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Sunday 14 February 2016

Brancott Estate

Brancott unveils wine innovation competition

Brancott Estate has teamed up with a tech start-up in Sydney to launch the ‘Winexplorer Innovation Challenge’, a Dragon’s Den-style competition which it hopes will help it discover the next big thing in wine.

Monday, February 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Pernod perked up by ‘strong’ UK market

The performance of Pernod Ricard’s UK arm has been “remarkable”, according to Gilles Bogaert, the French group’s finance director.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Brancott Estate unveils NZ trio

Brancott Estate is adding three new wines to its portfolio, including the New Zealand brand’s second Sauvignon Gris and an extra range called Terroir Series.

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014 No Comments »

JC becomes UK’s only 1m case wine over £6

Pernod Ricard’s wine brands have posted a 6% organic growth with Jacob’s Creek bouncing back to become the UK’s only million case brand with an average price over £6.

Thursday, September 5th, 2013 No Comments »

Marlborough shaken by another quake

A 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck the New Zealand wine region of Marlborough at 2.31pm (AEST) today causing damage to several wineries.

Friday, August 16th, 2013 No Comments »

Integrity threat to NZ sub-regional message

New Zealand’s Sauvignon Blanc producers need to protect the credibility of their growing sub-regional message, as UK merchants warned against a “cynical” approach to this popular style.

Thursday, March 7th, 2013 No Comments »

Brancott unveils upmarket push for Marlborough Sauvignon

Brancott Estate is seeking to take Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc “to another level” with the launch of a more complex style designed to age.

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 1 Comment »

Campo Viejo “star of the moment”

With all the focus on Pernod’s premium spirits performance, it’s interesting to see positive results for its wines too, particularly Campo Viejo.

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 No Comments »

Top ten trends of the last ten years: 4. Sparkling wine

In our seventh installment of the greatest changes in drinks since db was launched in July 2002, we consider the rise of sparkling wine.

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012 No Comments »

Pernod in premium wine push

Pernod Ricard UK turns the spotlight on its premium wines to bridge the gap between shoppers who are willing to trade up on wine, and those who actually do.

Thursday, March 15th, 2012 No Comments »

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