Barcode Stories

Barcodes are part of our everyday lives, and play an important role for worldwide track and traceability, and equally so, our business responsibility.

Ally Mondillo graduated art school and business studies, moving to Queenstown in the mid 80’s and ran a graphic design studio until 2005 when she took on a full time role at Mondillo and now oversees all administrative functions, marketing, logistics and corporate sales.

Though Ally’s focus is the daily functioning of Mondillo Vineyards, she retains her love for art and design with the Mondillo packaging, advertising and barcode designs.

In 2009, Ally and Domenic decided to take the ‘lines’ of the barcode one step further, have a little fun, and tell extra side stories about Mondillo – our passion for food and wine; our heritage; the vineyard; the wines; our flora and fauna, and depict the stunning environment that we call home, here in Central Otago, New Zealand.

The first barcode concept, of course, had to start with a grapevine….


fly fishing barcode


rabbit barcode

linguine barcode

the remarkables barcode