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Friday 25 July 2014

China

China’s online wine retailers hoping for Singles’ Day boost

As China’s Singles’ day is approaching, the online wine retailers are hoping sales will hit a new record high.

Friday, November 1st, 2013 No Comments »

AB InBev/SAB Miller merger on the cards?

US business journals are rife with speculation that AB InBev and SAB Miller may resume merger talks worth US$100 billion.

Thursday, October 31st, 2013 No Comments »

Italian wine consumption hits record low

Wine consumption in Italy, one of the world’s largest producers, has hit a record low, with consumption per capita at its weakest since Italy was unified in 1861.

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013 No Comments »

China’s woe for ‘Downton Abbey wines’

Although an official Downton Abbey Wine Collection has now been released, it looks as though its winemakers could miss out on the lucrative Chinese market as a result of the country’s trademark laws.

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013 No Comments »

Fake BrewDog opens in China

Scottish brewer and pub owner BrewDog has admitted it is somewhat surprised after a bar opened in China, using its name and logo.

Friday, October 25th, 2013 1 Comment »

Sazerac bullish about Buffalo Trace

Sazerac’s CEO Mark Brown has told the drinks business that he is “excited about the long term potential of American whiskey” especially in emerging markets.

Thursday, October 24th, 2013 No Comments »

Pernod Ricard hit by China slowdown

Slowed growth in China has hit Pernod Ricard as the company reported a slight sales decline for the first quarter of 2013/14.

Thursday, October 24th, 2013 No Comments »

Ukraine wine with high copper levels found in China

Twenty boxes of imported white wines with copper levels twice the maximum allowed under China’s national food-safety standards, have been detected in Guangzhou.

Thursday, October 24th, 2013 No Comments »

New Bordeaux wine bar opens in Shanghai

The Bordeaux Wine Council (CIVB) has opened its second “100% Bordeaux” wine bar in the Luwan district of Shanghai.

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 No Comments »

Chinese court freezes Castel asset in China

A Chinese Court has decided to freeze the assets of Castel and seal its 13 registered trademarks in China following continued infringements.

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 No Comments »

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