IBWSS UK Conference-Barry Dick, MW: Flexi v ISO Quality and Why Ship in Bulk
Barry Dick MW has never before presented the results from his MW dissertation investigating the performance of the two principal methods of bulk shipping format available to producers.
About Barry Dick, MW:
Barry Dick MW, the Wine Superhero’s alter ego, combines almost 15 years of experience in winemaking and buying with the prestigious Masters of Wine qualification. Barry’s career in wine began when he studied a BSc (Hons) in Food Science.
He soon developed a passion for wine, a passion which took him to Australia where he completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Oenology at the esteemed University of Adelaide. Having spent five years as a Flying Winemaker, working everywhere from McLaren Vale for Gemtree Wines in Australia to Jacques Lurton in the Languedoc Region of France.
Barry’s scientific knowledge of wine is complemented by his extensive business insight. Completing an MBA in European Food Marketing in Paris. It was this combination of skills that led to him managing the Quality and Sourcing of Sainsbury’s awarding winning Own Brand wine range. Barry later undertook the Masters of Wine passing the qualification in 2013. Barry now offers his services as a wine industry consultant.
He has worked with some of the biggest brands in the business; Hardys and Kumala, major UK retailers such as Morrison’s, and Sainsbury’s, as well as wine agencies, importers, and the on-trade wine sector. His skills also extend to performing other roles such as wine judging, wine education and training, and hosting wine tastings for corporations or individuals.
About IBWSS Conference:
At the IBWSS Conference, you can learn from some of the most influential professionals in the beverage industry. These presentations from industry leaders on today’s preeminent ideas on marketing, sales and distribution will challenge and inspire you to grow your bulk wine, bulk spirits, and private labeling business. The conference will have TED-Style talks where speakers will give you insights into the strategies and standards that the industry’s top thinkers are using to shape the marketplace around you.
The International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show aims to give the bulk trade a truly dynamic trading platform where buyers can confidently conduct business with the world’s most reputable suppliers.
Event Producer: Beverage Trade Network
International Bulk Wine and Spirits Competition is brought to you by Beverage Trade Network, the leading online platform dedicated to connecting the global beverage industry. Beverage Trade Network (BTN) successfully connects wineries, breweries, distilleries and brand owners with international importers, distributors, brokers and beverage industry professionals on a daily basis. Strong partnerships with international and US organizations have helped BTN establish IBWSS as a premiere sales and marketing event committed to connecting the private label and bulk beverage industry.
Time & Venue :
The Royal Horticultural Halls Lindley Hall, 80 Vincent Square, Westminster, London SW1P 2PE, UK at 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm