New campaign, brand ambassador and strategic direction for Calvet – the UK’s #1 French wine brand

The UK’s #1 French wine brand, Calvet, owned by Les Grands Chais de France (Groupe GCF), will shortly be launching a major, new, fully integrated promotional campaign which represents a seismic shift in direction for the best-selling French brand.  The consumer campaign, ‘Where’s your Rue du Calvet’, which breaks on 24 June across national newspaper food & drink supplements, will encapsulate the richly evocative nature of France and the emotions…

Badet Clément launches new Domaine du Trésor range and Provencal style rosé Grenache Gris at the London Wine Fair 2018 on stand K41

Specialists in the creation of premium branded southern French wines and leading French player in the international wine market exporting to over 45 countries, Badet Clément has flexed its creative muscle again with two innovative new product launches; the Domaine du Trésor range with a treasure map theme that plays on the name of the estate and a stylish Provencal- esque rosé, Clair de Gris under the Les Jamelles brand…

Abbotts & Delaunay hook up with Woods Crampton to shape the future of the Languedoc and the Barossa

Press release, 23 October 2017 Abbotts & Delaunay hook up with Woods Crampton to shape the future of the Languedoc and the Barossa Talented winemakers and brand creators, Laurent Delaunay and Nicholas Crampton have formed a ground breaking, international partnership between the Languedoc and the Barossa, to share their unique, mutual wine making philosophy as well as the international distribution of their wines. On 21 November they will both be…

Sud de France organises first ever Organic Wines Tasting for Occitanie – France’s top region for organic wine

Press release, 24th August 2017 Sud de France organises first ever Organic Wines Tasting for Occitanie – France’s top region for organic wine   Sud de France – the umbrella brand for wine, food, tourism and well-being products from the Occitanie region of southern France, will hold its first trade tasting exclusively dedicated to Organic Wines on Thursday 12th October at La Maison de la Région Occitanie in London from 10.30am to 6pm.  With ideal climate conditions, the extended southern French region of…

Santa Carolina, one of Chile’s oldest wineries, presents vertical of very rare 20th century wines found in secret cellar after 2010 earthquake

Press release, 24 August 2017 Santa Carolina, one of Chile’s oldest wineries, presents vertical of very rare 20th century wines found in secret cellar after 2010 earthquake  Santa Carolina – at 142 one of the oldest wineries in Chile and previous winner of Wine Enthusiast’s New World Winery of the Year, is hosting a unique, one-off vertical Heritage tasting of wines dating back to the 1950s which were discovered in…

Sud de France Press Day 2017 celebrates the incredible diversity of the new extended region, Occitanie

Press release, 16th August 2017 Sud de France Press Day 2017 celebrates the incredible diversity of the new extended region, Occitanie  Sud de France – the umbrella brand for wine, food, tourism, health and well-being products from the Occitanie region of southern France will hold this year’s press tasting on Wednesday 4th October at La Maison de la Région Occitanie / Pyrénées-Méditerranée in London from 10.30am to 6pm.  It’s been a year since Sud de France formally announced the extension of its brand to include products from the new bigger region of Occitanie, which combines the vineyards of the Languedoc-Roussillon, 75%…

Famille Helfrich to release first vintage from Margaux property, Château La Fortune

Press release 8 June 2017 Famille Helfrich to release first vintage from Margaux property, Château La Fortune Famille Helfrich, the premium on-trade and independents arm of Les Grands Chais de France (Groupe GCF), continues to focus on quality as the company announces the imminent release of the first vintage from its Château La Fortune in Margaux.  The 2015 vintage will be exclusive to on-trade and independents in the UK market…

Badet Clement co-launches Fourth Wine Global at LWF K40

Press release, 17 May 2017 Badet Clément co-launches Fourth Wave Wine Global at the London Wine Fair on stand K40   Badet Clément, specialists in branded varietal and premium AOC wines from the south of France, is partnering on an international level with Fourth Wave Wine Partners Australia created by leading Barossa Valley winemaker, importer and talented brand developer, Nicholas Crampton. Fourth Wave Wine Global is an affiliation between these two young…