The Top 3 Reasons Why SA Wineries are Choosing Gorilla Barrel Racks

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2021 has shown its fair share of ups and downs, but a significant up has been the states remarkable vintage.

Wine Australia general manager, corporate affairs and regulation Rachel Triggs, said 2021 was being described as a unicorn vintage thanks to the unique combination of events that saw both exceptional quality and good crop size.

Good fruit set, plenty of water at the right time, lack of heatwaves, low disease pressure, and favourable harvest conditions have resulted in a high-yielding, high-quality vintage, Miss Triggs said.

However, this is one side of the coin. After the crop has been harvested, where are they stored? Gorilla Barrel Racks are a top choice among SA wineries and beyond, but why? When the facts are laid out it’s clear to see, so lets dive in:

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1. Founded on humble roots, built to exceptional standards

Founded upon traditions of excellence, the Gorilla Agri Products brand started as a small family structural steel fabrication business in 1972. Originally founded by John Falland, the Falland name has become synonymous with superior bin and barrel rack solutions based on thorough research and feedback direct from our valued clients.

Stepping in nearly a decade ago, Spanlift has built on Johns unique and original jigs. Merging steel fabrication expertise and the unrivalled Falland family business brand the combination guarantees you to have an exact and perfect fit every time.

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2. Accessibility

What good is an amazing product if its out of reach?
Gorilla Agri Products has multiple locations across our beautiful state of South Australia.

As a proudly home-grown Australian business, a top tier product and service is what were all about. To help us achieve this philosophy to its highest potential, we use high quality Australian steel. This not only creates a better-quality product, but more local work in the process.

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3. Were always stocked

Paired with accessibility is readily available stock. Beyond this, we know that a one size fits all approach is never relevant especially in our industry of viticulture.

One thing is certain: our solutions can increase your floor footprint with options that are durable, smart and unique.

In addition to being low assembly and easy to transport, our products can effortlessly overcome any spatial requirements that you might have. We are experts in creating storage solutions that allow for more room to move around in, without compromising on barrel storage volumes.

Some additional features of our Gorilla Racks include:

  • Angle Icon for strong, clean, maintenance-free utility
  • Revolutionary space-saving with stacking capacity up to 8 high
  • Light yet robust centre for superior stacking stability and unyielding steadfastness throughout forklift side-entry
  • Minimum Freight cost as a result of close stacking
  • Hot dip galvanisation for enduring robustness
  • Models available for Barriques, Hogsheads, Puncheons and Demi-muids
  • Easy to stack and work on
  • Protect your shins from those old sharp corners

There are a few options out there when it comes to storage for your wine and grapes but there are scores of reasons why South Australia tends to choose us!

Get in touch with our friendly team and book your FREE barrel store audit here.