WineGB is proud to be supported by its industry Patrons

WineGB has  a sponsorship programme to raise funds for the organisation to allow its development. There are two levels: Gold and Silver and each has a comprehensive range of benefits and opportunities. The Patrons Scheme was launched in November 2016 and has been highly successful. The Patrons support of our industry is hugely appreciated.

Gold Patrons


Rankin Brothers & Sons

The UK’s local supplier of quality closures for still and sparkling wines, beers and spirits. A family business established in 1774, Rankin’s offer includes natural cork and synthetic closures, wire hoods, screw caps, crowns and capsules. It has recently become the exclusive distributor for Sparflex products in the UK.

Royston Labels

An award winning leading UK supplier of self-adhesive labels with over 30 years' experience in the industry. We combine the skill and craftsmanship of traditional print and embellishment techniques with the very latest digital capabilities to ensure that our clients always receive the most cost effective, high quality, innovative packaging solutions available.


A unique, family-owned company, established in London almost 150 years ago, Croxsons is an international expert in single-source, multi-choice glass packaging. Its success is built on understanding its clients, regardless of size or scale, and offering a bespoke service to suit their needs.

Silver Patrons



BevTech Ltd

Suppliers of winery equipment including presses, tanks, barrels, pumps and bottling equipment, with a team of qualified winemakers able to give invaluable advice.
BevTech also offers a mobile bottling and labelling service, providing an efficient and cost effective solution to UK wineries for both still and sparkling wines.



A leading supplier of closures, glass and machinery for the bottling and packaging industry. The range includes glass and closures, corks, capsules, screwcaps, labels, oak barrels, wire hoods, and sparkling wine foils, as well as quality filling and capping machinery. 

 Boxes and Packaging

Boxes and Packaging offers the UK's largest independent national sheet plant network, supplying customers with the design and manufacture of bespoke corrugated packaging, in-house printing and supply chain solutions.  Already proud to supply some of the leading vineyards with gift, display and transit packaging, our teams are highly experienced in delivering packaging solutions that exceed expectations in the wine and drinks industry and beyond.



A leading developer, producer and marketer of select natural yeasts, nutrients and bacteria, and also a distributor of winemaking enzymes, Lallemand is a privately owned Canadian company. Its Oenology Division in Toulouse, France works closely with the UK sparkling wine industry with the support of the IOC from Epernay.



Vine Care UK

Suppliers of vines, trellis materials and sundries, Vine Care UK’s service covers everything from planting and trellising to management and consultancy, and provision of vineyard labour. The company has many years of experience of working with English vineyards.



MHA Carpenter Box

Provides specialist accountancy, business and tax services to UK vineyards including help with R&D tax relief, biological assets, VAT advice, capital allowances for equipment, and assistance with grants and funding.

BECOME A WINEGB PATRON: For further details of the benefits you can receive as a Gold or Silver Patron of WineGB, please contact Lynne Whitaker on 07766027665 or e-mail [email protected].