On 29th April 2015 Kingsland Drinks agreed to purchase the shares of Bottle Green Ltd from DCC Food & Beverage UK LTD.
Bottle Green are located in Leeds. For over 20 years they have been successfully servicing the UK wine market with innovative products and partnerships with top class producers from around the world.
Kingsland Drinks have operated for over 50 years from Irlam, Manchester and are a premier independent UK supplier of wine and spirits specialising in providing a complete category solution.
Frank Fenn MD DCC Food & Beverage, “We are pleased to have reached agreement with Kingsland Drinks in relation to their acquisition of Bottle Green. Bottle Green had formed part of DCC’s Food & Beverage division. The other subsidiaries of this division were sold by DCC in early 2015. We look forward to seeing Bottle Green and its employees continue to grow and develop under Kingsland’s ownership.”
Andy Sagar, MD Kingsland Drinks, “As we continue on our journey to become the destination drinks company, we are extremely proud to bring Bottle Green into the Kingsland family. We are pleased to be able to take on board some great people and producers, helping us increase our presence and offer in all the markets we service. The two strong businesses can continue to operate independently however the management teams will explore how best to collaborate and identify integration synergies across all areas.”
Further details will be announced in due course.