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Wednesday 25 November 2015


Accolade takes over Grant Burge UK distribution

Grant Burge Wines will be distributed in the UK by Accolade Wines from March 2016, ending a 10-year relationship with Hatch Mansfield.

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Alcohol blamed for ‘lazy’ Aussie accent

An “alcoholic slur” sustained through the heavy drinking of early settlers in Australia is the cause of the country’s accent, a communication expert has claimed.

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 1 Comment »

TWE confirms closures in production shakeup

Treasury Wine Estates is to close its Great Western winery in Victoria and Matua winery in Auckland as part of its continued push to remove “cost and complexity” from its global operations.

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Gallipoli centenary wine released

A Turkish wine commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli campaign has been released.

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Water use in Aussie vineyards up 18%

Australian vineyards are using nearly a fifth more water than they were three years ago, highlighting the dry conditions affecting the country’s winemaking industry.

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Champagne Jayne wins legal battle against CIVC

The wine writer Jayne Powell, known as Champagne Jayne, has won the right to keep her brand name following a court battle with the CIVC.

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 2 Comments »

Aussie exports see strongest value growth value since ’07

The value of Australian wine exports rose 8% to A$1.96 billion in the 12 months to 30 September 2015, the strongest rate of growth since export value peaked in October 2007.

Friday, October 16th, 2015 No Comments »

South London gets “Whirly” wine shop

A new independent wine shop opens in south London today which brings completely new labels to the UK off-trade.

Thursday, October 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Treasury wine deal ‘a premium plan’

Treasury’s deal to buy Diageo’s wine unit is evidence of its strategy to build prestige in the US, with possibly a view to focus on premium brands, writes Ron Emler.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 1 Comment »

Atkinson joins Wakefield

Ex-Pernod Ricard UK wine development director Adrian Atkinson has joined Australia’s Wakefield Wines as European market manager.

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015 No Comments »

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