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Saturday 18 April 2015

Wine

Top offerings by country at ProWein 2015

With all-manner of wine producers from across the globe descending on Düsseldorf next week, db has picked what the 10 top winemaking countries have on offer at the event.

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 2 Comments »

LVMH Champagne staff in harassment case

Several LVMH employees from Champagne houses Krug and Veuve Clicquot have appeared in a Reims court accused of severe bullying and sexual harassment.

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Best value Vin de France selection: the results

We reveal the silver and gold medal winning wines from the Best Value Vin de France Selection following a judging session in Paris last month.

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 No Comments »

ProWein offers ‘targeted search’ for exbibitors

Likened to online-dating for the drinks trade, the newly launched “targetted search” function for exhibitors at ProWein this year will pair businesses in need of each others’ services.

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 No Comments »

HDH announces ‘Celebration of Burgundy’ sale

Hart Davis Hart has announced the date for its annual “Celebration of Burgundy” sale in Chicago which is estimated to fetch US$2-$4 million.

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Top launches at ProWein 2015

Ahead of the global wine event in Düsseldorf next week, db has sifted through the products due to debut at ProWein, selecting the top offerings.

Monday, March 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Villa Maria lightens up

New Zealand producer Villa Maria has become the latest wine brand to add a lower alcohol extension to its range.

Monday, March 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 sexed-up alcohol adverts

From nude harvesters and foot fetishes to cherry-popping and body art – the alcohol industry has unleashed all manner of saucy ads over the years.

Monday, March 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Portugal hits new UK heights

Portuguese wine built on its recent upward curve in the UK last year with a 19% rise in bottled still wine export volumes and 64% growth for sparkling wines.

Monday, March 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Pol Roger adds fizz to Land Rover model

Pol Roger will show off a bespoke project as Champagne sponsor of the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials this September, part of the house’s biggest ever UK marketing activity.

Monday, March 9th, 2015 No Comments »

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