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Monday 2 March 2015

Europe

Nyetimber to release single vineyard sparkler

English sparkling wine estate Nyetimber is to release a single vineyard wine this year, modelled on the “clos” concept in Champagne.

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 No Comments »

Champagne slowdown blamed on Eurozone

With Champagne reporting a 6.5% decline in shipments for the first half of 2012, a report has called on producers to reduce their reliance on European markets.

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 No Comments »

Nigeria’s pop at Europe

The Champagne is flowing faster in Africa’s second-largest economy, but a lot of marketing is strangely still focused on conspicuous consumption in austerity Europe

Monday, December 10th, 2012 Comments Off

Agwa de Bolivia celebrates end of the world with global party

The end is nigh and Bolivian liqueur Agwa de Bolivia is encouraging the world to “party like there’s no tomorrow”.

Friday, November 23rd, 2012 No Comments »

Rabobank points out “hidden gem markets”

Rabobank has reminded the trade not to ignore emerging markets such as Nigeria and Mexico as attention becomes increasingly fixed on the Far East.

Friday, November 23rd, 2012 No Comments »

Currency watch: Back to business for victorious Obama, as Europe struggles on

Now that President Obama has secured a landmark second term in the White House, its back to business as usual, with the upcoming “fiscal cliff” problem the top priority.

Friday, November 9th, 2012 No Comments »

Global wine production hits 37-year low

Global wine production has slumped to a 37-year low after difficult growing conditions in Europe have led to severely reduced harvests.

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 No Comments »

France plans huge beer tax increase

French President François Hollande is planning massive tax increases on beer, which could hit brewers across Western Europe.

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 1 Comment »

AIM conference tackles education gap

Alcohol in Moderation held its 21st anniversary conference on alcohol education for young people and the continued development of non-alcoholic beers and wines.

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012 No Comments »

Wine shoppers most likely to experiment

Beer and cider drinkers are more likely to opt for smaller brands while wine buyers are the most likely to experiment.

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 No Comments »

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