Homepage > GRM > History

History

1972
1972 : GRM has been founded by Jacques Guiraud, Jean Raymond and Marcel Marbot.
1988
1988 : GRM develops sales of bottled wines from properties around Libourne and Sainte-Foy-La-Grande area.
1992
1992 : GRM acquire Château Guillaume Blanc, Bordeaux Supérieur, and develop a producer activity.
1999
1999 : Extension of storage facilities by more than 6000m² and construction of a 2000-hectolitre capacity cellar with integrated laboratory.
2006
2006 : Meeting with rugbyman Fabien Pelous (former French team captain and selections record-holder) to create together a range of exclusive Bordeaux wines “Dédicace de Fabien Pelous”.
2008
2008 : Development of export sales.
2010
2010 : Inauguration of an extra modern bottling line, environmentally friendly.
2011
2011 : Château Picon, Guillaume Blanc and Les Roques are certified in integrated pest management (Agriculture raisonnée)
2012
2012 : GRM celebrate its 40th birthday and reassert its identity with a new brand universe for its wines.
2013
2013 : Increase of sales in the out of home consumption network
2014
2014 : With "Be Pink" & "Rosé On Ice", GRM innovates and diversy its offer on the very trendy segment of the apéritifs wines.
2015
2015 : Exclusive distribution agreement with J.Garcia Carrion and development of our Spanish wines sales