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Wine, hops, fruit outlets for sale

General Industry News
22 September 2014
A cluster of high value wine and orchard properties in Tasman with a combined worth of more than $30 million have hit the market. More
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Giuliana Rancic's New Signature Brand of Wine Is Bottled in Shatter-Proof Cups

Wine Packaging
22 September 2014
"My wine is unique in that four single-serve shatter-proof cups make up one bottle. This wine is geared towards women like me who love to have a single glass of wine at night without wasting a whole bottle and also, for women on the go who want the convenience of bringing wine to a picnic or concert without having to worry about stemware and corkscrews." More
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Black Seeds top bill at Wine & Food Festival

Events
22 September 2014
Wellington band The Black Seeds have been announced as the headline act for next year's Marlborough Wine & Food Festival. More
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This Artificial Tongue Can Taste The Tannins In Wine

Research
22 September 2014
A newly developed artificial tongue uses the very proteins from our mouths to measure the dryness of wine. More
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Chinese wine boom never happened

Fine Wine
22 September 2014
The widely reported fine wine boom in China never really happened according to Simon Staples of Berry Bros & Rudd. More
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Last Drop Scotch whisky plays on rarity

Other Beverages
22 September 2014
If collectors, investors and well-healed drinkers are looking beyond Bordeaux, one category benefiting is rare Scotch, and not just single malt. More
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Being the best of the rest

Fine Wine
22 September 2014
Now recognised with their own Liv-ex index, the Rest of the World offerings are offering a healthy return for buyers who are prepared to broaden their horizons. More
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Chapel Down smashes funding target

Company News
22 September 2014
English wine and beer producer Chapel Down has smashed its original crowdfunding target by raising UKP2.9 million from investors in just 10 days. More
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Does wine brand loyalty exist?

Wine Marketing
22 September 2014
Reacting to Sir John Hegarty's cutting critique of the wine trade, David Boyer points out the "potential flaws" in his marketing proposal. More
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Chile wine trends: 4. Pinot focus

Industry Trends
22 September 2014
Chileís Pinot Noirs are rapidly improving in quality, helped by ageing vines, cool-climate coastal locations, and a couple of Burgundian winemakers. More
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China eases Hong Kong customs headache

General Industry News
22 September 2014
Hong Kong has signed a deal with Chinese customs officials introducing an online system designed to dramatically speed up wine shipments to the mainland. More
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For Beer, a "Perfect Storm"

Other Beverages
22 September 2014
Changing consumer taste preferences, varied levels of cost-consciousness and competition from spirits and wine are converging to re-shape the beer industry and its growth opportunities in 2014 and beyond. More
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Winemakers optimistic ahead of red harvest

Vintage and Harvest Reports
22 September 2014
Brief but heavy storms have failed to dampen Bordeaux winemakers' optimism for the 2014 red wine harvest, as figures show producers across France plan to increase yields to compensate for shortfalls last year. More
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Treasury scores Woolies exclusivity

Company News
22 September 2014
Treasury Wine Estates has struck an exclusivity deal with Woolworths' Dan Murphy's liquor chain for a new wine under the Pepperjack brand, in the first major sign of chief executive Mike Clarke's push for some exclusive arrangements with Australia's two major liquor retailers. More
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Wine should follow Top Gear's example and look to entertain not educate

Wine Marketing
22 September 2014
The wine industry should look at the massive success of BBC's Top Gear in how to make a potentially complex subject entertaining to the public, according to advertising guru, Sir John Hegarty. More
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Drync Launches 'Give Wine, Get Wine' Program For Wine Lovers

Wine Marketing
22 September 2014
Drync - the first free mobile app that allows users to buy nearly any wine by simply snapping a photo of the label - has introduced its new Give 20, Get 10 program, where people can give friends $20 to spend through Drync and receive $10 for wine in return. More
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Jerry Lockspeiser, wine guru

People
22 September 2014
Jerry Lockspeiser has done many things during his wine career in the United Kingdom - producer, negociant, consultant, salesman, and writer. More
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Five-year-old online wine wholesaler collapses but business finds new home with well-known brand

Company News
22 September 2014
Online wine wholesale company Wine Growers Direct Australia has collapsed into administration, but the business has found a new home under the successful Crackawines.com.au brand. More
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Young Gun Winemakers of 2014

Winemaking
22 September 2014
Let it be known that winemakers do reach into the younger demographics, and these 'youngsters' (under 40) can be equally talented, successful and passionate as their older peers. More
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Supermarkets are threatening the future of wine suppliers warns Sir John Hegarty

General Industry News
22 September 2014
Britain's biggest supermarkets are in danger of "screwing" wine suppliers so much the market is no longer "sustainable" was the dire warning laid down this week by advertising guru and wine producer, Sir John Hegarty. More

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