Australia

AVL reports ‘tsunami of demand’ for bag-in-box

Australian Vintage has said that there has been a “tsunami of demand” for bag-in-box in UK retail during the lockdown while sales of its new alcohol-free wine are also soaring.

The Hidden Sea launches ocean clean up campaign

Environmentally focused Australian wine brand The Hidden Sea has launched a global campaign to remove one billion plastic bottles from the ocean by 2030.

Wilyabrup sub-region push thwarted

Wine Australia’s Geographical Indications Committee has turned down an application by producers in Wilyabrup to have their Margaret River sub-region officially recognised.

Boxed wine sales on the rise in Australia

Australians have developed a thirst for boxed wine during lockdown, which has resulted in a 21% surge in sales of the convenient, affordable format.

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