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Wolf Blass launches sporting themed campaign

Published:  02 February, 2010

Wolf Blass is launching its largest ever £2 million, sporting themed campaign, which will run throughout 2010.

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Bidders interested in stricken wine merchant

Published:  02 February, 2010

Administrators for Cockburns of Leith say they are hopeful of finding a buyer for Scotland's oldest wine merchant.

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Buckley leaves Oddbins

Published:  02 February, 2010

Staff changes on Oddbins buying team will see Julie Buckley, leave the company and promotions for its two other buyers.

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Clink Wines forges new Australian partnership

Published:  02 February, 2010

Australian wine producer Qualia Wines will join forces in a strategic partnership with UK based, Clink Wines Ltd.

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South Africa increases market share

Published:  02 February, 2010

The UK's love for South African wine is growing after it achieved the largest increase in UK market share during 2009.

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Wines of Germany launches buy direct website

Published:  01 February, 2010

Wines of Germany has re-launched its website for UK trade and consumers which allows direct links to retailers' websites to enable consumers to buy direct.

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Scotland's oldest wine merchant goes into administration

Published:  01 February, 2010

Scotland's oldest wine merchant, Cockburns of Leith, whose customers once included writers Sir Walter Scott and Charles Dickens has been placed into administration.

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Mumbai wine conference plagued by Indian customs issues

Published:  29 January, 2010


Up to 90 Spanish wines were removed by Indian customs on the second day of the three-day Taste food and wine conference held in Mumbai.

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Aussie crush down but exports rise

Published:  29 January, 2010

Australia's grape crush was down 5.4% in 2008-09, according to official data released this week by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

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Rise in alcohol-related deaths

Published:  29 January, 2010

Trade groups have responded to government figures showing a rise in the number of alcohol-related deaths.

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Laurent-Perrier sponsors balcony

Published:  29 January, 2010

Champagne Laurent-Perrier has opted to sponsor a VIP balcony at live music venue Matter in London, as one of its key promotional activities in the UK.

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Drinkaware appoints team of advisors

Published:  29 January, 2010

Alcohol awareness charity Drinkaware has appointed a national advisory panel to advise it on educating consumers about alcohol misuse.

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Wrigley to take over as Majestic chairman

Published:  27 January, 2010

Former New Look chief executive Phil Wrigley is taking over as chairman of Majestic on August 6, when Simon Burke retires after five years in the role.

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Boutique wineries form NZ alliance

Published:  27 January, 2010

Five boutique wineries from New Zealand have banded together in a new marketing alliance, with the aim of promoting premium Kiwi wines from around the world.

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Drinkaware appoints medical panel

Published:  27 January, 2010

Drinkaware has appointed a national advisory panel of medical professionals to mould its work in educating consumers about the misuse of alcohol.

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Aged malt release for Glenfiddich

Published:  27 January, 2010

Glenfiddich has released a new batch of its 30-year-old whisky and a limited number of bottles of 40-year-old.

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Terroirs is runaway winner at Harpers' drink list awards

Published:  27 January, 2010


Terroirs, the London wine bar and restaurant devised by the team at Les Cave de Pyrene which has taken London by storm, was the runaway winner at last night's Drinking out Excellence Awards held at the Soho Hotel by Harpers Wine & Spirit.

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Le Palais du Jardin is Westfield's latest premium restaurant

Published:  26 January, 2010

Le Palais du Jardin is the latest premium restaurant to open at London's Westfield shopping centre offering award winning French cuisine to the already near 50 eateries at the site.

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Scotch wins legal protection

Published:  26 January, 2010

Scotch producers have been given an export boost after Malaysia and Thailand granted permission for the term "Scotch whisky" to be registered and protected as a geographical indication of origin.

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Australian initiative to asses viability of its wineries

Published:  26 January, 2010

With Australia suffering its worst ever grape glut a new initiative has been unveiled to help drain the country's wine lake.

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