Our dream is to be the most admired South African wine business. This dream unites us as a team to make wines of excellent quality in an ethical, entrepreneurial way and to forge long-term sustainable and profitable business partnerships.
To be an entrepreneurial consumer driven organisation that unlocks potential, generates wealth and adds value to stakeholders through innovative thinking, creative solution finding, decisive decision making and energetic execution.ABOUT US
Stellenbosch Vineyards, as a company, is divided into three core divisions:
The Stellenbosch Vineyards Collection of Fine Wines consists of our super and ultra-premium family of wines, offering wine enthusiasts an exquisite selection of wines that truly reflect the excellence of its terroir.
Our Western Cape Wines consists of our commercial volume drivers that are readily available to the consumer. Offering great quality and value, these products place the consumer preferences first.
The Innovative Products division is sorely focused on driving innovation in the company through the development and introduction of groundbreaking products in the industry.
Our company premises boast a selection of facilities that provides us with the competitor advantage of servicing customers. This includes a laboratory, bottling facilities, as well as warehousing and exporting facilities.
Our warehousing and operations are well-equipped to export our products into other countries in worldwide through our export department and an established distributor network.
We hold memberships to the SA Liquor Bottlers Association (SALBA), Agricultural Ethical Trade Initiative (WIETA) and Wines of SA (WOSA). We are also members of the Industry Association for Responsible Alcohol Use (ARA) and we subscribe to their Code of Commercial Communication.
CORPORATE SOCIAL INVESTMENT
As one of the leading wine producers and exporters in South Africa, we as a business pay great attention to the economic, human and environmental strengths of our country. It is with this attention that we strongly support our local grape farmers that focus on social issues.
We subscribe to ethical and sustainable winemaking and are certified by WIETA, a body that regulates ethical standards in the industry.
Stellenbosch Vineyards encourages the upliftment of neighbouring farms and has played a major role in the establishment of Thandi Wines – the first Fairtrade wine brand worldwide. Today, Thandi is South Africas biggest black-owned exporting wine company with approximately 250 farm worker families as shareholders.Our newest venture is the launch of Enaleni Vineyards, a wine farm that produce Fairtrade-accredited wines of the highest quality. This means adopting the business function of Enaleni Vineyards with regards to marketing, skills development, distribution, finance and winemaking.