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Zimmermann-Graeff & Müller GmbH - Crafting Wines since 1886

Zimmermann-Graeff & Müller is a leading winery in Germany, trading in bulk wines, bag in box, cocktails and non-alcoholic beverages

21/12/2018

Zimmermann-Graeff & Müller, a family enterprise was founded in 1886 by Jacob Zimmermann. Zimmermann-Graeff & Müller, short They are based in Zell in the Moselle Valley, Germany. It is one of the leading wineries in Germany. Over the last 30 years, Johannes Hübinger developed the company into an internationally active winery. In 2014, he handed over the command of the company to his children Dr Tina Schiemann and Dominik Hübinger, who are now managing the company together with son-in-law Kristian Schiemann (since 2016).

For five generations committed family business personalities have led the company with their knowledge, their experience and their resourcefulness.  A broad farrago of German, European and New World Wines enjoy great popularity with wine connoisseurs around the world. They currently employ 282 staff including 19 trainees. In 2017 their turnover amounted about 160 million Euros.

They own a total of three factories. On a production area of 5,000 m² Factory, I (Zell-Bare) and Factory II (Kinheim) run two shifts daily and with their 4 bottling and 2 Bag-in-Box filling they can produce more than 500,000 bottles and 120,000 litres of BIBs every day.

In Bad Bergzabern they have a bulk wine cellar including a wine pressing station. The vintners from the oldest wine cooperative in the Pfalz region, St. Paul, bring in their harvest of grapes to the station where the grapes are carefully treated according to the latest oenological knowledge.

They have storage capacity for 54 million litres of bulk wine and with storage areas amounting to 36,000 m² in total they can also store a further 10 million litres of bottled wine.

Their consequently structured quality management forms the basis for ensuring that they consistently meet the high EU quality standards.

With sales of over 56 million litres of German wine, They have become a market leader thanks to its quality philosophy. They are one of the most prominent export companies in the German wine industry with their wines being sold in more than 37 countries.

In Germany, they maintain supply business relationships with almost all the large and important food retailers and are in a position to offer these retailers and end consumers an attractive price/performance ratio.

More than 1,000 carefully chosen vintners from Rhineland-Palatinate supply us with their grapes.  By taking over the Lorch company in 2009, They now own its own pressing station and bulk wine cellar in Bad Bergzabern.

In the meantime, they have developed into one of the leading wineries in Germany and Europe. By providing young and dynamic innovation with its roots in traditional artisanship they are ready to meet the challenges of the future and look forward to bringing some zest for life from Zell in the Mosel Valley all over the world.

In addition to their brands – in the categories wine, bag in box, cocktails & drinks and non-alcohol – they gladly deliver you with products exclusively designed for you. The coordination takes place between your sales representative and their marketing team incl. two designers.

They do not offer only wine, cocktails and non-alcoholic beverages in the relevant bottle sizes of 0,185l - 1,5l, but they also provide you with products in PET bottles or as a sleeved variant. Bag in Box wines completes their offer.

Whether glass bottles in the standard formats (0,187l - 1,5l), wines in PET bottles, full surface sleeves, cocktails and non-alcoholic party drinks in small and large bottles or bag in box-wines in different package sizes – they set your products in the limelight.

Zimmermann-Graeff & Müller is an exhibitor at the 2019 International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show, London. To set up a meeting with them, get your visitor pass today.