13 July, 2007

14 The Old Power Station

121 Mortlake High Street


SW14 8SN

T: 0208 878 1459



Established: 1996

Brands: Vita Novus, Palandri Estate,

Pinnacle, Solora, Boundary Road (Australia)

Off-trade split: 80 per cent

Europe/New World split: 0/100

Key personnel: David Hodgson, general manager UK & Europe; Tracey Maynard, product manager UK & Europe; Jill Pinney, office manager UK & Europe

David Hodgson replaced Andrew Blythe in January this year when Blythe moved back to Australia with Palandri. The Solora range has been repackaged for specialists and the on-trade, and the Vita Novus range is to launch next month. Palandri is planning to launch the E-Pak, an alternative to bottles and bag-in-box, and will be repackaging new vintages of the Palandri Estate range.

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