Germany

Rumours build over sale of Cava brand Freixenet to Henkell

Henkell has reportedly taken another step closer to acquiring Cava brand Freixenet, with crunch meetings said to be taking place this week.

New additions to The WineBarn’s German portfolio

Award winning German wine importer The WineBarn is holding its annual portfolio tasting in London on Monday 15 January – which will introduce several new additions to the portfolio.

ProWein lays on boats to address hotel price hikes

The organisers of ProWein have chartered four cruise ships to provide accommodation for visitors to the fair amid escalating hotel prices in Düsseldorf.

ASA bans pub’s Nazi-themed ads for German night

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned two Facebook adverts posted by a UK pub ruling that its use of a Nazi soldier to promote a German-themed evening was "inappropriate" and trivialised the events of the Second World War.

Let’s talk about Sekt, baby

December 1st, 2017

Rain saves German hop harvest

September 5th, 2017

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