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Wednesday 27 July 2016 loc: GB

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Barber calls police on drunk man for falling asleep in chair

A barber in Chinese city Shijiazhuang was forced to call the police after a drunk customer fell asleep just two minutes into his haircut.

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Dispelling China’s Prosecco confusion

Prosecco producers need to invest more time in cultivating the Chinese market in order to clear up the ‘confusion’ which currently surrounds Prosecco, says the CEO of historic winery, Villa Sandi.

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 No Comments »

China recognizes Bordeaux appellations

The Chinese authorities have now agreed to recognize all Bordeaux AOC still wines as geographical indications (GI) in the latest step to battle counterfeits in the country.

Monday, June 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Moët’s Chinese wine ‘a logistical nightmare’

Moët Hennessy’s new Chinese wine was ‘a logistical nightmare’ and far more expensive to produce than anything else in the group’s wine portfolio, including Château d’Yquem, according to Jean-Guillaume Prats.

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016 1 Comment »

Raising a glass to Cabernet Gernischt

China’s historic winery, Changyu made history by hosting a World Cabernet Gernischt Day at Vinexpo this year in recognition of the mysterious grape variety’s success in China.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Moët Hennessy creates ‘Grange’ from China

Head of Moët Hennessy Estates & Wines, Jean-Guillaume Prats, believes he may have created a new Grange Hermitage – but from China.

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 No Comments »

Wolf Blass teams up with Manchester City FC

Treasury Wine Estates has announced that Wolf Blass is now the official wine partner for Manchester City Football Club covering Asia, Middle East, Africa and Mexico.

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 No Comments »

Magrez targets Asia market with luxury estate tours

French wine magnate, Bernard Magrez has launched his exclusive wine tourism experiences to the Asia market in a bid to target China’s wealthy elite.

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 1 Comment »

ASC hosts e-commerce symposium with Alibaba

During Vinexpo Hong Kong 2016, ASC Fine Wines and the Alibaba Group jointly hosted a symposium to discuss China’s rapidly developing wine e-commerce industry.

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 No Comments »

Vinexpo Hong Kong 2016 in pictures

Lion dances, lashings of wine and the announcement of this year’s Asian Wine Personality award winners – Vinexpo’s Italian-themed show was full of fun, frolics and frizzante.

Monday, May 30th, 2016 No Comments »

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