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Saturday 13 February 2016

Cognac

DJ Etienne de Crécy launches ‘French Touch’ Cognac

The house DJ who defined the ‘French Touch’ genre along with artists like Daft Punk and Cassius has teamed up with Martell to launch a limited edition Cognac label.

Thursday, February 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne and Cognac boost French exports

Fizzing Champagne and Cognac sales last year helped to boost French wine and spirits exports, with Champagne values sales up 12.1% to €2.7bn.

Thursday, February 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Rémy returns to growth in third quarter

Spirits producer Rémy Cointreau has bounced back from a poor first half of 2015/16, posting 3.2% organic growth in the latest three months to 31 December.

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Macallan vertical for sale in HK

Sotheby’s first Hong Kong sale of 2016 will feature a vertical of The Macallan and a Jeroboam of Louis XIII.

Thursday, January 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Spink shines spotlight on spirits

Spink China will introduce an eclectic range of aged spirits including rum, Cognac and whisky at its upcoming January auction in Hong Kong.

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Luxury spirits value to double by 2020

The value of the global luxury spirits market will have nearly doubled between 2010 and 2020, new figures have revealed.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Martell keeps premium focus on China

Martell Cognac is pinning its hopes on recruiting new high-end consumers in China, despite the country’s crash in Cognac consumption in recent years.

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Chinese customs seize 520k bottles of Cognac

Customs officials have seized 520,000 bottles of Louis Royer Cognac, worth an estimated 400 million yuan (£41m), imported illegally into China’s mainland.

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Instil Drinks Co to triple spirits range

Instil Drinks Co, the beer and spirits arm of the Bibendum PLB Group is set triple its portfolio of craft and world spirits next year.

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Distribution problems holding back Rémy

French spirits producer Rémy Cointreau has announced its value sales shrank 5.9% in the first half of 2015, which it blames on distribution changes in its key markets.

Friday, October 16th, 2015 No Comments »

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