The Grands Vins de Gironde Group was formed in 1991 by the merger of several Bordeaux wine merchants and is in the tradition of the wine trade in Bordeaux. With over 80 million euros in sales, it may be considered as one of Bordeaux’ largest wine merchant groups.
Grands Vins de Gironde is made up of 8 firms and subsidiaries derived from original wine merchants, and each has its own special features. The group also owns 3 wine estates covering a hundred hectares. Grands Vins de Gironde specialises in the sale of Bordeaux wines, offering over 1000 references from every appellation in the region, from generic Bordeaux wines to ‘grands crus classés’, young wines to old vintages and sweet wines to reds. Finally, the group’s strength lies in a central logistics system that enables it to manage its wine stocks and production, a good knowledge of the distribution networks, a traditional wine merchant activity and rigorous organisation.
However, these regional roots do not prevent the group from being Read more »