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.
7 out of 10 bottles of wine are sealed with a cork stopper. As are…
Of the Top 100 best-selling wines in China (1)
Of the Global Rosé Masters Top 10 (2)
Of the Top 100 premium wines in the US (3)
Of all wines awarded at the Decanter World Wine Awards (4)
Of the Top 100 best-selling wines in Spain (5)
Sources: (1) Nielsen (2022); (2) Drinks Business (2021); (3) Wine Spectator (2021); (4) Decanter (2018); (5) Nielsen (2017)
The cork stopper is the only seal present in all segments of the wine market.
90% of Sommelier’s Choice 2021 wines have cork stoppers.
The world agrees that the best stopper is a cork stopper
Millennials prefer the natural cork stopper for their wines and generation Z associates cork stoppers with higher quality wines (1)
Of consumers in France prefer natural cork stoppers (2)
Of consumers in the US say that the natural cork stopper is synonymous with high or very high quality (3)
Of consumers in Spain prefer natural cork stoppers for still and sparkling wines (4)
Of consumers in Italy consider the natural cork stopper synonymous with quality wine (5)
Of consumers in China believe that a natural cork stopper is beneficial for the quality of wine (6)
Sources: (1) Wine Intelligence, 2021; (2) Opinion Way, 2017; (3) Wine Opinions, 2017; (4) Cork Initiative, 2017; (5) Gfk, 2017; (6) CTR, 2017
What’s best for your wine, is better for your business
0Of sales in the U.S. between 2010 and 2020
(+6% for artificial stoppers)*
Source: *Nielsen (2020)
Wines with cork stoppers are worth more
HORECA channel United Kingdom (1)
Retail in the United Kingdom (2)
In the US (3)
Retail in France (4)
In Spain (5)