Wine Business International

Warwick Estate

International investors have been seeking high-end wine estates for their portfolios and now they’ve turned their sights on South Africa. Michael Fridjhon reports.

Willi Klinger by WK Zinner/ÖWM
17. July 2018 - 11:45

Austria, a country with a highly fragmented wine industry and no big hero brand, has developed a fine wine reputation and is achieving high average prices for its wines. How did they do it? Felicity Carter reports.

Marco Mazzini, global director, Martini Sparkling Wines
17. July 2018 - 11:00

Sales of sparkling wine continue to soar. According to Marco Mazzini of Martini, the growth is set to continue - and will even penetrate some unexpected markets. He spoke to Felicity Carter.

16. July 2018 - 14:30

Exactly where does wine sit in the economy - and should producers care? Robert Joseph shares his thoughts.

16. July 2018 - 10:45

Genagricola has bought two forests in Romania, intending to preserve their biodiversity.

4. July 2018 - 16:00

A move away from the keyboard to voice commands means winemakers will have to think carefully before they name a wine, suggests Robert Joseph.

Chris Indelicato, Delicato Family Vineyards
4. July 2018 - 14:30

Chris Indelicato is President and CEO of Delicato Family Vineyards and presides over one of California’s fastest growing wineries. A licensed accountant, he knows all about making wine profitable. He shares some insights with Felicity Carter.

3. July 2018 - 9:15

Japanese winemakers threatened with deportation from France become cause célèbre of the wine industry. Barnaby Eales reports.

Clare Valley Cabernet Sauvignon by Taryn/Wikicommons
2. July 2018 - 9:15

Viticulturist Dr Richard Smart is worried that relying on so few wine grape varieties is dangerous. The solution? He wants your help.

1. July 2018 - 15:15

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Stefano Ferrante, chief winemaker, Zonin1821
1. July 2018 - 15:00

European companies like Italy's Zonin1821are looking for new winemaking opportunities. Their eyes have fallen on Chile. Felicity Carter attends a tasting of the new range.