Wine Business International

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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.

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.

Vineyards looking over False Bay/Klein Constantia/WOSA
13. May 2018 - 13:00

South Africa’s drought is so severe that Cape Town has faced the pospect of running out of water. Michael Fridjhon looks at what this has meant for nearby wine regions.