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Campari sells Chile’s Lapostolle winery

Gruppo Campari has sold Chile’s Lapostolle winery back to its founder for €30 million, completely divesting all of its interests in the still wine business.

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 No Comments »

Napa’s Trinchero winery buys Mason Cellars

Trinchero Family Estates (TFE) has acquired California’s Mason Cellars, owners of Pomelo and Three Pears wines, as it continues to raise its premium offer.

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Change presents opportunity, TWFA boss says

Change and upheaval in 2017 is likely to present opportunities for duty free and travel retail, the head of the TWFA has claimed.

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 No Comments »

London’s best new independent merchants

You’d be forgiven for thinking that the tag end of 2016 was not an auspicious time to open an independent retail shop – but the following new openings demonstrate the resilience and opportunities within the market.

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Supermarket fizz soars – but still wine sales plummet

UK supermarket sales of sparkling wines continued to soar in 2016 – but sales of still wine fell £82 million, the latest figures from Nielsen have shown.

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 No Comments »

DFS Changi to offer unlimited number of duty-free wines

Panicked Christmas shoppers passing through Changi Airport can now buy unlimited bottles of wine from a specific collection at DFS, on top of Singapore’s existing duty-free allowance.

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 No Comments »

dbHK interview: Hugues Rondouin, LQV

Hugues Rondouin the man behind LQV one of Hong Kong’s most successful wine bars, discusses the rise in popularity of wines from Jura and Singapore’s strong wine market.

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Stoli USA takes on KAH Tequila

Stoli Group USA has taken on distribution and marketing rights for KAH Tequila after fellow SPI Group subsidiary Amber Beverage Group acquired a significant stake the company that produces it earlier this year.

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Sogrape woos Japan with new-look Vinho Verde

Portugal’s largest producer Sogrape has marketed a new design of its Gazela Vinho Verde exclusively for the Japanese market in a bid to win over consumers.

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 No Comments »

BBR appoints new buying director

Berry Bros and Rudd has appointed Direct Wines’ head of wine as its new buying director.

Friday, December 16th, 2016 No Comments »

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