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11/20/14

Greece recently celebrated its "Ohi Day" ("No" day) on October 28 to mark the time when in 1940 the then Prime Minister, Ioannis Metaxas, rejected Benito Mussolini's ultimatum to march troops through Greece. In 2014, much is being said about how Greeks need to say "no" to corruption, which has contributed to the country's on-going economic crisis.

11/20/14

Winemakers from Bordeaux, Burgundy, the Rhône and elsewhere report a challenging but promising year

11/19/14

González Byass is reasserting its commitment to the environment by investing €2.5 million (approximately $3.1 million US) over the next 3 years in a comprehensive corporate sustainability program: "5+5: Caring for the Planet"

11/19/14

This detailed training program taught entirely in English will facilitate the needs of International students who do not speak French, but who desire a French wine education, as well as French natives who want to improve their English all the while studying to become a Wine expert.

11/18/14

Fifty-five per cent of regular wine drinkers who buy from independents say they "really like the range of wines on offer." Thirty-nine percent say they like getting recommendations from shop staff, and 37 percent say they believe the prices offer good value for money. Just as many people say they like to try wines before they buy.

11/13/14

Unless the châteaux come to the party it could be "au revoir" to en primeur.

11/13/14

Lessons learned in two of France's most traditional winemaking regions could help the country as a whole, argues Mike Steinberger.

11/07/14

This has been a good year for Freixenet sales, Ferrer told Efe in an interview, forecasting that the firm will end 2014 with earnings of more than over 10 million euros ($12.4 million).

11/06/14

Château Petrus achieved the highest price per lot in a recent U.S. wine auction, as the market picks up.

11/05/14

One in five Britons aged 25 to 34 admits to drinking an entire bottle of wine to themselves, according to a Harris Interactive poll produced in collaboration with the Grocer.

11/05/14

It is this characteristic open-minded willingness to experiment that has kept a centuries-old company still relevant and interesting.

10/31/14

The land of rooster and port is seeing a welcomed surge in popularity among American wine consumers, according to Impact Databank's yearly wine and spirits report. Reports are that Portugal saw a 21 percent jump in table wine exports to the United States in the first half of 2014 - more than 700,000 cases have been shipped. The significant spike is an encouraging sign, particularly in light of a seven percent increase in exported cases this past year.

10/30/14

Bibendum's acquisition of UK drinks rival PLB and the merger of both businesses has created a supergroup, complete with five divisions, catering to the on and off-trades, independents, specialist beer and spirits and events sectors.

10/30/14

Bibendum Wine Limited has merged with drinks importer the PLB Group to create The Bibendum PLB Group.

10/29/14

Corney & Barrow has raised the alarm after being offered suspicious bottles of a rare Burgundy wine that has previously fetched thousands of pounds at auction.

10/28/14

The Austrian Wine Marketing Board has announced a new three-tier quality hierarchy for the country's sparkling wines as it seek to raise the profile of this style.

10/28/14

As Europe brings its 2014 harvest to a close, few of the key wine regions appear to have escaped the unsettled weather conditions that look set to characterise this vintage.

10/24/14

Tesco has been found to have overstated its profits by £263m, £14m more than first thought, as it revealed today that its post-tax profits are down 92%.

10/24/14

Ex-Somerfield wine buyer Angela Mount questions how Tesco's BWS department will function in the longer term as pressure to make trading plans for next year builds.

10/24/14

The national media's business press has been busy this morning analysing Tesco's half-year 92% drop in pre-tax profits and even larger accounting black hole and looking at ways it can get itself out of the mire and back to leading the UK grocery retail market.

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