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Wednesday 4 March 2015

Champagne

Bordeaux ‘outpacing’ Burgundy on Liv-ex

Bordeaux has found a level at which buyers are prepared to return to the market and is beginning to outpace Burgundy and Champagne, says Gibbs.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Piper-Heidsieck named Oscars Champagne

Piper-Heidsieck has been named as the exclusive Champagne of the Academy Awards in a deal set to last three years.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Uncorked: Jamie Ritchie, Sotheby’s

The CEO and president of Sotheby’s Wine Americas & Asia is the quintessential Englishman in New York where he has been since 1995.

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Champagne exports hit €4.5bn

With Champagne exports seeing a volume rise of 1% in 2014 and turnover at €4.5 billion (£3.44bn) – its second highest ever – the region is celebrating.

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Matthew Clark hails sparkling end to ’14

Sparkling wine and an online ordering platform helped one of the UK’s largest on-trade drink suppliers to enjoy a record-breaking Christmas.

Monday, January 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Rapper Jay-Z could make Vinexpo visit

US rapper Jay-Z might come to Vinexpo to promote his newly-acquired Armand de Brignac Champagne brand, as well as launch a new cuvée in the range.

Monday, January 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Champagne-loving fraudster convicted

A rogue foreign exchange trader has been found guilty of scamming investors out of £5 million to fund his lavish lifestyle and taste for Armand de Brignac Champagne.

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Serving up success: James Simpson MW

From insisting on dogs in the office, to bringing big sponsorship to the niche sport of real tennis, Pol Roger Ltd managing director James Simpson MW is keeping the company an irreverent but irreplaceable player in the wine trade

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 No Comments »

‘Champagne’ perfume deemed offensive

A Victoria’s Secret perfume called “Strawberries and Champagne” has been removed from shelves after Qatari authorities deemed it offensive.

Monday, January 12th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 new products

A vintage Cognac, Gatsby-esque Champagne coupe, South African cider and British-Japanese gin make this month’s top product releases.

Friday, January 9th, 2015 No Comments »

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