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Saturday 20 December 2014

China

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 »

A gentleman of great taste: Alun Griffiths MW

If Alun Griffiths MW was ever contemplating retirement and a quiet life, he faced a quick change of heart when VATS came calling on his expertise for an unexpected Chinese adventure.

Monday, October 21st, 2013 No Comments »

French fine winemakers take root in China

Some of France’s elite winemakers are planting vines in China, looking to produce the “perfect grape” in the country.

Monday, October 21st, 2013 No Comments »

Carlsberg invests £513m in China brewery

Work has started in Dali, China on the construction of a new Carlsberg brewery, which will aim to produce 15 million hectolitres by 2015.

Friday, October 18th, 2013 No Comments »

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