About Us

Designed in San Francisco and based in Vancouver (with warehouses in the USA and Canada), STACT offers wine racks, and wine storage solutions for people who share a passion for wine and good design. The patented STACT modular wine rack system offers the best balance of simplicity, usability, and style. We at STACT are fanatically focused on innovation with a single-minded goal of delivering the very best in wine storage, with designs that are simple, stunning, and a pleasure to live with for a long period of time.


Known as "the pioneers of modern wine storage" STACT reimagines how wine is stored and showcased. Designed by world-renowned designers and crafted with high-quality materials, the resulting solutions are uniquely versatile, space efficient and customizable to fit any space or décor. STACT wine racks have received international acclaim, having been featured in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Elle Decor, Gizmodo, AskMen, HGTV, and Design Milk, ranked as the #1 Kickstarter design product by Huffington Post's StyleList, and selected by Uncrate as 'Most wanted'.


Designers

eric pfeiffer - pfeiffer lab designerWith the support of 2012 ICFF award-winning designer Eric Pfeiffer of San Francisco-based Pfeiffer Lab there comes a vast experience in product development with a proven track record of bringing hundreds of elegant and well-designed consumer products to market. Pfeiffer has consulted and developed products for Google, Design Within Reach, Williams Sonoma, Target, Crate & Barrel, MoMa, Room & Board, CB2, Yliving, Dow Chemical, Alcoa, Eastman, Columbia Forest Products, Steelcase, OXO, Nest, Evernote (Pfeiffer Collection), and many more. His works are included in the permanent collections of museums worldwide including the MoMa. Click here to watch Eric share the magic behind the design process of STACT.

 

herb bentz - partner & founder form3 design incWith a diverse education and over 25 years of experience in the field of design, Herb Bentz delivers a broad range of technical assistance, taking on many challenges involving multidisciplinary efforts on long and complex projects. As partner of Vancouver based award-winning design consultancy, Form3 he leads a team of 10 industrial designers and mechanical engineers to transform creative ideas into compelling products that are more desirable, useful, and sustainable. Bentz’s work spans industries including consumer products, medical, high technology, and green technology, with countless clients whom have evolved into market leaders with strong internationally recognized brands.

Founder

jamie kasza - president & founder stact wine displays incAn oenophile with an eye for design, Jamie Kasza sought a wine storage solution that offers elegance and versatility.  Frustrated with the uninspired products available in the market, he teamed up with Pfeiffer Lab, and Form3 to develop a flexible wine rack system which would satisfy the most discerning of needs, while remaining accessible to wine lovers.

 

Press Releases

07.26.2012 – STACT launches C-type modular wine wall via Kickstarter
12.09.2013 – STACT expands to Australia and New Zealand
05.01.2014 – STACT expands to Denmark, Sweden, and Norway
03.09.2015 – STACT expands to Germany
02.12.2016 – STACT partners with CellArt to offer STACT Custom cellars
09.15.2016 – STACT introduces L-type, premium 'label-out' wine storage panels
06.23.2017 – STACT launches L-type Series 2 - the next generation of label-out wine storage
12.05.2018 – Introducing the STACT Pro Personal Wine Storage System


Born on Kickstarter 

Shattering its initial crowd-funding coal in just 40 hours via Kickstarter, STACT has disrupted the wine storage industry through 'good design'.  Residing at the intersection of wine and interior décor, STACT represents the emergence of a whole new category within the wine space, revolutionizing how wine is stored and displayed.

