The big wine company based in the city Nuits-Saint-Georges
(Côte de Nuits) was founded in 1961 by Jean-Claude Boisset (born 1943). In 1982, the two trading companies Charles Vienot and Thomas Bassot were bought and thus taken over the two largest competitors. In 1985, the company went public and subsequently took over numerous companies and wineries. However, in 2003 it was again taken over 100% by the Boisset family. Today it is the largest wine shop in the world Burgundy
and is also one of the three largest wine and spirits companies in France. Carlo de Beaulieu (Languedoc), Bouchard-Aîné, Thomas Bassot, Domaine Bernard (Rhône), L'Héritier-Guyot, Lionel Bruck, Chauvenet, Delaunay, Charles de Fére, Jaffelin, Mommessin (Beaujolais ), Moreau (Chablis), Morin Père et Fils, Marcilly, Pierre Ponnelle, Ropiteau, Cellier de Samons (Beaujolais), Varichon et Clerk and Viénot.
In 1998, an overseas project was launched for the first time and co-developed with Canada in 1998 Vincor International
founded the winery Le Clos Jordanne. There is also Joint ventures
and possessions in the countries of Chile (winery porch with Corpora), California with its own branch (wineries De Loach Vineyards, Raymond Vineyards, Seven Peaks) and Uruguay (winery Progreso with Pisano). There is a sales joint venture in the UK. Since 1999, the winery Domaine de la Vougeraie is
operated. The vineyards cover 37 hectares of vines in prestigious appellations including Grands Crus such as Corton-Charlemagne in the community Aloxe-Corton
, They are environmentally friendly Farming policies.