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.

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

Issue 3 of Meininger’s Wine Business International is now available - and we will air mail it to you, no matter where you are in the world. Just look at all the great stuff you'll get:

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.

29. June 2018 - 12:15

US private equity firm The Carlyle Group is to buy a majority stake in Spanish giant Codorniu. Barnaby Eales reports.

29. June 2018 - 10:00

Is it time to give up on points, ratings and medals? Or do they work for consumers? Robert Joseph offers a controversial opinion.

28. June 2018 - 17:15

The winners of the Best of Riesling competition, held in Germany, have been announced.

Chateau Corton Grancey
28. June 2018 - 16:30

Some wine buyers are shipping wines to export markets in dry containers, instead of the more expensive reefer containers. Louis Latour have found a way to tackle the problem. Barnaby Eales reports.

MBA graduates, Weincampus Neustadt, 2018
25. June 2018 - 11:00

A transfer of wealth between generations is happening that will not only upend the wine industry, but Europe’s economic landscape. Felicity Carter tries to find out more.

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.