Alibaba to bring US$200 billion worth of goods into China in five years

Alibaba, the world's biggest e-commerce company, will bring US$200 billion worth of imported goods into China within the next five years to sate consumers’ growing demand for higher-quality products from overseas.

Four wine personalities rewarded for raising recognition of Rioja

Last night, at a dinner in London, four leading wine figures were rewarded for raising the recognition of Rioja in the UK and beyond.

Private Passions: Ready Steady Cook

Paul Beavis, managing director for the UK and export at Champagne Lanson, looks back on his early career as a chef and reveals why working in a kitchen is the closest thing to joining the army.

Portugal records ‘lowest wine production of the last two decades’

Portugal's 2018 wine harvest will be the lowest of the past two decades, according to estimates by the country's National Statistics Institute, placing production at 5.2m hectolitres – a drop of around 22% on the previous year.

Burgundy leads NYC sale

November 20th, 2018

Hospices sale realises £12.6m

November 19th, 2018

The week in pictures

November 16th, 2018

Romanian wine gains PDO status

November 16th, 2018

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