Paul Molleman is European director of the Californian Wine Institute. Based in The Hague in the Netherlands, he opened the office 20 years ago. In conversation with Felicity Carter, he discusses how California’s relationship with Europe has grown and changed.
By Adam Lechmere at wine-searcher.com
Rosé, once the poor cousin of the wine world, has become a powerhouse style. Dr Jamie Goode reports on the innovation and experimentation that’s taking place in Provence.
John D. Watkins Jr, CEO of ASC Fine Wines has just released the company’s annual supplier partners letter, which gives a detailed overview of the state of the Chinese market.
By Jennifer Sexton at the Daily Telegraph
U.S. demand is set to drive expansion in the world wine market through 2018 as consumption growth slows in China and traditional markets such as France and Italy contract.
By Elin McCoy at Bloomberg.com
By Larry Walker for Meininger’s Wine Business International
Wine industry leaders are keeping a close watch on the craft beer market, according to a recent report from Wine Market Council, (WMC) an association of wine producers, grape growers, wine importers and distributors.
By Victoria Moore at The Telegraph
By Richard Valdmanis at Reuters
By Massimo Gaia and Francesca Landini at Reuters
By Suzanne Mustacich at Wine Spectator
By Jane Wardell at Reuters.com
By Leslie Gervitz at the BBC
By Bill Swindel at The Press Democrat