Develop Strategy for EMBASSY
Start Design Process for Rums, Gin, Vodka, Whisky.
Relocate management from SE Asia to New Zealand.
Locate and lease premise.
Gained Customs, export licences
Built premise, purchased machinery.
Imported bottles, labels, caps, cartons.
Develop Vodka and Gin recipes
Purchased 7,000 litres of alcohol
Filled 12,000 bottles
Build promotional decks and materials for brands.
Build up inventory (NZD250K value)
Conduct trade show in Hong Kong.
Negotiations with China
Open Australia Market
Goto NZ domestic market
3 months in liquor stores for Gin, 2x Rums, Vodka brands.
Finalised MOO+D recipe.
Built second filling facility.
Imported machinery - China
100 Retail Stores
Shipment en-route to Australia
In supply discussion with MetCash Australia (2,700 stores)
In Supply discussion Coles Australia (900 stores)
In supply discussion with ALDI (Australia 569 stores)
Discussions with Big Barrel (NZ - 45 stores).
Built this website
Implemented a NZ$2 Million Fund for Inventory funding
Submitted 4 pallet quote to China.
In negotiation for South Africa distribution.
Shipping 1,000 litres of Whisky from EU
Open European division
Meeting with Mexico Distributor
Launch Blood Gin
Launch SLY Dog
Launch Something & Something
Launch Smoked Rum
Open Thailand market
Goto Trade Show Paris
Goto Trade Show Middle East
Open Hong Kong
Open China (Southern, Shanghai)
Employ 2 x sales staff
Recruit manager/factory partner