The WineGB sponsorship programme enables the organisation to raise funds to support activities that benefit the membership and encourage the industry to develop. Our Partner's, Sponsor's and Patron's support of our industry is hugely appreciated.
WineGB would like to welcome new Silver Patrons Willis European and Mapman.
There are two levels of sponsorship for Patrons: Gold and Silver and each has a comprehensive range of benefits and opportunities. For anyone interested in becoming a WineGB Patron and for further details of the scheme please contact Peter Gladwin or Jo Cowderoy email: [email protected]
WineGB is proud to be supported by its industry Partners, Patrons, Sponsors:
NFU Mutual provides tailored insurance for grape growers and wine makers. Local knowledge, a personal touch and professional advice are never far away with a network of local offices. In addition to insurance, NFU Mutual also offer pensions, investments and risk management services. Coming soon - 'Ahead of the Field' podcast series featuring Court Garden Vineyard. Website:https://www.nfumutual.co.uk/
Paris Smith LLP is a large regional law firm, founded in Hampshire, serving clients across the South of England, London and beyond, from our two landmark offices in Southampton and Winchester. The firm has grown year by year and currently numbers 43 partners, employing over 200 staff.
Legal Guide for Vineyards: https://parissmith.co.uk/legal-guide-vineyards/
Passionate about helping clients achieve their property related ambitions for their vineyards and wineries. Experts in identifying land that is suitable for vines and helping clients increase their acreage under vine through purchases, long leases and joint venture agreements. They specialise in planning, development and project management of buildings in the countryside, including wineries and visitors’ centres. Also provide advice on business structures and funding opportunities to raise the capital needed to bring clients’ visions to form.
A E Chapman & Son Ltd
The UK’s largest wholesaler stockist of glass bottles, supplying a superb range for wines, spirits, minerals, ciders, beers and fruit juices. Certificated by BRC we are an AA star accredited business. Contact Rodger: [email protected]
Rankin Brothers & Sons
The UK’s local supplier of quality closures for still and sparkling wines, beers and spirits. A family business established in 1774, Rankin’s offer includes natural cork and synthetic closures, wire hoods, screw caps, crowns and capsules. It has recently become the exclusive distributor for Sparflex products in the UK. Contact Jim Rankin: [email protected]
Bevica is a product of TVision, the UK’s go-to partner with the expertise to implement your business processes in the cloud or on premise, using Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. With over 20 years of Microsoft experience, we LOVE implementing ERP solutions to help ambitious agile companies achieve their full potential. We understand the challenges that companies like yours in the wine sector face, and help deliver operational excellence, instant business insight and positive customer experience.
Suppliers of winery equipment including presses, tanks, barrels, pumps and bottling equipment, with a team of qualified winemakers able to give invaluable advice.
BevTech also offers a mobile bottling and labelling service, providing an efficient and cost effective solution to UK wineries for both still and sparkling wines.
Boxes and Packaging
Boxes and Packaging offers the UK’s largest independent national sheet plant network, supplying customers with the design and manufacture of bespoke corrugated packaging, in-house printing and supply chain solutions. Already proud to supply some of the leading vineyards with gift, display and transit packaging, our teams are highly experienced in delivering packaging solutions that exceed expectations in the wine and drinks industry and beyond.
A leading supplier of closures, glass and machinery for the bottling and packaging industry. The range includes glass and closures, corks, capsules, screwcaps, labels, oak barrels, wire hoods, and sparkling wine foils, as well as quality filling and capping machinery.
International Water Solutions Ltd
IWS are a leading UK water solutions provider, manufacturing unique anti-bacterial products
that have been patented and licensed for various industries helping them achieve the very highest standards in water treatment.
IWS has been supplying the vineyards and soft fruit industries for over 10 years. Many vineyards have already benefited from using BIOMAX® RTU (ready to use) which is an eco-friendly product, helping to improve protection against diseases such as Downy Mildew, Phytophthora, Botrytis, Scab, Canker and many others by eradicating bacteria within the water source which in turn improves the performance of existing pesticides, fungicides.
A leading developer, producer and marketer of select natural yeasts, nutrients and bacteria, and also a distributor of winemaking enzymes, Lallemand is a privately owned Canadian company. Its Oenology Division in Toulouse, France works closely with the UK sparkling wine industry with the support of the IOC from Epernay.
Mapman Ltd is Triage’s GIS consultancy business which partners with the world’s leading geospatial platform and earth observation data providers to unlock The Value of Where®. In viticulture we provide a vineyard site-finding tool called FarmView (www.farmview.ag), a vineyard scouting tool to capture pest and disease observations, and we're partnered with WineGB to power the UK Vineyard Surveys covering bud burst, frost, flowering, véraison and harvest. We help fruit growers determine where to invest and expand their operations, land agents identify the best use of their clients' land, estate owners map and then evaluate the natural capital of their estate and identify opportunities for ecosystem services, lending organisations understand the risks associated with their capital portfolio, funding organisations see what is being grown where, by whom and how, insurers measure the impact of natural disasters to forestry and other crops, and investors reach data-driven decisions from climate change scenario modelling.
MHA Carpenter Box
Provides specialist accountancy, business and tax services to UK vineyards including help with R&D tax relief, biological assets, VAT advice, capital allowances for equipment, and assistance with grants and funding.
Murphy & Son
Having supported British drinks producers since 1887, Murphy’s launched a focused wine division in 2019. With a full Lallemand and Perdomini range we support UK wine producers with processing aids, yeasts, nutrients and cleaning chemicals plus technical backing from our UKAS accredited laboratory to help you deliver consistent, quality wines every season.
N P Seymour
N P Seymour are one of the UK’s leading vineyard equipment and machinery dealers. Established over forty years and proud to provide quality tractor and machinery brands, along with excellent service and engineering know-how. Good understanding of the industry and its requirements and endeavour to supply and support equipment fit for purpose, to ensure growers are working as efficiently and effectively as possible. Always looking to the latest technologies to assist growers in getting the best from their crop with products such as frost protection equipment and autonomous Fendt tractors. Pleased to support WineGB as a Patron.
An award winning leading UK supplier of self-adhesive labels with over 30 years’ experience in the industry. We combine the skill and craftsmanship of traditional print and embellishment techniques with the very latest digital capabilities to ensure that our clients always receive the most cost effective, high quality, innovative packaging solutions available. Contact Paul Clayton: [email protected]
Vine Care UK
Suppliers of vines, trellis materials and sundries, Vine Care UK’s service covers everything from planting and trellising to management and consultancy, and provision of vineyard labour. The company has many years of experience of working with English vineyards.
Vineyard Magazine is a monthly publication for anyone working in, or with a passion for, English and Welsh viticulture and winemaking. Each edition delves into a wide range of topics from wine reviews by acclaimed critic Matthew Jukes, to thought-provoking editorial features on growers and producers, and a selection of topical, expert advice from agronomists, vineyard and winemaking consultants, machinery dealers, land agents and legal professionals; it is a celebration of all things English and Welsh wine related.
Willis European Limited are a leading supplier of winery equipment including presses, destemmers, elevators, tanks and fermenters. The company also provides sparkling wine equipment for traditional, charmat and inline processes. It is also UK agents for various bottling machinery manufacturers and can provide full and part bottling lines, both semi and fully automatic. In house winery consultant available to offer help and advice.