Wine Sales Bumper Year

More China Wine Market News… Spanish Wines sales enjoyed the highest growth to Hong Kong EVER SEEN during the first half of 2013 according to Observatorio Español del Mercado del Vino (OEMV). The superb data

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NYC ZACHYS WINE SELLER – LAUNCHES IN CHINA

More China Wine Market News… Reflecting the steady growth in well heeled Chinese customers demanding quality wines, New York-based merchant and auctioneer Zachys has just launched an online retail business in Hong Kong, with a

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Confidence in China Continues to Rise

More China Wine Market News… Wine and spirits Producers targeting China are revealing they are enjoying double digit growth and are now beginning to feel that it is just the beginning of the vast market growth. ‘Our message is

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NZ winemakers Woo Chinese Women

More China Wine Market News… “We’re seeing exponential growth in China in the last few years.” The younger drinkers, particularly 25- to 35-year-old women, are a very important target group for us.” Announced Chris Yorke,

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Kerry Wines Partner for New Online Store

More China Wine Market News… Reflecting the continued boom in wine demand in Hong Kong and China, the South China Morning Post just announced the launch of its new e-commerce website, in partnership with premium

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USA Winemakers Determined to Compete

More China Wine Market News… With sales of wine in China reaching USD$41 billion in 2012, up 22% from a year earlier, according to research firm Euromonitor International, USA winemakers are determined to get a

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Chinese Buyers Leading International Wine Sales

More China Wine Market News… The sheer purchasing power of China’s new wealthy has transformed the world wine market forever. ‘As the demand for wines becomes greater from this new market, naturally the prices will rise,’said

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Smaller Labels Enjoy Growing Market Share

More China Wine Market News… Sophisticated Chinese wine buyers are increasingly looking for lesser known labels to ‘discover something new’ to impress friends and business colleagues. A distinct move away from ‘flashy goods’ including the

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Winemakers Reaping the Benefits

More China Wine Market News… Success breeds success, and CWSA winners are showing the world how it’s done. “The CWSA medal wins are such a fantastic result for the Wolf Blass winemaking and viticultural teams given

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White Wine Determined to Match Red Success

More China Wine Market News… New Zealand winemakers plan to capitalize on the growing Chinese taste for Western sophistication and Villa Maria’s Charlotte Read is passionate about the potential for NZ sauvignon blanc to make

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Treasury Wine Loving China

More China Wine Market News… Treasury Wine Estates Ltd. (TWE), the world’s second-largest wine company, expects China to overtake the U.S. as the biggest wine market globally. ‘The challenge we have now is we just don’t

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Treasury Wine’s Fruitful Chinese Research

More China Wine Market News… Treasury Wine Estates Ltd. (TWE), Australia’s largest winemaker, plans to boost their share of Chinese gift sales.The company spent several hundred thousand dollars last year researching China’s wine-buyers, said David Dearie, chief executive

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Producers Priorities Eastwards

More China Wine Market News… “Australian fine wine is flying in China at the moment. We’re successfully distributing our wines through The Wine Republic in China, which we co-own, Darren Rathbone told The Drinks Business.

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China Growth Guarantee

More China Wine Market News… It’s official, China has seen the world’s fastest growth in wine consumption and will continue to do so, according to IWSR (International Wine and Spirit Research). There was a leap

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Chinese New Year Boosts Wine Sale

More China Wine Market News… Chinese New Year (CNY) is ALL about food and prosperity – and that is excellent news for wine producers. Banquet celebrations with family, friends and business associates are now filling diaries

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Wine Hits Prime Time in China

More China Wine Market News… Wine is more glamorous and exciting then ever in China, and to satisfy this insatiable interest the first Chinese TV series based on the CWSA Chinese wine buyerstopic of wine

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Can Sparkling Achieve Success?

More China Wine Market News… The red wine market is booming and buying wine has become a symbol of good fortune and social status in China. However, champagne – associated with luxury and power for

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Enormous Potential for Producers

More China Wine Market News… “For more than two years, China has been the top market by value for cognac and, when you think about the growth of the Chinese economy, that opens up some

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China Style – Shop, Spend, Sip

More China Wine Market News… Rising incomes have driven demand for wine, making China a lifeline for European and American vineyards whilst the global crisis has battered traditional markets. As people watch their spending across

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USA down, China up for Australian Wines

More China Wine Market News… The Australian wine producers that are expected to excel in the future will be those with a high value-add, high-quality product that appeals to the increasingly affluent Chinese middle class

