Global wine production is expected to fall by as much as 4% in 2014, despite a rebound in France following last year’s small crop, says a new report from Rabobank. Read more here.
The Power 100 – Top spirits & wine brands, 2014
Only 24 of The Power 100 have witnessed volume declines over the past year. Click for detailed report by Intangible Business. This new found stability is significant for a highly competitive industry.
Veuve Clicquot’s Cellar in the Sea
Veuve Clicquot has submerged a selection of its Champagnes into the Baltic Sea as part of a 50-year ageing experiment, writes Patrick Schmitt. Read more here.
Liquor companies and social media
Liquor advertising at best is a grey area. Does a tweet or a FaceBook post about alcohol constitute advertising? Read more here.