Camping in the Snow for DRC

From New Year's Day, some die-hard wine enthusiasts camped for a month outside the doors of Vinmonopolet in Norway, aiming to get the best selection from the new releases on February 1st. The dream: Domaine Romanée-Conti.

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Vranken Pommery Surpasses Previous Revenue

The champagne house Vranken-Pommery Monopole increased its turnover by 1.2%.

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Grand Crus Worth Over a Million Euros Missing

At the Michelin-starred Parisian restaurant La Tour d'Argent, an inventory check reportedly revealed the absence of more than 80 wine bottles valued at over €1.5m.

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Robert Weil Goes on La Place

The Rheingau wine icon Robert Weil exclusively handles the distribution of "Monte Nostrum" through the Bordeaux network.

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Margaux Launches New Second Wine

2022 marks the first vintage from which Château Margaux has produced a second wine for its Pavillon Blanc.

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LVMH Luxuries Boom: Wines and Spirits Do Less Well

The luxury group Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy (LVMH) has presented its annual results. An overall positive result contrasts with shrinking profits in wine and spirits.

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Champagne Sales Decline

Despite growing export shares, global sales of the prestigious sparkling wine fell by 8.2% in 2023.

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ProWein Business Report: Challenging in Retrospect; Optimistic Looking Forward

Annually, the ProWein Business Report spotlights the wine industry's paramount issues. A unanimous consensus emerges on rising costs as the primary challenge. However, opinions diverge on strategies to counteract consumption decline. Alexandra Wrann reports.

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New AI-Powered Guidance for Wine Investment Emerges

The Virtual Wine Advisor from eWibe recommends wines based on algorithms and AI - not for consumption, but as an investment.

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