Working Groups

FIVS is currently pursuing strategic initiatives that further industry objectives based on areas of common interest among its members.

 
Main Initiatives
 


FIVS-Abridge is an online database of international regulations and agreements covering major topics and markets in the wine industry.


FIVS-Assure is a database that provides instructive examples of social aspects programmes in the alcohol beverage industry.


FIVS-Foresee is an initiative in the area of sustainability, offering members essential resources to implement sustainable development programmes for their own organisations and companies.


FIVS-Inform is systematically reviewing and suggesting alternative labelling mechanisms to statements made in word form, such as pictogrammes.


FIVS-22 is a long-term project that advocates the adoption of sound approaches in customs classifications of alcohol beverage products (Harmonised System Chapter 22).

 
Other Initiatives
 

Contribution to National Economies: FIVS members have undertaken studies to assess the economic impacts of national alcohol beverage industries.