May 28, 2018

Vinexpo Daily – Day 1 Edition

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May 28, 2018

Passion for the Natural

World of Organic Wines! Growing in Importance The production of organic and biodynamic wine is becoming increasingly important, underpinned at Vinexpo Hong Kong by WOW! (World of Organic Wines!). Visitors will have the chance to discover some highly interesting products on show here for the first time. A great example is…
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May 28, 2018

Celebrating 20 Years Together

Vinexpo’s organisers have come up with a novel idea to underline the 20th  anniversary of the show in Hong Kong. 20 milestone images, marking the 20 virtues that have helped position Vinexpo Hong Kong as the benchmark trade show in Asia-Pacific make up an inspiring panorama – a way of thanking everyone who has…
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May 28, 2018

Programme – Day 1

TUESDAY 29 MAY 2018 10:00am – 11:30am GRAND CERCLE DES VINS DE BORDEAUX – VINTAGE 2015 Masterclass – Free admission Level 1 / N104-105 10:00am – 11:30am UNVEIL SOME OF THE MYSTERIES OF “CLIMATS“ DE BOURGOGNE Masterclass – Free admission Level 1 / N106-107-108 10:00am – 11:30am…
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May 28, 2018

Savour the Wares of the Country of Honour

AUSTRALIA @ VINEXPO HONG KONG 2018 Each day of Vinexpo will see a plethora of Australian wine master classes and conferences. Following is a précis of today’s events: OCEANS, ALTITUDE AND ATTITUDE: CONTEMPORARY AUSTRALIAN PINOT NOIR Phil Reedman, MW Mark Davidson, Education Manager US, Wine Australia 10.00am to 11.30am…
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May 28, 2018

Diversity, Value and Distribution – The Key to Success for Australian Wine Exports to China

Exclusive Interview: David Lucas, Regional General Manager, China, Wine Australia Australian wine exports to China (including Hong Kong and Macau) have increased by 51% to AU$1.04 bn for the year to March 2018 – a first for exports to a single country. We asked David Lucas, Regional General…
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May 28, 2018

The Name Says It All

Grand Vin was founded by Derek Lee, a pioneer in the wine industry in Singapore for more than 20 years. We asked Kate Tan, CEO, Grand Vin Pte Ltd., to firstly tell us his story. Mr Lee left Seagram and started Grand Vin Pte Ltd in 1996. He launched…
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May 28, 2018

IWSR – Staying in Touch with the Market

Tommy Keeling is the President of the IWSR Asia Pacific Office, based in Singapore and responsible for covering north and south east Asian markets. We asked him to tell us a little more about his organisation. The IWSR is the world’s top source of market intelligence for alcoholic drinks and maintains an…
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May 28, 2018

Global Sparkling Wine Consumption Set to Grow 2% per Annum

According to the latest Vinexpo/IWSR report, sparkling wine sales are forecast to grow by an average 2% year-on-year to 2021. The market will be driven predominantly by North America, but is also showing strong growth in the UK and Asia-Pacific countries such as Australia and Japan. Those two countries helped…
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May 28, 2018

Traditional or Submarine?

ADVERTORIAL Champagne Drappier has announced the release of two products that will allow consumers to directly compare its wines matured in seawater compared with the traditional wine cellar. In June 2015, the Champagne house submerged a number of its bottles in the sea, off the coast of Brest, in Brittany.…
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