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Friday 9 December 2016 loc: GB

Champagne

Mumm unveils Grand Cordon bottle in HK

To mark the culmination of the Hong Kong E Prix, Maison Mumm has launched its ‘innovative’ Grand Cordon bottle in Asia which has the iconic red sash indented directly onto the glass.

Thursday, October 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Cristal 2009: best to jump in early

The 2009 vintage of Louis Roederer’s Cristal is now being offered and with back vintages of top Champagnes rising in price it’s a good idea to jump in early.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

UK wine trade: ‘the best of times, the worst of times’

It’s ‘the best of times and the worst of times’ for UK wine businesses, according to Andrew Hawes, managing director of London-based wine shipper Mentzendorff.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Californian wines to lead Bonhams sale

Bonhams next London sale later this month will be led by a large consignment of top Californian wines.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne and spirits boosts LVMH growth

Champagne and spirits boosted LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton as the French luxury good house reported organic growth of 7% of its wine and spirit portfolio in the first 9 months of the year.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Top drinks marketing campaigns: October

This month drinks marketers have been employing the talents of Hollywood actor Christophe Waltz and P Diddy to get their brands noticed.

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 No Comments »

2002 Comtes highest riser for Champagne

The 2002 vintage of Taittinger’s Comtes de Champagne continues to make gains and is the best performing Champagne label so far this year according to Liv-ex.

Monday, October 10th, 2016 No Comments »

FKA Twigs fronts Veuve Clicquot campaign

Performing artist FKA Twigs is to front the second instalment of Veuve Clicquot’s Widow Series – a series of art exhibitions which pay homage to its founder Madame Clicquot.

Monday, October 10th, 2016 No Comments »

The first post-internet Champagne house?

Start-up company Champagne PIAFF is seeking investment in a bid to become the ‘first Champagne house of the digital age’.

Friday, October 7th, 2016 1 Comment »

The week in pictures

With the Freize Art Fair in town, new releases galore and chefs continuing to run wild with their culinary designs, it’s been a surprisingly ‘arty’ week in the drinks industry.

Friday, October 7th, 2016 No Comments »

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