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Sunday 7 February 2016

Hennessy

Moët CEO pays out millions to Vivino app

Wine app Vivino has seen £17.3 million of new investment poured into the company, with the majority coming from the CEO of luxury drinks producer Moët Hennessey.

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Star Trek star sees off £7k of alcohol

Karl Urban, who plays Leonard McCoy in the most recent Star Trek film franchise, spent nearly £7,000 on Champagne and spirits in Cardiff on Saturday.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 travel retail drinks brands

The International Wine & Spirits Research has released its 2014 report on duty free trends of 2013, and with it the world’s biggest travel retail brands.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Cognac lines up rare gems for charity

Cognac’s annual “La Part Des Anges” charity auction, which features rare, highly collectible expressions, will open to online bidders for the first time this year.

Monday, August 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Hennessy extends stay of pop-up boutique

The House of Hennessy pop-up boutique at Heathrow’s Terminal 5 will stay open until the end of March following “extraordinary interest.”

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Ukrainian ex-leader shows expensive taste

A glimpse into the lavish palace of deposed Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has revealed his taste for prestige cuvée Champagne, luxury Cognac and Jack Daniel’s.

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Hennessy wins Chinese trademark case

Cognac producer Hennessy has successfully sued Beijing Yan Wei Hong Trading Cooperation for trademark infringement and unfair competition.

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 No Comments »

The week in pictures

A striking crystal “orgue” features alongside Champagne, Barolo and vodka in this week’s round-up of what’s been going on in the drinks trade.

Friday, November 15th, 2013 No Comments »

Hennessy opens first pop-up store

The House of Hennessy at Heathrow’s Terminal Five is the first boutique opened by Hennessy outside the Cognac region, and the first liquor pop-up for World Duty Free.

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013 No Comments »

The top 10 travel retail brands

The International Wine & Spirits Research (IWSR) has released its 2013 Travel Retail Summary Report, which is an overview of duty free trends from 2007 to 2012.

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 No Comments »

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