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Patrick McGrath MW, managing director of Hatch Mansfield, sees ongoing margin pressure for suppliers as a major threat, and tips New Zealand and Prosecco for continued growth. This is part of a series of ‘back to school’ reports from leaders across the wine trade.
New Zealand’s wine industry has seen export sales rise 10% in the past year as sales hit a new record of NZ$1.33 billion.
New Zealand’s Mission Estate is targeting UK growth in the independent and on-trade sectors with the appointment of its first UK business development manager.
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New Zealand: it’s not all about Sauvignon Blanc Subscription
The UK remains central to New Zealand’s wine-export strategy as it looks to widen its appeal across all channels of the market. Ahead of this month’s generic UK tasting, Anne Krebiehl looks at its opportunities in 2014