The trading house ( Négociant ) from the Bordeaux was founded in 1989 by Bergitta Nanette Reiss. The turnover was primarily with Bordeaux wines of Premiers Crus Classés achieved. The export markets were Germany (60%), Austria, Great Britain and the USA. In the year 2000 the company became 90% of that of the German group Hawesko Holding AG taken over, the management left with the founder. From the year 2012 there were sales slumps; the company has since been liquidated.