Oddbins was started by entrepreneur Ahmed Pochee in 1963. The specialize in importing wines from Portugal and have even won the Best Specialist Chain award at the Portuguese Wine Awards. They host wine tasting events all over Britain and have an upcoming event in Liverpool.
Vintners Selection is one of the finest UK Vintners. They have introduced imported wines from a myriad amount of countries including: Austria, Australia, Argentina, Bulgaria, France, Italy, California, Chile, Germany, Portugal and Spain. Their offices are located in the Bourne parish of Lincolnshire, England.
Majestic Vintners are one of many UK Vintners and opened their first warehouse in 1980.Since the 1980’s, they have continued to expand and open up stores and now they also sell wines through their online store. They specialize in selling bulk wine by the case to restaurants, resellers or individuals. They offer a current deal of 10% off if you buy 6 or more bottles of wine per order.
Tanners Wine Merchants are one of the older UK Vintners, having been established in 1842. It is a family owned, independent business with James Tanner as the chairman. They have wines and champagnes from France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, South Africa, New Zealand and other select regions of the world. Their offices are located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England.
The Vintners’ company is also one of the oldest UK Vintners. They have been open since 1363 and their famous Vintners’ Hall has hosted events and even survived World War II. They offer financial and material support to other traders in the industry. They currently support the Wine Standards Board, the Wine and Spirit Trade Association, the Wine and Spirit Education Trust, the Institute of Masters of Wine. They are also involved in charity groups such as their own “The Benevolent” and they support the Wine Studies Centre at Plumpton College in Sussex.
Wine Direct is an online based wine merchant that is part of the Neulin Trading Ltd. They have been open since 1994 and offers bulk discounted wine and they ship directly to customers. The minimum order is typically 12 bottles of wine per shipment. Their imported wines are from many different countries including India, South Africa, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, USA, Germany, Greece and Hungary.