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01/21/16

he Argentine wine industry is finally breathing a sigh of relief, according to the most recent Rabobank Wine Quarterly report. High inflation, a strong peso and taxes on exports has created significant hurdles for the Argentine wine industry over the past several years, but the new president took radical actions at the end of December 2015 which dramatically alter Argentina's competitive positioning.

01/20/16

Chile's most promising point of difference is its diversity of soils and ability to produce a vast range of styles, but the country still suffers from a lack of identity, believes the marketing manager of its biggest producer Concha Y Toro, Isabel Guilisasti.

01/12/16

Chile's hold on the British wine industry could slip because of the country's focus on bulk wine production and increasingly hostile price wars, a leading producer has said.

01/07/16

While dwarfed by the country's red wine production, a thirst is developing for whites made in Argentina, with both domestic consumption and exports on the rise.

12/16/15

Chile's leading producers need to innovate and make the kind of wines consumers are asking for, one local winemaker has warned.

12/10/15

The amount of Argentine wine being sold in the UK off-trade has increased by more than a quarter in the last 12 months, new figures reveal.

12/02/15

China is set to leapfrog the US and UK in a matter of months to become Chile's largest wine market, according to Julio Alonso, Asia director at Wines of Chile.

12/01/15

Chile's Valdivieso winery, together with its distributor Bibendum PLB, have appointed Jonas Tofterup as brand ambassador and export manager for the UK and Europe.

11/30/15

Following a five-year major research project to identify the best Carmenère clone for producing top quality wines in Chile, Mario Pablo Silva, president of Wines of Chile and MD of Casa Silva, affirms the potential of the variety.

11/30/15

As a U.N. conference in Paris next week tries to limit climate change, wine makers from France to Australia are already changing their time-honoured methods, or even uprooting whole vineyards, as long-established weather patterns alter and the temperature rises.

11/24/15

Concha y Toro's Frontera brand is to become the official wine of The BRITs, the UK's annual music awards ceremony.

11/19/15

More than 500 participants from 11 different countries attended the scientific and technical presentations on the latest vitivinicultural innovations.

11/06/15

Diageo is selling its entire Argentine wine business including its Navarro Correas and San Telmo brands to Gupo Peñaflor, continuing its strategy to offload its wine arm.

10/28/15

Chilean winery Palo Alto is launching a new campaign to help give different communities throughout the country access to water.

09/23/15

The country begins to dig out; wine industry is largely unscathed, but one Elqui Valley winery suffers big loss

09/18/15

Winemakers in Chile have reported minimal damage to their wineries and stocks following a devastating earthquake on Wednesday that killed eight people

09/17/15

As Chile aims to drive its image upscale in the global wine market, Chilean winemaker Carolina Wine Brands has been taking up the challenge.

09/17/15

It seems surprising, but as recently as a generation ago, women in Argentina were kept at arm's length by the wine industry. But today, as Amanda Barnes writes, the country is nurturing some of the brightest female winemaking talent in the world.

09/15/15

Accolade Wines has announced its acquisition of Chilean wine producer Viña Anakena, extending its footprint further into the New World.

09/11/15

Wines of Chile president Mario Pablo Silva has set out a revised global export strategy to guide the country's wine industry for the next decade.

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