ASC Fine Wines announces exclusive distribution partnership
with SUNTORY TOMI NO OKA WINERY in the Chinese mainland
(26 September 2018 – Shanghai, China) ASC Fine Wines, China’s leading wine importer, is very pleased to announce that it has been appointed as the exclusive importer and distributor of Japanese wines from SUNTORY TOMI NO OKA winery, a constantly award-winning Japanese wine producer owned by ASC’s parent company, Suntory Wine International Limited, in the Chinese mainland effective from 29 October, 2018.
SUNTORY TOMI NO OKA WINERY, located in Kofu, Yamanashi Prefecture, overlooks the Kofu Basin with magnificent Mt. Fuji to the south, and was named for the beauty revealed as one climbs these hills. This idyllic region is blessed with perfect conditions for cultivating grapes, and the winery has been in operation for more than a century since 1909. Year after year, the winery maintains its commitment to quality, heritage and innovation in grape growing and winemaking to craft exceptional wines.
From the vineyard to the glass, TOMI NO OKA wines are an extraordinary expression of Japanese craftsmanship in winemaking. It delivers a steadfast promise with each bottle— world-class wines that are true to their varietal character and represent the unique terrior of the region.
“TOMI NO OKA is a bright morning star shining radiantly among local wineries in Japan. Established and owned by Suntory since over a century ago, it is the eloquent revelation of Suntory’s innovative and pioneering spirit, which ASC proudly shares in the every stage of its development in the wine market in China. We are honoured to be the exclusive importer and distributor of TOMI NO OKA in the Chinese mainland following two fruitful years of distribution in Hong Kong.” Yoshi Shibuya, ASC’s CEO commented, “The addition of TOMI NO OKA will enrich our portfolio of fine wines from around the world.”