Toitū Update

December 6, 2022

As the first Toitū carbon-zero certified bottling company in New Zealand, the challenge we set ourselves was a 30% absolute reduction by 2023, regardless of industry growth. This was a big target and we had to... Read more

WineWorks Capacity Plan

WineWorks invests for the future

November 14, 2022

2022 has seen a huge change in the amount of wine that our clients need bottled, due to limited glass availability in our main markets, and supply chain woes. So WineWorks is stepping up to meet the challenge that... Read more

Hawke’s Bay Update – October 2022

October 20, 2022

Hello all, Here is a short State of the Nation for WineWorks Hawke’s Bay about our capacity constraints and some prospective solutions on the horizon. Capacity Constraints: The higher than usual demand... Read more

Visit to DrinkTec 2022, Europe

October 20, 2022

In September John Foley, Chris Brady and I, travelled to Germany for the DrinkTec trade show. The mission statement for this journey was to look at the new advancements in bottling machinery. We met with some of the... Read more

Marlborough Update – October 2022

October 20, 2022

Hello all, Our single focus is bottling and dispatching as much as we can at present; it's obviously working as we are packing record volumes each week. Good news! The key things of note at the moment: storage... Read more

Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction 30th Anniversary

September 20, 2022

After last year’s cancellation, the 2022 Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction was a stunning success, smashing all previous records.  WineWorks is once again the event’s Principal Partner, along with many sponsors who... Read more

New Zealand WineGrowers Board Elections

August 24, 2022

Tim is re-standing for a second term on the New Zealand WineGrowers board. Here are a couple of notes from Tim about what he is standing for: Who am I? 27 years ago I founded WineWorks, which supports wine... Read more

WineWorks Tonnage Sweepstake

June 29, 2022

Many of you, our clients, our team, and our industry mates will have heard of or made an entry in the WineWorks vintage tonnage sweepstake. Philip Gregan from NZ WineGrowers has recently announced the 2022 Vintage... Read more

WineWorks: Operations under Level 4 & 2

September 9, 2021

WineWorks is classed as an essential service provider and will continue to provide our bottling and distribution services to our clients, albeit under the restrictions that come with Level 4 in Auckland and Level 2... Read more

Accepting the challenge to Automate

July 27, 2021

At WineWorks we are accepting the challenge to automate. This helps to keep our cost of service to the industry down, reduces the current challenges of finding labour and keeps our production lines working. That’s... Read more