February 11, 2020

Come and try the “World’s Best Cognac” at Vinexpo Paris

The single estate cognac producer Domaines Francis Abécassis is present at Vinexpo Paris having won “producer of the year”, “world’s best Cognac”  and “Best XO” awards.  Reflecting the quality of its production, the “Producer of the Year” award came at the International Wine and Spirit…
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February 11, 2020

Working in the wine trade is the best job in the world

Alexander Michaelsen, Product Manager for France, South America and Eastern Europe for Oslo-based Vinmonopolet, enjoys meeting wine producers and travelling to vineyards. Here he discusses changes affecting the Norwegian wine market and  tell us  about his role with Vinmonopolet. I am responsible for writing tenders…
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February 11, 2020

Jean-Claude Mas focuses on quality in the Languedoc

The owner of Domaines Paul Mas is looking to increase the proportion of premium wines produced at his vineyards. A Languedoc native steeped in winemaking, Jean-Claude Mas has come a long way since he founded Domaines Paul Mas from 35 hectares of inherited family vineyard…
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February 11, 2020

Maison Bouey invests in the future as it prepares to mark 200 years

ADVERTORIAL New technology and new people are helping the Maison to move further upmarket. Next year, the premium wine producer Maison Bouey will mark 200 years of family history in the production of its premium wines. Far from resting on its laurels, after several years…
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February 11, 2020

South America well represented at Vinexpo

Domaines François Lurton has more than two decades of South American history. While French wine producers will, of course, be the most heavily represented at Vinexpo Paris, there will be plenty of producers with vineyards in other parts of the world – including South America.…
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February 11, 2020

Celebrating the diversity of Argentine wines

As director of winemaking for Argentina’s Grupo Peñaflor, Daniel Pi is responsible for annual wine production of more than 200m litres. He told us about the diversity of South American wines and the group he works for. Grupo Peñaflor is the largest wine producer and…
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February 11, 2020

Where to Go in Paris

A chance to taste wine in a friendly and unhurried atmosphere VertdeVin’s evening tasting session for professionals will showcase good quality but affordable wines from around the world. Dozens of wines from several countries will be available for professionals to taste at a special evening…
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February 10, 2020

Read the Day 1 Edition

Read the full content on the website or go through the e-magazine WOW! Organic wines are really stepping out With the “World of Organic Wines” (WOW!) very well represented at the first Vinexpo Paris, it must be said that the market for these products is evolving rapidly as…
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February 10, 2020

DAY 1 – Programme

DAY 1 Monday 10 February CONFERENCES GLOBAL TRENDS IN THE WINE AND SPIRITS MARKET > 10:00 am – 11:30 am Location: PAV 7.2 – ROOM 4 Free entrance LIVING SOILS: THE FUTURE OF FINE WINES AND SPIRITS > 10:30 am – 11:00 am Location: PAV…
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February 10, 2020

Wine trade facing a perfect storm – conference

This new Vinexpo event  will detail the multiple factors causing upheaval in the sector. Pressures affecting the wine trade will come under the spotlight today at the “Global Trends in the Wine and Spirits Market” conference. Presented by Richard Halstead, Chief Operating Officer of Wine…
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