Wine Business International

Award winners Meininger Award 2018

The 2018 Meininger Award, ‘Excellence in Wine & Spirits’, held at the InterContinental in Düsseldorf, recognises the giants of the wine and spirits industries.

15. October 2006 - 13:00

by Peter Moser

When Austria`s Weinviertel launched its new wine category, Districtus Austria Controllatus or DAC, and with this a clear regional flavour profile for Grüner Veltliner,

15. October 2006 - 13:00

by Charles Metcalfe

Tesco`s wine category has performed as strongly as the rest of the company, which announced half-year results recently up 12.5% on a comparable

14. October 2006 - 13:00

by Bob Campbell

The value of New Zealand s wine sales to the US has grown dramatically in the past decade and is expected to exceed sales to the UK by the end of next year, according to

14. October 2006 - 13:00

by Michèle Shah

A recent ruling by the European court has given the exclusive rights for the name Tokay to the eponymous region in Hungary. Producers in Friuli in northeastern Italy, a region where Tocai

13. October 2006 - 13:00

by James Halliday

A regional supermarket chain in Australia is currently selling wine at prices below that of water. Fisher s in northwestern Victoria is promoting

a red and white pair of wines from local cellars at two Australian dollars (1,20 ) per bottle. With this special offer manager Alan Fisher hopes to aid local grape growers whose market has collapsed in the face of overproduction.

12. October 2006 - 13:00

by Subhash Arora

There is good news for wine drinkers in Mumbai. Since October 1st the Maharashtra government has allowed the sale of wine and beer in supermarkets

11. October 2006 - 13:00

by Alfredo Hervias

Sporting growth of over 30% in the year ending on the 30th of June 2006, Argentina has for the first time overtaken Chile as a the leading supplier

10. October 2006 - 13:00

by Rich Cartiere

Over the past three years Riesling as a category has grown by nearly 75% on the American market and now accounts for almost 2% of total sales in the

10. October 2006 - 13:00

by Ronald de Groot

Otto Lenselink, 56, sold his eponymous Dutch importing company to the Belgian enterprise Fourcroy in 1995. He stayed on as managing director in the

9. October 2006 - 13:00

by Michael Fridjhon

The annual auction of the Cape Winemakers Guild (CWG) is an event which has come to be regarded as a barometer of the health of the top-end of the

South African wine trade. The Guild with a membership of just under 40 of the country\'s top winemakers profiles the boutique and cult wine business, rather than the national wholesaler perspective and the auction, now in its 21st year, reflects this dimension.