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Bordeaux to Promote Mid-Range Wine in China

More China Wine Market News… China’s wine market is maturing, with customers diversifying tastes from costly wines to cheaper ones, and so Bordeaux plans to promote mid-range wine in the Chinese mainland to grab more

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German Wine Finally Pushing Forward in China

More China Wine Market News… Maximin Grünhaus, named Germany’s Winemaker of the Year has just entered their products into the China Wine Awards Best Value 2013. Known as German wine royalty, they regularly receive European

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United Wineries Looks to China for Growth

More China Wine Market News… The Spanish Bodegas Unidas has restructured its management team as it draws attention away from the UK and other mature markets to the fastest growing economy of China. Richard MacAdams said:

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US Wineries Target Mid Price Chinese Buyers

More China Wine Market News… With French imports continuing to dominate at the high-end of China’s booming wine market and domestic players battling it out at the low-end, US winemakers have moved quickly to occupy the

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New Zealand is Ready for China

More China Wine Market News… ‘China is an emerging market and is a key focus for wine producers now, says Paul Brajkovich, from Kumeu River Wines. ‘Everybody in the wine industry is looking at China

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Chile Eye’s East

More China Wine Market News… It is a bright, spring morning in Chile’s Maipo Valley and at the sprawling vineyard of Cousiño Macul, one of Chile’s smaller wine producers, a tour guide asks visitors to

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CWSA Medal Winners

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CWSA in CNN

Click For More CWSA Winners International Press China Wine Awards was found in CNNGo.com “China Wine Awards: The perfect wine for China” If you’ve heard of Sangiovese, odds are you’re not from China. For Chinese

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CWSA Medal Winners Stand Out On Shelves

More China Wine Market News… This week Bordeaux’s Chateaux Cazeau was spotted proudly shining on the shelves of Park n’ Shop (Hong Kong’s leading retail chain) wearing their official CWSA Best Value 2013 Medal Stickers. Instantly recognisable

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CWSA Medal Stickers Boosting Sales by 81%

More China Wine Market News… Wine and spirits bottles proudly wearing CWSA Medal Stickers enjoy a 81% increased chance of being considered for purchase by Chinese professional buyers according to a survey conducted by CCP,

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Fame and Fortune for CWSA Winners

More China Wine Market News… The Chinese and International coverage of the CWSA 2013 has totally exceeded expectations giving well deserved recognition to CWSA winners. Major media outlets include the BBC, Hello Magazine, Wall Street Journal and 100+ regional and local press.

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China Buyers Take Over at Vinexpo

More China Wine Market News… Exhibitors couldn’t help to notice the incredible numbers of Chinese visitors at this year’s recent Vinexpo Bordeaux, France. More than 50% of visitors wearing BUYER passes were in town to

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CWSA Winners Showcase Success

More China Wine Market News… CWSA winners, Royal Dragon Vodka, celebrated their first year anniversary in Hong Kong at the uber cool Dragon i nightclub in fabulous style. Since their CWSA win in 2012 they

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CWSA 2013 Entries Break Records

More China Wine Market News… ‘Judges of the CWSA are all buyers for the Greater China market. They therefore represent a true understanding of what will sell in this highly lucrative market’ DRINKS BUSINESS. Wine and

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CWSA Medals Matter

More China Wine Market News… This week the whole wine world has been taking about CWSA Best Value 2013 medal winners. See some of the widespread media on www.cwsa.org/press/. A significant double page article in conjunction

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Media Coverage Exceeds Expectations

This week major brands and lesser known boutique family labels have been making waves in the international and Chinese press. Getting Gold at the CWSA is big news and attracts attention far and wide. Vinicola

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CWSA Best Value Results

More China Wine Market News… Australia exceeded their 2012 medal haul at this year’s competition winning a total of 219 medals including an impressive 168 Double Gold and Gold Medals.  France continued its success scooping

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CWSA Winners in the Press

More China Wine Market News… The Chinese and International media take the CWSA seriously and trust the results. More than 35 press – journalists and photographers attended the recent CWSA Best Value and this week there are impressive full

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[Yellow Tail] Debut at the CWSA

More China Wine Market News… “China is a definite growth market”  says the creator of [Yellow Tail], John Casella, MD of Casella Wine who is responsible for producing one in five of every Australian bottle

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Value & Quality Growth

More China Wine Market News… Legacy Wine & Spirits International, US and China based importer and wholesaler of fine wines in China since 2008, just announced that they intend to take advantage of the changing

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