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Friday 29 August 2014

China

China hotel chain drops Penfolds

InterContinental Hotels in China has dropped Australian brand Penfolds from its wine lists over fears of being embroiled in a trademark battle.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 bottle lots on iDealwine.com

We round up the top ten single bottle lots sold this year on iDealwine.com, including various vintages of DRC and a first growth from 1945.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Menezes eyes long-term game plan

A glitch or a sea-change? That is the question about Diageo’s underwhelming full-year results for the year to 30 June.

Monday, August 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Cork firms hail US and China data

The cork sector has hailed two new surveys it claims signal a strong preference for natural cork closures in the US and China.

Thursday, July 31st, 2014 No Comments »

China will be world’s biggest beer market

Increasing disposable incomes will help China overtake the US as the world’s largest beer market by 2017, according to Euromonitor analysts.

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Tiger bones used to brew wine in China

China’s black market trade in tiger bones for the production of tiger ‘wine’ is thriving, despite an official ban.

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 1 Comment »

China buys 30m cans of beer during World Cup

An online retailer in China claims it sold over 30 million cans of beer during the World Cup.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 No Comments »

China’s entry-level wine market gets boost

A government crackdown on gift giving has slowed down sales of top end imported wines in China, but sales at the other end of the market are booming.

Monday, July 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Penfolds locked in Chinese legal battle

Treasury Wine Estates has been taken to court over the use of its adopted Chinese name for Penfolds, “Ben Fu”, after a court verdict was appealed.

Monday, July 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Wine Brands 2014

Within a notoriously fragmented wine industry, a number of brands have succeeded in building a presence that makes them household names.

Thursday, July 10th, 2014 No Comments »

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