Wine Business International

Célie Couché, who launched the Bout à Bout reuse scheme

To tackle the problem of bottles ending up in landfill, many European regions are finding ingenious ways to reuse bottles, rather than recycling them. Barnaby Eales reports.

Picture by Winfried Schoenbach
24. March 2019 - 17:30

A team of hopeful German vintners are training hard, getting ready to take on the Vatican soccer team. What are their chances against a team of players who have God on their side?

Jon Moramarco, partner, Gomberg, Fredrikson & Associates
22. March 2019 - 11:30

The wine industry isn't doing enough to grow its consumer base, according to a recent Gomberg, Fredrikson & Associates review. Liza B, Zimmerman reports.

The Magic Box Collection
20. March 2019 - 17:15

Casella Family Brands, the company behind [yellow tail] brought their new Magic Box collection to ProWein.

Ettore Nicoletto, CEO, Santa Margherita Wine Group
17. March 2019 - 17:00

Italy's Lugana is rapidly emerging as a blockbuster white. Ettore Nicoletto, CEO of Santa Margherita Wine Group, has been named president of the Lugana DOC with the goal of taking Lugana to the world.

Meininger Award - This year's winners. (Picture: Sascha Kreklau)
Industry event
17. March 2019 - 6:00

Christof Queisser, Rotkäppchen-Mumm, is Wine Entrepreneur of the Year.

Paul Richer speaking at IWINETC
15. March 2019 - 15:45

Many winery websites are missing key elements, according to a speaker at the recent International Wine Tourism Conference. Paul Richer advises on changes that can have a big payoff.

Broadcaster Monty Waldin on the job
15. March 2019 - 14:45

Podcasts are exploding in popularity, with millions of new listeners downloading them each year. One such podcast is the Italian Wine Podcast, which turns two this month. Felicity Carter reports.

Ilka Lindemann, Weinwelt; Foto: Ralf Ziegler/AdLumina
14. March 2019 - 23:15

Meininger’s Weinwelt magazine, Germany’s top wine consumer publication, turns 20 this year. Editor-in-chief Ilka Lindeman has seen a dramatic change in the world of wine over that time. She speaks to Felicity Carter.

14. March 2019 - 13:00

Heading to ProWein to meet with a US importer? Or are you trying to establish a relationship another way? Roger Morris investigates the best approach.

Frank McKenna via UnSplash
14. March 2019 - 11:00

If Brexit comes to pass, the UK will become a 'third country' as far as the EU is concerned. This means European producers can access special funds to advertise in the wine media and commission PR agencies. The UK could also see a flood of cheap wine. Barnaby Eales reports