Wine Business International

William Wouters, chairman, Belgium Sommeliers Guild

Belgium may be known for its beer, but Belgians are also partial to wine. Hans Kraak looks at what the Belgians drink and where they buy it from.

Vinexpo/Joanna Margan
7. June 2018 - 13:45

Judging from the excitement at Hong Kong Vinexpo last week, the Asian event may be eclipsing the parent event in Bordeaux, says Robert Joseph.

4. June 2018 - 11:30

Robert Joseph has discovered a new super power - raising the blood pressure of winemakers. He explains why he does it.

Silvana Ballotta CEO of Business Strategies
1. June 2018 - 11:30

Lateness, problems with government and questions over how the EU allocates its funding have led to delays in Italy. Michèle Shah reports.

Adam Rogers, IWSR US research director
1. June 2018 - 10:45

Wine sales rose a tiny 1% in the critical US market last year, reports Sophie Kevany. And that didn't come from bottled wine.

29. May 2018 - 15:30

As automation takes over everything from grocery buying to luggage tagging at airports, it was only a matter of time before it came to wine. Liza B. Zimmerman reports.

Albert Bichot Headquarters
27. May 2018 - 15:00

Many consumers don’t even realise that Burgundy makes a sparkling wine. As Roger Morris reports, producers of Crémant de Bourgogne are fighting perceptions on many fronts.

Armando Branchini, study co-ordinator
27. May 2018 - 14:45

A new report from the Altagamma Foundation in Italy suggests that fine wine has a promising and profitable future ahead. Robert Joseph unpacks the report.

20. May 2018 - 15:45

The Royal Wedding this weekend was lovely, says Robert Joseph. Except that there was one thing missing.

20. May 2018 - 15:30

The tropical resort island of Bali is known for its coral reefs, sandy beaches and active volcanoes. It also has a popular winery, as Keren Lavelle discovers.

14. May 2018 - 15:00

Naked Wines’ CEO Rowan Gormley has publicly apologized on Twitter for marketing material that told consumers not to trust wine critics.