Manuel de Novaes Cabral, IVDP President

IVDP: the growing importance of Port in modern times Subscription

07 Oct 2014 | By Erin Smith

The Instituto dos Vinhos do Douro e Porto (IVDP) has been around since the 18th century and president Manuel de Novaes Cabral tells Erin Smith he still sees his mission intrinsically linked to helping protect Portuguese wine and particularly Port.


Sogrape

Sogrape's Fernando Guedes: building Port’s presence in the UK market Subscription

06 Oct 2014 | By Erin Smith

Sogrape Vinhos, owner of one of the most recognisable Port brands in world, Sandeman, has been ever so quietly rebuilding the relationship that Britain has with Port, as he tells Erin Smith.

Flight or Fight for Fortified

Ports, sherries and fortifieds get ready for Christmas Subscription

03 Oct 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

The tapas craze helped boost sherry sales temporarily but the category is now in decline, and Port is still struggling to shake its fusty and festive image. Gemma McKenna and Erin Smith look at how fortified wines can carve a niche

Paul Symington

Portugal’s wine industry struggling for survival, says Paul Symington

05 Jun 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

Portugal’s wine industry is being decimated by high costs of production and regulation and “something’s gotta give”, says leading Douro producer Paul Symington.

Paul Symington

Port wine producer Symington Family Estates releases three ‘en primeur’ 2012 Ports

25 Apr 2014 | By Erin Smith

Symington Family Estates is releasing three very limited 2012 Ports that are up for sale prior to the public release of the wines, which in some cases won’t be available to the market until 2020 at the earliest.

Tesco

TescoGate Special Report: how will retailers and suppliers work together in the future Subscription

17 Oct 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

Leading analysts and trade experts are divided over whether the Tesco accounting scandal will have ramifications for the wider trade. Some say there will be “no change whatsoever” in the retail landscape, while others say the change will be “seismic”.

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