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Wednesday 25 November 2015


Chan: Austerity has given rise to ‘real consumers’ in China

China’s austerity drive has been positive for Chinese winemakers, allowing for the “birth of the real consumer”, believes the CEO of one of the country’s biggest producers.

Friday, November 6th, 2015 No Comments »

Mexico kicks off premium push on Asia

A focus on premium and boutique wines will be key to Mexico’s success in international markets, believes ProMexico’s trade commissioner for Hong Kong.

Thursday, November 5th, 2015 No Comments »

HK wine exporters open doors to China

The eighth Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) International Wine and Spirits Fair has begun with the spotlight put on the city’s role as a re-exporter to Mainland China.

Thursday, November 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Chinese customs seize 520k bottles of Cognac

Customs officials have seized 520,000 bottles of Louis Royer Cognac, worth an estimated 400 million yuan (£41m), imported illegally into China’s mainland.

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Concha y Toro on Asia grand tour

Chile’s iconic wine brand, Don Melchor of Concha y Toro has teamed up with former three-Michelin starred chef, Bruno Menard to conduct a “culinary challenge tour” around Asia.

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Thai wines delight HKIWSC judges

Two Thai wineries were surprise winners at the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong International Wine and Spirits Competition, scooping three top trophies.

Thursday, October 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Pernod Ricard appoints new Asia Digital VP

Pernod Ricard has announced the appointment of Xavier Beysecker as its new vice president of digital operations for Pernod Ricard Asia.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 No Comments »

Madison debuts on HK stock exchange

Hong Kong’s Madison Wine saw its shares soar after its debut on the city’s stock exchange.

Friday, October 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Wine industry hails trans-Pacific trade deal

Winemakers have welcomed a new trade agreement that will see restrictions lifted between 12 Pacific rim countries, including the US, Canada, Mexico and Japan.

Thursday, October 8th, 2015 1 Comment »

Kremlin aims to take over Asia

The Legend of Kremlin vodka brand is on a “superlative mission” to become the most consumed vodka in Beijing, Hong Kong, Hanoi and Macau in 2016.

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015 No Comments »

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