Building wine brands in China requires a novel approach, but few labels are ready for the market, according to Wine Intelligence co-founder Richard Halstead.
As we move into a new year for collectible drinks, we look back at the top 10 fine wine trends of the past 12 months.
Acker Merrall & Condit’s Hong Kong auction has placed China as the strongest buyers’ market in Asia, as bidders snapped up nine of the top 10 lots.
Karen Chen has joined Shanghai-based fine wine importer and distributor ASC Fine Wine.
Australia’s national postal service has teamed up with online wholesaler 1688.com to export the country’s wines into China.
Police have deemed it “one of the most expensive car crashes in China’s history,” as a drunk driver lost control and crashed his Koenigsegg Agera R.
British brewer and pub operator Greene King has nearly doubled its half-year profits in the six months to mid-October, the group announced on Wednesday.
China is set to leapfrog the US and UK in a matter of months to become Chile’s largest wine market, according to Julio Alonso, Asia director at Wines of Chile.
With an extra 16 million wine drinkers forecast to join the trendsetting American market in the next 10 years, it’s a country that the trade cannot afford to ignore.
China’s imported wine drinking population has doubled since 2012, and the new consumers are mainly under 30 and female.
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