Imports of Chilean wine in Japan have surged on the back of an economic partnership and are closing in on French imports.
A modest amount of alcohol can improve your sense of smell, a recent study has concluded.
Summergate has announced it is to be the sole importer and distributor of London No.1 gin in Hong Kong and Macau.
“Vinegar” wine in Japan that’s not all it seems, Tasmanian Pinot Noir, DRC and the last bottle of Burgundy in the shop.
South Korea’s beer imports have hit a record high in the first half of the year in both volume and value and have overtaken exports for the first time.
Sales of one of Japan’s leading beer brands, Kirin, have tumbled further this year and it is falling further behind its competitors.
WineSPIT, a new training programme for staff in Hong Kong has been announced.
A collective trademark to protect Scotch whisky against fakes has been introduced in Burma – a market which saw Scotch exports jump by 65% last year.
A government crackdown on gift giving has slowed down sales of top end imported wines in China, but sales at the other end of the market are booming.
Treasury Wine Estates has been taken to court over the use of its adopted Chinese name for Penfolds, “Ben Fu”, after a court verdict was appealed.
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