11 July, 2008

5 Royalty Studios, 105 Lancaster Road, London W11 1QF

T: 020 7908 0600



Established: 1988

Turnover: £23 million

Key personnel: Lucy Marcuson, marketing manager; Phil Weeks, head of hotel and restaurant sales; Mike Laing, head of private client sales

It's three years since John Armit Wines was rebranded

to reflect

its growth from one of the wine trade's original one-man bands to a diverse, contemporary

merchant selling to independent specialists, hotels and restaurants and private clients. Based in a former Notting Hill film studio,

Armit's list features first growth Bordeaux

and exclusive agencies for prestige Italan wines such as Sassicaia

and Tenuta dell'Ornellaia.

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English wine: a happy harvest for Christmas

All across England and Wales, vineyards are being harvested. Down winding country lanes come armies of welly-wearing conscripts wielding secateurs and buckets, ready to reap the rewards of our vines. Happily they come, their cheeks ruddy with pride. Half an hour later they’re crawling over muddy clods with lacerated hands, drenched in claggy juice and cold sweat, as if ploughing through an endurance race.

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