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Sun, 08/18/2019 - 14:18

The next issue of Meininger's Wine Business International will be out shortly. Here's a sneak preview of what's in the magazine - plus an opportunity to see your product featured.

Issue 4 of Meininger’s Wine Business International magazine is rolling off the printing press and


Mon, 08/12/2019 - 15:02

New rules for a pictogram that warns pregnant women against drinking alcohol are being debated out in France. Sophie Kevany reports.

Agreement on new rules for a pictogram that warns pregnant women against drinking alcohol could be reached wh


Sun, 08/11/2019 - 16:48

A sparkling wine made in complete darknes?  A Slovenien winery says they have done it.

Slovenian winery Radgonske Gorice have released a sparkling wine they say has been made in complete darkness.


Sun, 08/11/2019 - 16:42

More people are paying more money for their wine than ever before, according to a new report. But there are clouds on the horizon.

The global wine market value has increased by 1.2% in the past year, while the value per bottle of wine is also growing, according to a new Compass report f


Sun, 08/11/2019 - 16:34

Penfolds isn't just celebrating its 175th anniversary, but also its success in the Chinese market.

The Penfolds Collection 2019, released Thursday, 8th August, has been greeted with rave reviews by critics.


Tue, 08/06/2019 - 16:53

The Schloss Wachenheim Group, one of Europe’s largest suppliers of sparkling wines, has acquired Pieroth Retail.

The Schloss Wachenheim Group, one of Europe’s largest suppliers of sparkling wines, has acquired Pieroth Retail.


Thu, 08/01/2019 - 16:48

The Consorzio Doc delle Venezie has announced that no more vineyards can be created in its area, for a period of three years, starting on 1 August 2019. 

The Consorzio Doc delle Venezie has announced that no more vineyards can be created in its area, for a period of three years, starting on 1 August 2019. 


Wed, 07/31/2019 - 16:22

Simon J Woolf and Rebecca Gibb MW have been shortlisted for the prestigious wine communication awards.

Meininger’s contributors Simon J. Woolf and Rebecca Gibb MW have been shortlisted for the prestigious 2019 Roederer Awards, which received more than 600 entries.


Thu, 07/25/2019 - 16:25

Australia is selling less wine to the world, but earning more money for it.

Americans are warming to Australian wines once again, with exports to the USA growing


Wed, 07/24/2019 - 16:43

ProWine, the annual wine exhibition held in Shanghai, is seeing registration growth.

ProWine China appears to have hit it


Thu, 07/18/2019 - 12:02

An influx of registrations for Wine Paris 2020 suggests the birth of a new international fair. 

More than 1,800 exhibitors have alre


Thu, 07/18/2019 - 10:59

Montblanc, the luxury German pen company, is to sponsor the Emerging Wine Writer category of the Loius Roederer Wine Writer Awards.

The Louis Roederer Wine Writer Award


Wed, 07/17/2019 - 16:34

Sophie Kevany reports on a Champagne with a unique consumer benefit.

In the same month Swiss scientists found that


Fri, 07/12/2019 - 11:14

Wealthy collectors are looking beyond Burgundy, finding value once more in Bordeaux.

Rare wines from Burgundy triumphed at a Sotheby’s auction in Lo


Mon, 07/08/2019 - 16:46

The Conegliano and Valdobbiadene hills, the home of Prosecco, were added to UNESCO's World Heritage list on Sunday.

Italy’s Prosecco hills of Conegliano and Valdobbiadene have been added to UNESCO’s World Heritage list, it was announced yesterday. The hills are the 55th Italian site to be added to the register.


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