The wine trade company "Wein Wolf Deutschland" was founded in 1978 by the pioneer of the wine and gourmet scene Karl-Heinz "Carlo" Wolf (1949-2017). As a result, some wine merchants have been acquired (see below). Finally, in 1991, the company was affiliated to all subsidiaries of the German wine trade group Hawesko Holding AG sold. Wolf then founded the company "Wein Wolf Österreich" in Salzburg in 1998, but he also went to Hawesko two years later.
The original five sub-organizations were merged into two. The distribution now takes place via the Wein Service Bonn GmbH in Bonn. The areas accounting, controlling and payroll are summarized in the Wein Service Bonn GmbH. Subsidiaries are Alexander Baron of Essen. German Wine Classics. Gebr. J. & M. Ziegler (Distillery) Bird Vins and Wine Country Ariane Abayan, These distribute their own assortments. The Wein Service Bonn GmbH supports them with back-office functions.
The target group are customers from gastronomy and specialized trade. The offer includes products from well over 200 well-known wineries and producers from Germany, France, Italy, Austria, Portugal and Spain as well as overseas such as Argentina, Australia, Chile, California, New Zealand and South Africa. Among the wineries are for example Fattoria di Fesina (Tuscany), Domain Wachau and Kracher Weinlaubenhof (Austria), Dr. Loosen (Germany), Gaja (Piedmont), Guigal (Rhône) Peter Lehmann (Australia), Mondavi (California), Montes (Chile), Opus One. Taittinger (Champagne), Taylor's (Postage) and Torres (Spain).
Since 2013, premium spirits as Calvados (eg Berneroy), cognac (eg Camus ) gin (eg The London No. 1 Blue Gin, Ungava), grappa (eg Bocchino, Fesina, Zenato), fruit fire (eg Christon), rum (eg, JM Rhum), wormwood (eg Mancino), whiskey (eg Nomad Outland) and vodka (Druid) marketed.