screwcaps

Natural cork still reigns supreme in China

In a survey conducted by Wine Intelligence, 61% of those surveyed in both China and the US said they liked buying wine with a cork closure.

Ramondin snaps up screwcap company

Multinational capsule manufacturer Ramondin has snapped Chilean screw cap up producer INESA in order to expand its global reach.

Nutrients not the cause of minerality

Minerality in wine is most likely to stem from volatile thiols or esters and not directly from nutrients in the soil, according to this month’s db.

UK screwcap recycling rate half that of Germany’s

The average recycling rate for aluminium closures has reached 40% in Europe, and as high as 80% in Germany.

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