Subscriber login Close [x]
remember me
You are not logged in.

Champagne is no en primeur Bordeaux, warns European Fine Wines

Published:  23 May, 2012

Wine broker and specialist European Fine Wines, is urging consumers not to get carried away with thinking of Champagne as an investment akin the top wines from Bordeaux.

Read more...

LIWF news: CyT UK creates merchandising team

Published:  23 May, 2012

CyT UK has unveiled plans for a new merchandising team that will be tasked with giving independent off-licences more confidence when displaying and talking about wine.

Read more...

Sterling bounces back after IMF suggests UK monetary injection

Published:  23 May, 2012

Sterling came under pressure yesterday but recovered in the afternoon as the International Monetary Fund said the UK needs to consider injecting more money into the economy.

Read more...

LIWF Day 2: your what's on guide

Published:  23 May, 2012

What's on Wednesday May 23?

Read more...

LIWF: Day Two, Live Blog

Published:  23 May, 2012


The events as they happen on day two of the London International Wine Fair at ExCel.

Read more...

LIWF: your what's on daily guide

Published:  23 May, 2012

What's on Wednesday May 23?

Read more...

Commercial wine brands can work in independents

Published:  22 May, 2012

Commercial brands do have a place in independent merchants - but only if the quality stacks up and prices are competitive.

Read more...

Wine trade must recruit more drinkers

Published:  22 May, 2012

A whopping 8.1 million consumers don't drink wine and it's up to the trade to do something about it.

Read more...

BRICs to surge by 80% in red wine in next five years

Published:  22 May, 2012

BRIC markets will grow their red wine sales by 80% in the next five years - according to Euromonitor's Spiros Malandrakis.

Read more...

Treasury Wine Estates launches Beringer Classics to hit premium US wine market in UK

Published:  22 May, 2012

Treasury Wine Estates is launching Beringer Classics in a bid to capture a significant share of the premium £6+ US wine category in the UK.

Read more...

France tops International Wine Challenge leaderboard

Published:  22 May, 2012

The top three gold medal-winning nations in the 2012 International Wine Challenge are reigning champions France with 120, Australia with 69 and Portugal with 55.

Read more...

WSTA hosts Canadian LCBO in London

Published:  22 May, 2012

Representatives from one of the world's largest spirits buyers, the Liquor Control Board of Ontario, are meeting senior figures from the UK trade in London this week.

Read more...

Consumers are too busy to think about wine

Published:  22 May, 2012

The wine industry's problem is that it thinks consumers care more about their product than they actually do, according to the head of research firm The Source.

Read more...

LIWF launch - Morgenrot introduces Crash

Published:  22 May, 2012

Wine and beer importer The Morgenrot Group is rolling out a range of premium wines from the emerging Ribera de Guadiana region of Extremadura in Spain under the label 'Crash'.

Read more...

Day 1 LIWF: live blog

Published:  22 May, 2012

Don't forget to check our live blog for rolling updates of what's been going on each day at LIWF. You can also follow us on Twitter @harperswine #LIWF.

Read more...

France tops the leaderboard at the IWC

Published:  22 May, 2012

The top three gold medal-winning nations in the 2012 International Wine Challenge are reigning champions France with 120, Australia with 69 and Portugal with 55.

Read more...

Sterling drops to two week low

Published:  22 May, 2012

Sterling was fairly range bound yesterday as very little data was released globally - but it weakened to a two week low against the euro.

Read more...

VIDEO: LIWF director on how to get most from fair

Published:  21 May, 2012

Read more...

If Euro collapses investors will move into wine

Published:  21 May, 2012

If the Eurozone collapses, there will be a move into wine from investors, but it will be short-lived - that's according to the Financial Times' investment columnist John Authers.

Read more...

Jancis Robinson picks out lower alcohol, cooler climate and regional varieties as trends

Published:  21 May, 2012

Quality over quantity, celebrating wholesomeness, cutting down on oak and alcohol content, seeking out cooler climates and reintroducing regional varieties are just some of the trends in wine identified by Jancis Robinson MW.

Read more...