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Government publishes post-Brexit export plans

The government has sought to calm fears over UK trade following Brexit by publishing a template to boost exports of British booze globally.

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 No Comments »

UK wine trade: ‘the best of times, the worst of times’

It’s ‘the best of times and the worst of times’ for UK wine businesses, according to Andrew Hawes, managing director of London-based wine shipper Mentzendorff.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Things to do during National Champagne Week

Next week is National Champagne Week, so we are raising a toast to highlight the top fizz-focused events taking place in the UK.

Friday, September 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Trentodoc needs to promote itself internationally

Trentodoc is “a denomination that we need to promote more outside Italy”, declared Matteo Lunelli, the president of Trentodoc’s biggest producer, Ferrari, on Thursday this week/yesterday.

Friday, September 30th, 2016 1 Comment »

Franciacorta ‘must recruit good ambassadors’

Franciacorta must recruit strong ambassadors if it is to build momentum in key export markets such as the UK, one of the region’s leading producers has said.

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Trend for sparkling Albariño on the rise

The trend for sparkling Albariño is on the rise as winemakers in Rías Baixas in northwest Spain seek to capitalise on the global popularity of sparkling wine.

Friday, September 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Hot drinks trends set to hit the UK in 2017

We’ve had the gin boom, the coffee boom, the Japanese whisky boom – but what are the hot new trends for 2017? Dawn Davies MW and Sukhvinder Singh of The Whisky Exchange give db the low-down….

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Viña Undurraga relaunches premium sparkler in UK

Viña Unduraggo has relaunched a new premium sparkling wine into the UK market, a year after withdrawing its best-selling entry-level sparkling wine from Majestic.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Olympic summer boosts supermarket Prosecco sales

Sales of sparkling wines have helped fuel supermarket growth over the summer according to the latest figures from Kantar Worldpanel.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Hole in the middle’ of the Cava category

There is a “hole in the middle” of the Cava category at the moment with too much focus on the top and the bottom ends of the market, according to one producer.

Friday, September 16th, 2016 No Comments »

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