Publication: Harpers

First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

LVMH's wine and spirits business drags down overall performance of luxury group

Louis Vutton Moët Hennessy (LVMH) stock price is taking a hit as financial markets react to the conglomerate’s half yearly results announced at close of business yesterday. This morning the stock was trading 6.12% lower, down from yesertday’s close €141.25 ... [Published Harpers - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Douglas Blyde takes a trip back in time with Luxardo and Maraschino liqueurs

In honour of today’s British visitors, the Union Jack is draped alongside the bandiera d’Italia at Luxardo’s distillery near Padua. But both are motionless given the lack of breeze.However, despite this location and the omnipresent Italian flag, the founding ... [Published Harpers - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Brown-Forman celebrates 2014 as one of the most successful years in its 144-year history

Brown-Forman shareholders celebrated yesterday the success of its 2014 financial results which it said was “one of the company’s most successful years in its 144- year history.”Brown-Forman’s chief executive officer, Paul Vagra, said at the annual shareholder ... [Published Harpers - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Oxford Wine Company sign deal to be exclusive UK importer of Downton Abbey wines

Ted Sandbach and Tim North shake hands on the dealOxford Wine Company’s Ted Sandbach and Les Grands Chais de France’s Tim North strike the deal at Bordeaux airportTed Sandbach of the Oxford Wine Company has become the exclusive UK importer for a special ... [Published Harpers - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Vinoteca to offer Riesling by the glass straight from 20-litre kegs

Vinoteca’s Riesling kegCarefully does it: Riesling on tapVinoteca, the London chain of wine bars and restaurants, is introducing what it claims will be the first Riesling to be sold by the keg in the capital.It is the latest venture by the group that ... [Published Harpers - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

The Famous Grouse hopes Commonwealth Games will attract visitors to new distillery

The Famous Grouse, the official whisky provider to the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, is expecting a rise in footfall to The Famous Grouse Experience visitor centre over the next 17 days as the games kickoff today in Scotland.The Famouse Grouse Exp ... [Published Harpers - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Prosecco producer Bisol reveals plans to launch new Venetian wine

Bisol, the leading Italian Prosecoo producer, is to release a Venissa red in 2014, accroding to Matteo Bisol, the director of the family’s Venissa tourism project on the Venetian island of Mazzorbo.He told Harpers.co.uk: “We cannot release too many concrete ... [Published Harpers - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Katie Jones recovers from last year's destroyed vintage to release new 2013 wine

Katie JonesKatie JonesKatie Jones, the English winemaker based in the Languedoc in France, who saw last year’s vintage destroyed by vandals, has successfully released her new 2013 wine which is now available in the UK.Following the attack on her winery ... [Published Harpers - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Geoffrey Dean is blown away by beauty and quality of Switzerland's Lavaux wine region

Patrick FonjallazWhen Patrick Fonjallaz’s grandfather bought a 32,000-litre foudre at the Geneva Exposition of 1897, he got home to find it was too big to fit into his cellar on the northern shore of Lake Geneva. So he built another one, where the magnificently ... [Published Harpers - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Hakkasan teams up with WSET to provide first dedicated sake training course

An increasing demand for sake amongst UK consumers is not being met by the trade, according to Christine Parkinson, head wine buyer at the Hakkasan restaurant group, which has recently put the sommeliers in its London branches through a new WSETdedicated ... [Published Harpers - Jul 24 2014]
Entities: Training, Acidity, London
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

CBI reports strong and growing retail sales figures

24 Jul 2014 |ConsumersConsumersFurther signs the economy is recovering come today with the latest CBI retail figures that show volumes have grown solidly in the year to July and that retailers expect future sales to be even stronger through the summe ... [Published Harpers - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Croatian billionaire Ernest Tolj shares his winemaking adventure

Ernest Tolj is the founder, owner and chief executive of Zagreb’s Eurocable Group, which employs over 200 people making electrical lines and cables for the Central and Eastern European markets. This company, which he started in 1999, has made him a billionaire, ... [Published Harpers - Jul 23 2014]

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UK spirits market is "more polarised than ever” says new William Grant & Sons report"
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Douglas Blyde takes a trip back in time with Lu... [Published Harpers - Jul 25 2014]
LVMH's wine and spirits business drags down ove... [Published Harpers - Jul 25 2014]
Brown-Forman celebrates 2014 as one of the most... [Published Harpers - Jul 25 2014]
Vinoteca to offer Riesling by the glass straigh... [Published Harpers - Jul 25 2014]
Oxford Wine Company sign deal to be exclusive U... [Published Harpers - Jul 25 2014]
Katie Jones recovers from last year's destroyed... [Published Harpers - Jul 24 2014]
The Famous Grouse hopes Commonwealth Games will... [Published Harpers - Jul 24 2014]
Prosecco producer Bisol reveals plans to launch... [Published Harpers - Jul 24 2014]
Geoffrey Dean is blown away by beauty and quali... [Published Harpers - Jul 24 2014]
CBI reports strong and growing retail sales fig... [Published Harpers - Jul 24 2014]
Hakkasan teams up with WSET to provide first de... [Published Harpers - Jul 24 2014]
Croatian billionaire Ernest Tolj shares his win... [Published Harpers - Jul 23 2014]
Marks & Spencer's Japanese wine is going down w... [Published Harpers - Jul 23 2014]
Diageo’s Captain Morgan advert once again banne... [Published Harpers - Jul 23 2014]
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