Canadian wine group, Andres Wines, reported sales for the 2002 fiscal year of C$139m, up 3.5% from last year's total of C$134.4m. Sales in the fourth quarter to the end of March 2002 were 9.3% higher at C$32.2m. The company attributed the strong sales growth to a good performance from its premium and ultra-premium wines, Peller Estates, Hillebrand Estates and Trius brands.