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Saturday 25 October 2014

Japan

Wine world readies for Vinexpo Nippon

With the start of Vinexpo Nippon just over a week away, the full programme of events has been released.

Friday, October 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Japanese blue beer rolled out worldwide

A beer made using seaweed, flowers and the meltwater from icebergs that is naturally blue in colour is now available online.

Monday, October 6th, 2014 No Comments »

BBR appoints new Japan sales director

Simon Staples has been appointed Berry Bros & Rudd’s new sales director for Japan.

Monday, September 29th, 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 »

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 »

Australian Vintage hones in on Asia

With the opening of a new Hong Kong office and signing a distribution deal with COFCO in China, Australian Vintage is ramping up its activities in Asia.

Thursday, September 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine Australia’s Japan tasting a success

Wine Australia’s recent tasting in Japan recorded its highest ever attendance and was hailed as an example of the rising interest in Australian wine in the country.

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Japanese beer sales fall in August

The Japanese beer industry’s woes continued in August with sales of beer and “quasi-beer” falling nearly 10% by volume compared to last year.

Monday, September 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Hong Kong week in pictures

Dancing snow leopards, premium saké by Japanese footballers and moon cakes – the season is just getting started for the Hong Kong drinks industry.

Thursday, September 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Wines of Chile hosts first cool climate seminar in HK

Wines of Chile hosted its first seminar in Hong Kong exploring Chilean terroir and cool climate regions as part of a new push to promote the country’s wine quality in Asia.

Thursday, August 28th, 2014 No Comments »

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