Chile’s tourism authorities have issued an advisory saying that most of the country’s tourism facilities are unaffected by the civil unrest gripping parts of the country, but to be prepared for transport delays.
Appellation Marlborough Wine, established in 2018, has recently been trademarked in key global wine markets.
US wholesale alcohol inventories are at an all-time high, according to figures from the US Census Bureau.
French powerhouse Les Grands Chais de France (GCDF) has purchased Maison Desvignes Ainé et Fils near Chablis. According to the company, the September acquisition “will increase the Group’s scale and capacity in the appellation, as well as help to stabilise supply in challenging vintages”.
The market for organic wine is booming. But while demand keeps rising, the supply side seems to be lagging. France is still going strong: 12% of its vineyards are now farmed organically, an increase of one-fifth in 2018, according to the French Agence Bio.
Spanish businessman Pancho Campo was kidnapped and robbed at gunpoint outside Cape Town on Saturday, October 12th.
Michael Clarke, CEO of Australia’s Treasury Wine Estates (TWE), has announced that he will be retiring in 2021, a shock announcement that wiped AUD$1.5 billion ($1.01 bn) from the company’s market value on Monday.
The announcement was made by webcast.
Ettore Nicoletto, Group CEO of the Santa Margherita Wine Group, the Italian wine giant owned by the third generation of the Marzotto family, will be stepping down in April 2020.
Alexandre Callet's quest to keep ice cubes out of wine glasses may seem quaint in these days of wine trade wars, declining demand, and the rise of the neo-Prohibitionists.
But then again, maybe Callet understands something about wine that the rest of the world takes for granted.
The Lexington Hotel in New York City has become the latest venue to install a Moët & Chandon vending machine. Since the first Champagne vending machine debuted in London in time for Christmas 2013, the machines have gradually popped up in luxury destinations worldwide.
A collection of 1,3000 bottles of natural wine is up for auction on iDealwine.com.
As global wine director for the auction house, Sotheby’s, Jamie Ritchie knows a thing or two about wine prices and where the bargains are.
Pierre-Emmanuel Taittinger has stepped down as president of Taittinger Champagne, effective 31 December 2019.The new president is his daughter, Vitalie Taittinger.
If you’ve ever wandered into the wine section of Twitter, you could be forgiven for thinking it was nothing but an endless debate about the merits of commercial wines versus artisanal wines. But it turns out that people use Twitter to talk about wine styles and specific wines.