Certifications and Audit Management

July 16, 2024

At WineWorks we welcome external audits as a benchmark for our business and challenging us to continually improve our service. However, compliance is a growing cost to everyone’s business, hence we have been... Read more

Market Storage Activity

July 10, 2024

We thought it would be useful to share a couple of graphs that indicate what's going where, and how much is being stored... Stock on hand levels for these markets have been at an all time high, but we are only... Read more

Toitū webinar: Uncovering product lifestyle emission hotspots in FMCG.

July 4, 2024

On June 27th, Toitū held a webinar all about product lifecycle emission hotspots in FMCG. The webinar was tailored to prospective businesses who are starting their own carbon reduction journey, covering topics... Read more

Vintage tonnage Sweepstake: The pessimists were right!

June 30, 2024

NZ Winegrowers have now announced the tonnage of this vintages grapes, and its down by a whopping 21%! This means that the Doom-and-gloom merchants were right this year, and there were none more down with the Doom... Read more

Alternative Packaging webinar

May 27, 2024

This week WineWorks hosted a webinar with Ed Massey of NZ WineGrowers on Alternative Wine Packaging. Fascinating to have industry experts Matt Dicey of Dicey Wines and Chris Archer of Joiy present their experience of... Read more

Mind the Gap – Pay Report

March 11, 2024

At WineWorks, we have just published our first report on pay gaps between gender and ethnicity. This will be a continuous effort as we join the already large number of New Zealand companies reporting on this... Read more

Holiday Business Hours

December 18, 2023

Over the summer holidays, our sites will be operating at a reduced frequency. Our bottling halls will be closed from December 22nd until the 8th of January, 2024. Warehouse and distribution will be operating at... Read more

WineWorks is Net Carbon Zero Certified!

December 7, 2023

Four years ago, we joined New Zealand’s most well-known organization for sustainability credentials: Toitū Envirocare. We pledged to reduce our carbon emissions by 30% with a deadline of 2023. The results are... Read more

Cyclone Gabrielle: WineWorks Hawke’s Bay closed – 15th Feb

February 14, 2023

Update 5pm Thurs 16th: Some good news - WineWorks Hawke's Bay now has power and we aim to start bottling on Monday (20th). There will be a small crew in tomorrow to put away glass, get prepared and ensure our... Read more

CO2 Shortage Announcement

January 12, 2023

Here’s an update from WineWorks Hawke’s Bay about the critical shortage of CO2 across the country, and how it will affect production: Kapuni – the last NZ liquid CO2 production plant in NZ has shut down. As... Read more