Oakham Ales Acquires Bellwether WinesOakham Ales, the innovative, award-winning Brewery based in Peterborough, has acquired Bellwether Wines. The Peterborough based wine company specialises in supplying to the licensed on-trade within a thirty-five mile radius of Peterborough. The Bellwether Wines name has been retained to become the wine division of Oakham Ales.
Warren Ball, who has over twenty years’ experience in the wine industry, has joined Oakham Ales as Wine Director and will run the new division. Oakham Ales has also appointed Michael Posnett, as Wine Co-ordinator. Michael has been involved with the Bellwether Wines business since its launch in 2009.
Adrian Posnett, Oakham Ales Managing Director says: “The acquisition of Bellwether Wines provides us with a fantastic opportunity to develop a wine portfolio alongside our ever increasing cask ale business”.
He continues: “Warren’s wealth of experience and expertise within the wine industry will enable us to offer the best possible range of wines tailored to suit the different needs or our customers. The acquisition will also give us the opportunity to talk to Bellwether’s clients about our fantastic range of ales”.