May 23, 2019

Knock opens up about Vinexpo

Australian Knock charmed by Bordeaux offering this year Why do you come to Vinexpo? It is a great fair to meet the right people and look at all your buying options. Both from the producer side, but also a chance to catch up with key…
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May 23, 2019

An Italian outlook

Massimo Lanza has been working for Italy’s premium and most important wine publication Gambero Rosso since 1996. Please tell us a little more about Gambero Rosso? Gambero Rosso is the leading wine guide and magazine in Italy and is also a platform for content, training,…
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May 16, 2019

Reshaping the digital and retail wine offer

Mike Hu shares Tmall’s plans to develop wine offer In 2017, Vinexpo formed a partnership with Tmall, the online retailer that is part of China’s leading digital firm Alibaba. At this year’s Vinexpo Bordeaux, Mike Hu, president of FMCG at Tmall, gave a presentation during…
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May 14, 2019

Singapore’s premium buyer

Pakkirisamy Ganesan dreams of a trip to Beaujolais with Vinexpo Explorer Pakkirisamy Ganesan, a Singapore-based wine buyer, tells us about his business priorities and explains why the introduction of Vinexpo Explorer is valuable. Please tell us about your day to day work/role I look for,…
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May 14, 2019

The Drinks Business 200 cheers

Patrick Schmitt MW has been an integral part of the success and development of The Drinks Business brand as it has grown to be an international publication with separate European and Hong Kong editions. Tell us a bit more about the publication. We’ve just celebrated…
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May 14, 2019

A sophisticated Palate

New wine subscription business offers personalised experience As the 20th edition of Vinexpo Bordeaux got under way, Vinexpo Daily magazine caught up with Nicolas Mendiharat, Founder & CEO Palate Club, and asked him about his new business, market trends and any priorities during the exhibition.…
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May 14, 2019

The buyers insight

We talk to Richard Siddle, former editor of Harpers Wine & Spirit, who is now the co-founder of a new wine and spirits website for the premium on-trade. Please tell us about your new publishing project. The Buyer-net was launched three years ago as a…
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May 13, 2019

The view from Asia

First year for Vietnam at Vinexpo Linh Pham Thi My, Wine Director at T.K. Distribution Corporation an importer and distributor of high quality beverages (Monin, Wines, Sake) headquartered in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam shares a bit more about her role. We taste, select and…
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May 13, 2019

Climate change…yes, it’s real

On Tuesday 14 May, a conference entitled “The impact of climate change on vineyard management and winemaking”, in partnership with Wine Spectator, will be hosted by CNN Paris Bureau Chief Jim Bittermann. We asked Jim how important it is to get this topic on the…
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May 7, 2019

Vinexpo 2019: the Spectator’s viewpoint

Wine Spectator was founded in California in 1976 and is today the world’s leading authority on wine, reaching about 3 million readers worldwide. We asked executive editor Thomas Matthews to tell us more about what he is primarily looking for at Vinexpo this year. As…
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