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Wednesday 22 October 2014

Hong Kong

Ritchie: Asia still has the edge over the US

Sotheby’s head of wine for Asia and the US, Jamie Ritchie, thinks that the former market has the slight edge over the latter when it comes to the future of the fine wine market despite signs the US is beginning to rally.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Hong Kong and Asia in pictures

Sotheby’s opened a new wine store, Gordon Ramsay jetted into town and db came close at a blind tasting in another busy week in Hong Kong.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Acker’s first HK sale largest of 2014

Acker Merrall & Condit’s first Hong Kong sale of the autumn season proved the continuing health of the Asian auction market.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

New offices for HK merchant

Hong Kong merchant Ginsberg+Chan has moved from Happy Valley and opened new offices in Central.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Cathay explains new ‘Wine Lift’

Cathay Pacific’s general manager for Cargo Sales & Marketing, Mark Sutch, has explained the airline’s new “Wine Lift” programme further.

Monday, September 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Uncorked: Tom Stopford Sackville

Goedhuis’ managing director talks about Pinot Noir, more Pinot Noir and drops a (not-so) subtle hint to Vega Sicilia about a vintage of theirs he needs to try.

Monday, September 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Staples: Chinese wine boom never happened

The widely reported fine wine boom in China never really happened according to Simon Staples of Berry Bros & Rudd.

Friday, September 19th, 2014 4 Comments »

China eases Hong Kong customs headache

Hong Kong has signed a deal with Chinese customs officials introducing an online system designed to dramatically speed up wine shipments to the mainland.

Friday, September 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Ramsay eyeing Macau opening

Gordon Ramsay has said he has “further plans” for Asia, including a venue in Macau in the future.

Friday, September 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Sotheby’s HK shop to draw in new buyers

Sotheby’s hopes that it’s new shop at its headquarters in Pacific Place will draw in clients who do not currently buy wine at its auctions.

Friday, September 19th, 2014 No Comments »

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