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Tuesday 17 January 2017 loc: US

Europe

Champagne growth ‘slowing significantly’ across Europe

Sales of Prosecco in Europe are continuing to grow faster than Champagne in both volume and value, with market analysts reporting slowing growth of Champagne across much of Europe.

Thursday, December 15th, 2016 3 Comments »

Slovenia: The ‘New Old World’ Winemaking Country

It’s not just Melania Trump, wife of the U.S. president-elect Donald Trump, that’s putting Slovenia on everyone’s lips – its wines are also generating buzz in the Hong Kong wine community.

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Coravin: A wine bar in your house

Greg Lambrecht, the founder of Coravin, speaks to dbHK about his inspiration for inventing Coravin and his vision for it to be on everyone’s kitchen top.

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 1 Comment »

UK not starting with ‘blank piece of paper’ post-Brexit, former Trade Minister argues

The UK is not starting with a blank piece of paper when it comes to negotiating trade agreements outside the EU, the former Minister for Trade and Minister for Europe told the wine and spirit industry – and it is not in Europe’s interests to ‘punish” the UK.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Crucial Drinks signs up European distributors

Scottish boutique drinks company Crucial Drinks has appointed two new European distributors as it eyes up international growth.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Casillero del Diablo pushes profit for CYT

Strong sales of Casillero del Diablo have helped push profit at Concha y Toro up 32.2% to Ch$13,248m in the second quarter of 2016, the Chilean wine brand has reported.

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo shares surge after Brexit vote

Diageo’s chief executive made it plain before the Brexit referendum that he wanted Britain to remain a member of the European Union. So why have Diageo’s shares surged in the aftermath of the vote to leave?

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Campari posts strong results in Q1

Gruppo Campari has announced “very positive results” in the first quarter of the year with €327.4 million in sales.

Monday, May 9th, 2016 No Comments »

UK drinks trade backs remaining in the EU

The UK wine and spirits trade has overwhelmingly come out in support of Britain remaining in the European Union.

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 1 Comment »

Brexit poses risk to the ‘booze cruise’

Britain leaving the European Union could see the end of cross-channel journeys for cheap alcohol, travel experts have claimed.

Monday, March 21st, 2016 No Comments »

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