This largest wine producer in Canada
was founded in 1989. Then in 1992 Inniskillin
acquired and a year later merged with Bright Wines. In early 2006 the company was founded by the Multi Constellation Brands
(American Constellation Brand). The property includes wineries and wineries in the Canadian provinces of British Columbia (Hawthorne, Okanagan Vineyards, Sumac Ridge), New Brunswick, Ontario (Jackson-Triggs, London Winery) and Quebec. Notable joint ventures include Nk'Mip Cellars (the first Indian-owned winery) with Osoyoos Indian Band, Osoyoos Larose Winery with the owner of the Château Gruaud-Larose
(both British Columbia), as well as Le Clos Jordanne (Ontario) with Boisset
from Burgundy. The company also has operations in Australia, California, New Zealand and Washington, as well as the import company Western Wines. Vincor produces wines in Canada under the above and other labels for both the mass market and the high class (VQA). The annual production is about seven million boxes, the Canadian share is 20 percent. Canada also markets refreshment products and wine accessories.