A pre-Christmas offering of top Californian wines by Armit Wines was hailed a success by the merchant as buyers swooped on Diamond Creek and Bien Nacido.
We run through a few predictions for the fine wine market in 2016, from more Champagne releases to the rise of California and Piedmont.
While dwarfed by the country’s red wine production, a thirst is developing for whites made in Argentina, with both domestic consumption and exports on the rise.
AB InBev UK has pledged to include full nutritional and calorie information on 80% of its beer packaging by the end of 2017.
UK drinks distributor and retailer Conviviality is continuing its recent spending spree, completing its purchase of a majority stake in bar and events company Peppermint.
Veteran actor Gérard Depardieu is to star in a French wine-themed ‘buddy movie’ that is being compared to the hit US film Sideways.
With a new year comes new opportunities and plenty of speculation but what will really change?
New York-based Acker Merrall & Condit is now the largest wine auctioneer in the world, it has claimed, following a record year in which $70 million worth of wine was sold.
Italy and Champagne are hot topics in fine wine at the moment but California, and Napa in particular, is emerging strongly too.
As alcoholic drinks brands seemingly get left behind in the effort to capture consumers’ imaginations, Matt Bennett wonders how booze brands can get their mojo back in 2016.
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