Q: What's an original wine crate, wine box and wine panel?
A: Original wine crates and wine boxes are made by wineries, and have been used to store and protect the winery's high-value bottles. The logo of the winery is engraved or embossed on them. Original wine crates can't be personalized.
Wine panels are the engraved or embossed side of the wine crate or box.
Q: What are original wooden wine crates and boxes used for?
A: Wine-themed home improvements and wine cellar decoration. Wine crates make excellent shelving units, benches and spice racks. Wine crates are sturdy and hold a great deal of weight.
Wine investors also purchase them to complete their collections. A complete collection yields a higher profit at private auction, and also looks great in their cellar.
Q: What are original wine panels used for?
A: Wine crate panels are great for wall, ceiling or floor coverings. They are mostly added to the walls of wine cellars, bathrooms and kitchens. They also make great table-top decorations and cabinet covers.
Q: How environmentally friendly are original wine crates?
A: Very. Most wine crates come from different regions of Europe that have stringent regulations on wood products, and are highly sustainable in their milling practices. On top of this there are no petroleum products in most wine crates, so they are an ultra-green way of packaging wines. We recycle and refurbish nearly 100 tons of wine crates every year, so you'll know that every time your purchase a wine crate, box or case from Winepine; Your re-using a unique and environmentally friendly package. In the process you'll be beautifully decorating your home, store, restaurant or wine cellar!
Q: What's a custom wine box or case?
A: Custom wine boxes, cases and panels are made just for you. Your logo, monogram or design is engraved on them. All of our personalized custom pieces are crafted in our Portchester NY workshop, and beautifully crafted by hand. Nothing is outsourced and we're not a factory. Our custom wine boxes and cases are built in the traditional way to last for generations.
Single bottle wine holder crate: approx. three pounds
Three bottle flat wine case: Approx. 4 pounds
Six bottle wine box: approx. six pounds
Six bottle flat wine case: Approx. 5 pounds
Twelve bottle wine crate: approx. nine pounds
Q: What types of payment methods are accepted?
A: Paypal and all major credit cards. Checks for larger orders
Q: What method(s) of shipping do you use?
A: FedEx Ground. Express on request. Please allow for 2-3 business days before the shipment goes out. FedEx Tracking is automatically sent to your e-mail address the day the order ships out.
Q: How long do I have to wait to get a response back?
A: We are very good about responding back within 2-4 hours from the time we receive the e-mail (this is the quickest way to contact us). If you would like to give us a call, check the contact uspage for details or call 914-565-0134.
We will personally answer your request. You will not receive an automated response