Cork

Storing wine on its side is nonsense, says scientist

Storing wine on its side won’t prevent corks drying out, and may even accelerate their degeneration, according to Amorim’s director of R&D, Dr. Miguel Cabral.

Close range: the latest trends in stoppers

The closures industry is a fast-moving one, with manufacturers continually investing in improving their products. Sally Easton MW looks at the current market, and highlights new ideas, such as plant-based stoppers and anti-counterfeiting measures.

APCOR leader declares ‘historic moment for cork’

Citing growth in shipments of cork closures and industry guarantees of TCA-free products, APCOR head João Rui Ferreira has declared we are "living in a historic moment for cork".

Wine List Confidential Awards 2018: The winners

We reveal the winners of 2018's Wine List Confidential Awards following a ceremony on Monday this week at the London Wine Fair.

The greenest businesses of 2017

December 19th, 2017

China driving a return to cork

September 20th, 2017

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