Wine Business International

Tim Hanni MW/Bob McClenahan

Tim Hanni MW sheds light on how human taste is formed and what it means for the marketing of wine. An interview by Robert Joseph.

8. December 2006 - 12:00

by Dr. Luis Antunes

The Encontro com o Vinho e Sabores , or meeting with wine and flavours, has just closed its doors in Lisbon. Organised by the Revista de Vinhos, one of Portugal´s leading wine magazines founded in 1989, this was the 7th edition of the event,

the largest of its kind in Portugal. More than 10,000 people visited the 200 stands and 300 producers who were present over three days. One was reserved for professional, but two were open to the general public.

8. December 2006 - 12:00

by Hervé Lalau

Although he was only elected as President of Inter Sud in June, Guy Sarton de Jonchay has just handed in his resignation, ostensibly "for personal reasons". The official statement is that his employer, Les Chais Beaucairois, needs

7. December 2006 - 12:00

by Hervé Lalau

According to an internet poll by Opinionway, 71% of European consumers are willing to pay 2 Eurocents more for food and drink, including wine, if it allows them to trace the product. While 84% think that the level of traceability is not adequate today, a full 81% of the panel thinks food and drink must be traceable "as a rule". 57% think traceability is the manufacturer´s responsibility and 49% think it is a governmental responsibility.

7. December 2006 - 12:00

by Daniel López Roca

7. December 2006 - 12:00

by Charles Metcalfe

7. December 2006 - 12:00

by Hervé Lalau

6. December 2006 - 12:00

by Michèle Shah

Exports of Italian sparkling wine to United States are predicted to reach some 15 million bottles this Christmas. This is a reflection of Italy´s total export boom for sparkling wines, which according the statistics of Italy´s Coldiretti reached

6. December 2006 - 12:00

by Tony Aspler

Canadian vintners were bemused by the EU s response to the federal government´s excise cutting initiative to help Ontario and British Columbia´s domestic wine industry and, in particular, to the European commissioner, Peter Mandelson´s

5. December 2006 - 12:00

by Bob Campbell

5. December 2006 - 12:00

by Elsebeth Lohfert

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