US Wine Industry Fights Back With New Marketing Campaigns

It might feel like it’s all gloom and doom in the wine industry right now, but two separate groups are creating positive energy around wine. Felicity Carter reports.

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Will Lawyers Drive the Move Towards US Neo-Prohibitionism?

US campaigners are beginning to talk about litigation against the alcohol industry. Robert Joseph considers some worrying legal precedents.

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The CEEV Wants EU Rules Revamped

The CEEV is advocating for greater influence of the agricultural and wine sectors in Brussels through a manifesto.

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Meininger Introduces Global Spain Tasting

The foreign trade agency ICEX is partnering with MUNDUS VINI, a subsidiary of Meininger, to leverage its expertise in organizing competitions for the international tasting event, the ‘Wines from Spain Awards’.

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Understanding New York’s Wine Network

What happens in New York doesn’t stay in New York — it quickly spreads elsewhere. That’s why having a present in New York City is a must. Jeff Siegel explains the landscape of both state and city.

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Vintage Wine Estates Threatened With Insolvency

The US wine group Vintage Wine Estates (VWE) recently published its quarterly figures; they paint a worrying picture for the company.

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Heidi Mäkinen MW: How to Succeed in Selling Wine in Finland

Heidi Mäkinen talks to Robert Joseph about the unique aspects of the Nordic monopolies and the way tenders work. She also explains the differences between Finland, Sweden, and Norway, as well as varying consumer preferences in these markets.

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South Africa's 2024 Harvest Is a Small One

It's a smaller harvest, but South Africa is in balance.

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Accolade In Negotiations

The Australians from Accolade Wines are reportedly negotiating with both Pernod Ricard and Australian Vintage.

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A New Tool for Regenerative Agriculture

A new tool aims to support winemakers on their journey towards regenerative viticulture and connect them with like-minded individuals.

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