This is a unique opportunity to register to attend the Essence of Excellence book launch, which will be taking place at Accolade Wines on 5th February 2019, between 6pm and 9pm.
- Accolade Wines, Accolade Park Kings Weston Lane, Bristol BS11 9FG
- 18:00-18:30 Book Introduction and Overview (including Accolade Wines): Peter Hines and Richard Lloyd, Accolade Wines GM
- 18:30-19:30 Site tour in groups of 8-10 (please take safety shoes)
- 19:30-21:00 Drink and Light buffet
Accolade Wines are winners of this years Manufacturer of the year award, and previous winners of the World Class Manufacturing Award. Based at Accolade Park, and is a state of the art manufacturing plant and the only dedicated wine bottling facility in the UK, with the ability to package every format, from 187ml to 75cl in glass bottles and 1.5Ltr to 10Ltr casks.
Accolade Wines are probably the best exponent of Lean in the UK Food & Drink industry and have won numerous awards, they bottle about 15% of the wine drunk in the UK with brands such as Hardys, Stowells, Mud House, Echo Falls and Kumala.
The attendance for this event is free, and those attending can also take part on a tour of the facility. If you would like to take part of the tour, please ensure you take along with you safety boots.
In attendance will be one of the book authors, Peter Hines, along with the general manager of Accolade Wines, Richard Lloyd.
Books will be on sale with all proceeds going to the Friends of Chernobyl charity.