IT’S THE WINES THAT DICTATE THE STOPPERS
NATURAL CORK STOPPERS, Naturally Better
Natural cork stoppers are naturally versatile, suitable for any type of wine, regardless of their rotation time and bottle shape, playing an active role in the gradual ageing of wines.
VIVA® SPARKLING WINE CORK STOPPERS, Naturally Resistant
VIVA® cork stoppers are designed for sparkling wines, with insulation performance and resistance to high pressures.
NEO® MICRO AGGLOMERATED CORK STOPPERS, Naturally Reliable
Micro-Agglomerate NEO® cork stoppers have the well-known look and feel of natural cork.
WE ARE COMMITTED TO THE QUALITY OF OUR CORK STOPPERS
We have long been committed to quality. The quality of our cork stoppers. The quality of what we value and make possible. We have long been committed to being naturally better at producing the best cork stoppers and sustainably managing cork oak forests.
Our commitment to quality is based on the know-how of our teams, the selection of the best and noblest raw material, and the continuous development of state-of-the-art technologies. Our closeness to oenologists and wine specialists leads us to constantly develop new cork stoppers that naturally meet the most diverse requirements.
At M.A.SILVA we are committed to the sustainable development of the group, to achieving economic results that allow us to continue to invest in research, development and innovation.
The preferred choice of producers and consumers
Of consumers around the world, on average, prefer cork and associate it with a wine of quality and elegance
Of US wine consumers associate the cork stopper with quality wines*
Of French wine consumers prefer cork**
Of Italian consumers consider that natural cork is a sign of quality wine**
Of Chinese consumers believe natural cork is beneficial to wine quality****
Of Spaniards prefer cork stoppers for wine bottles and cava (sparkling wines)*****
Of the all Brazilians believe that noble wines require a cork stopper and are willing to pay 4 or 5 euros more for a wine closed by a natural cork stopper******.
Sources: * Wine Opinions (Julho 2017) | ** OpinionWay (2017) | *** Gfk (2017) | **** CTR Market Research (2017) | ***** Iniciativa Cork (2017) | ****** Conecta e Ibope – Instituto Brasileiro de Opinião Pública e Estatística
Of China’s Top selling wine are seal with natural cork*
Of Wine Spectator’s Top 100 wines are sealed with cork stoppers**
Of the US Top 100 premium brands are sealed with cork stoppers*
bottles are closed every year with cork stoppers***
Out of the 9 top-scoring rosé wines from Global Rosé Masters are closed with natural cork*
Sources: * Nielsen (2017) | ** Wine Spectator (2017) | *** Nielsen (2017) | **** Drinks Business (2017)
Consumers are willing to pay more for a wine sealed with cork
in UK retail*
in UK on trade**