Halewood Wines and Spirits is a medium sized family owned business with International operations and exports selling £230m in turnover to 88 countries worldwide.
Halewood manufacture and distribute directly in five markets (UK, Eire, Romania, China and South Africa) a comprehensive product range covering all drinks categories. The portfolio includes Wines, Spirits, Beers, Ciders, Ready To Drink, Soft Drinks & Spring Water. The company has been developing its craft spirits portfolio over the last 18 months, through a number of brand acquisitions and new product launches. In addition, the company is investing in a new Gin and Vodka distillery in Liverpool, new organic distillery in North Wales, its wineries in Romania and it holds a significant shareholding in West Cork Distillers, Ireland.
The key brands include award-winning Whitley Neill, JJ Whitley, and Liverpool Organic ranges of gins and vodkas, Bajan Rum 66, Crabbie’s Craft Alcoholic Ginger Beer, West Cork Malt Irish Whiskey, The Pogues Irish Whiskey, and Red Square Vodka. The company has a number of smaller craft brands as well as a tertiary portfolio and key agency brand partnerships, L’heraud Cognac, Tsingtao, Carlsberg and Tequila Rose in the UK and overseas subsidiaries.