STACT has gone on to reach international acclaim, having been featured by countless leading networks and publications, including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Gizmodo, Globe & Mail, Elle Decor, Design Milk. These are just a few of the many accolades STACT has received:

kicktarter wine rack crowdfunding - top wine crowdfuned startup in wine industry - STACT
  • Recommended as a 'must-have' by the New York Times
  • Rated #1 Kickstarter design product on Huffington Post’s StyleList
  • Listed on Askmen's 'Essential Design & Tech Gear' of 2015
  • Featured on Uncrate.com’s ‘Most Wanted' list
  • Selected as 'Ultimate Gift' by world's #1 wine blog, 'Winefolly'
  • Honored at Kickstarter All-stars Exhibition
  • Touted as "the coolest wine rack you can buy" by Australia's top wine blog, 'The Wine Wankers'
  • Featured amongst the world’s best luxury wine cellars, by ‘Cheers! Wine Cellar Design’
  • Promoted by the world's largest wine company, Treasury Wine Estates
  • Featured by leading US TV networks including HGTV, A&E, DIY Network, and Fox.

 

Many thanks for your support in helping make our dream a reality!

Our Kickstarter backers, Elle Decor, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Wall Street Journal, Bob Vila, Gizmodo, Fox News, DIY network, Profit Magazine, Uncrate, AskMen, Huffington Post StyleList, The Globe & Mail, Vancouver Sun, Design Milk, Freshome, Core77, LuxuryInsider, the Food Channel, Stella Artois, City TV, Complex Magazine, Awesome Inventions, TrendHunter, Selectism, HiConsumption, Design & Living Magazine, Decor Magazine, At Home Magazine, Design You Trust, Wine-Searcher, The Daily Meal, Drink Me Magazine, Chilled Magazine, Wine & Spirits Magazine, Swissquote Magazine,YankoDesign, Core77, Swiss Miss, DesignIsThis, DesignSpotter, InStash, mmminimal, BuzzFeed, Dude I Want That, the Awesomer, Werd, Pursuitist, Home Interior Design & Architecture, Luxury-Insider, Awesome Design Ideas, Player.hu, Welke.nl, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Manners.nl, ShowHome.nl, Wanted.de, Beast.com, Dtail.com, Wall.hr, Wantr, Crnchy, DigsDigs, Gear Hungry, GadgetFlow, Oh Gizmo, CoolThings, So Freaking Cool, The Lust List, DesignCrushBlog, Desire This, Frat Fury, Khool, Francesco Mugnai, Grassroots Modern, Droold, ViceSpy, Manify, Bangers and Nash, Briefed, Gentlemint, Tech Vibes, VanCityBuzz, Materialicious, Much Awesome, Fave Thing, Lushome, Home Crux, House Of Anais, Connery magazine, Decor Addict, Svpply, theFancy, Plunder Guide, Swellness, Publikcible, Ideare Casa, Spis Bedre, Creative Furniture, Men Vision, MomToob, Useful Glamour, SeedingFactory, Life & Style, iGet.it, Packaging Drinks Business Review, Architect Lines, Architects Corner, Wine Harlots, Wine Wankers, Danish Wine Forum, Trends Updates, itBusiness, Flavorwire, Brit + Co, Houzz, Scout Magazine, theBerry, Vines Magazine, Wait! Magazine, Eat Well 101, Fancy, AGEFI Life Magazine, Downtown NYC Magazine, Treasury Wine Estates, Wynns Wines, Cheers! Wine Cellar Design, Luxury Network, CityLine on CityTV, HGTV's 'Cousins on Call', Leader Post, Ottawa Citizen, James Halliday's Wine Companion Magazine, the Cheat Sheet, the Up Scout, the Chive, Homes of the Rich, Vancouver Magazine, In Home Magazine, National Post, Colorado's Best, the Marilyn Denis Show, Calgary Sun, Florida Times, Twin Cities Live show, The National Post, La Presse, Toronto Sun, CTV News, HGTV's Most Desperate Kitchens, Gear Patrol, House Beautiful, and many more.

See what they're saying about us here.
STACT Wine Displays IncPatent info: USA (Pat. No. 9,149,115, 9,565,933, 9,949,563, 10,004,330, D739,190, D708,494, D821,831, D834,900), Canada (Pat. No. 151486, 168000), EU (Pat. No. 004085371.0001, 004085371.0002, 004085371.0003, 003417682.0001, 003417682.0002, 003417682.0003). Worldwide patents pending.