853, Accolade Wines has evolved into a global wine company, producing some of the world’s best-known brands.

Headquartered in Australia, Accolade Wines delivers approximately 38 million cases* to more than 140 countries annually; including Australia, the UK, Mainland Europe, the US, Canada, Japan, New Zealand and China.

A Proud Heritage, since 1853

Accolade Wines is the number one wine company in Australia and the UK by volume, and the fifth largest wine company in the world.

Drawing on a proud heritage with one of the first wineries established in Australia, and since treading its first grapes in 1853, Accolade Wines has evolved into a global wine company, producing some of the world’s best-known brands.

Headquartered in Australia, Accolade Wines delivers approximately 38 million cases* to more than 140 countries annually; including Australia, the UK, Mainland Europe, the US, Canada, Japan, New Zealand and China.

In reaching and retaining this position, we have always strived to provide highly attractive offers to our customers and consumers alike and from vineyard to glass, we put our heart and soul into delivering great quality wines at every price point.

Our Portfolio

With a comprehensive portfolio of market leading brands, Accolade Wines is the fifth largest wine company in the world. With a presence in all of the major New World winemaking regions, our brands reflect the strength and diversity of their heritage. As consumers have looked to new varieties, new blends and new places, we have expanded with them to offer an enviable range of innovative wines that represent the pride we have in delivering it to their table.

The Australian portfolio is led by Hardys, the number one Australian wine brand in the UK– a brand that pioneered the great Australian blending tradition. Houghton has been producing quality wines for over 175 years and represents the very best from Western Australia’s wine regions. House of Arras has been recognised time and again for producing some of Australia’s finest sparkling wines at wine competitions across the globe. These are just a few of our outstanding Australian labels.

In South Africa, Flagstone delivers premium wines that reflect the quality of fruit that comes from ancient soils, the right climate, and passionate winemaking, while Kumala is the UK’s number one South African brand.
UK labels include Echo Falls, the third largest wine brand in the UK, and Stowells, the number one wine brand in the on-premise trade. We also offer various other premium branded wines and Wine Fusion labels including, Stone’s Ginger Wine, Stone’s Ginger Joe alcoholic ginger beer and Babycham.
The North American portfolio includes Californian appellates Geyser Peak, Atlas Peak and Zinfandel specialist XYZin, while in New Zealand, our portfolio includes Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir specialists Mud House and Waipara Hills.

Accolade Wines’ acquisition of Viña Anakena from Chile has rounded out Accolades’s presence in the major New World wine regions of the globe, cementing its claim to be the leading supplier of New World wines.

Our Portfolio

With a comprehensive portfolio of market leading brands, Accolade Wines is the fifth largest wine company in the world. With a presence in all of the major New World winemaking regions, our brands reflect the strength and diversity of their heritage. As consumers have looked to new varieties, new blends and new places, we have expanded with them to offer an enviable range of innovative wines that represent the pride we have in delivering it to their table.

The Australian portfolio is led by Hardys, the number one Australian wine brand in the UK– a brand that pioneered the great Australian blending tradition. Houghton has been producing quality wines for over 175 years and represents the very best from Western Australia’s wine regions. House of Arras has been recognised time and again for producing some of Australia’s finest sparkling wines at wine competitions across the globe. These are just a few of our outstanding Australian labels.

In South Africa, Flagstone delivers premium wines that reflect the quality of fruit that comes from ancient soils, the right climate, and passionate winemaking, while Kumala is the UK’s number one South African brand.
UK labels include Echo Falls, the third largest wine brand in the UK, and Stowells, the number one wine brand in the on-premise trade. We also offer various other premium branded wines and Wine Fusion labels including, Stone’s Ginger Wine, Stone’s Ginger Joe alcoholic ginger beer and Babycham.

The North American portfolio includes Californian appellates Geyser Peak, Atlas Peak and Zinfandel specialist XYZin, while in New Zealand, our portfolio includes Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir specialists Mud House and Waipara Hills.

Accolade Wines’ acquisition of Viña Anakena from Chile has rounded out Accolades’s presence in the major New World wine regions of the globe, cementing its claim to be the leading supplier of New World wines.

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Key Figures

With a vision to be the world’s leading provider of New World premium, commercial and value wines, Accolade Wines delivers industry leading performance, together with outstanding quality and service to our customers.

51 brands, sold across more than 140 countries.

More than 1 600 employees across 12 countries.

Accolade Wines has the largest wine warehouse and distribution centre in Europe – at 80,000m².

Accolade Park, the UK production plant, facilitates six packaging lines – filling 1,200 bottles per minute. That’s over 600,000 bottles filled per day.

Accolade Park is the only dedicated Wine production facility in UK which can bottle all size formats, from 187ml to 10L.

Berri Estates, located in Australia, boasts the largest Wine Bag in Box (BiB), or cask manufacturing facility in the country, producing 85,000 casks per day, and approximately 70 million litres per year.

Berri Estates is the largest grape processor in the Southern Hemisphere; crushing approximately 220,000 tonnes of grapes annually, around a third of South Australia’s entire crush.

Accolade’s Global Footprint

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Production, Packaging and Distribution facility.

Wine producing region.

Regional offices.

Key Figures

With a vision to be the world’s leading provider of New World premium, commercial and value wines, Accolade Wines delivers industry leading performance, together with outstanding quality and service to our customers.

51 brands, sold across more than 140 countries.

More than 1 600 employees across 12 countries.

Accolade Wines has the largest wine warehouse and distribution centre in Europe – at 80,000m².

Accolade Park, the UK production plant, facilitates six packaging lines – filling 1,200 bottles per minute. That’s over 600,000 bottles filled per day.

Accolade Park is the only dedicated Wine production facility in UK which can bottle all size formats, from 187ml to 10L.

Berri Estates, located in Australia, boasts the largest Wine Bag in Box (BiB), or cask manufacturing facility in the country, producing 85,000 casks per day, and approximately 70 million litres per year.

Berri Estates is the largest grape processor in the Southern Hemisphere; crushing approximately 220,000 tonnes of grapes annually, around a third of South Australia’s entire crush.

Accolade’s Global Footprint

map_production

Production, Packaging and Distribution facility.

Wine producing region.

Regional offices.

* Cases are nine litre equivalents