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Japan Women’s Wine Award « Sakura » is happy to announce that they have received 1946 entries for their first edition. Important dates:– Judging on February 1 -4, 2014– Award Announcement on Feb. 14, 2014 on our website– Award Ceremony on March 4 at the FOODEX JAPAN 2014– Award 2015 will be …

Smurfit Kappa Group plc (“SKG” or the “Group”) is pleased to announce that Gary McGann, Group Chief Executive Officer, has been named as RISI’s 2014 European CEO of the Year. RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, will present the award at their European Pulp & …

Over the past few years, the Czech champagne market has grown significantly. Volumes were obviously low in the beginning, but a diversified offering has become rapidly established featuring major brands right down to small independent producers. The Czechs are not big champagne consumers, but those who do drink it know …

The Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair closed on 9 November 2013. The three-day event attracted more than 20,000 buyers and nearly 24,000 public visitors. HKTDC

Vinexpo is launching Vinexpo Nippon, a new exhibition exclusively for the Japanese wine and spirits trade. The first show will be held in Tokyo on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd November 2014 at Prince Park Tower in the capital’s business quarter. Designed specifically for professionals working in the Japanese market, …

Smurfit Kappa Colorys in France, a manufacturer of high quality preprinted liner, has obtained the HD Flexo Prepress certification and won two awards in the 2013 Flexostar Awards Print plays an essential role in packaging as it greatly influences consumers product recognition and ultimately sales. In an increasingly competitive retail …

The licence establishing the Champagne geographical indication (GI) in Brazil was presented to representatives of Comité Champagne at a ceremony in Sao Paulo in April. This authorisation had been previously announced by the Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff during her official visit to Paris last December. The Champagne GI is one …

48,858 visitors, 2,400 exhibitors from 44 countries have taken part in successful business meetings during the week of Vinexpo. Early indications show growing numbers of visitors from outside France with 37,8%. In total, visitors from 148 countries attended Vinexpo for its 17th edition. June 2013

According to the IWSR last studies, vodka is displaying significant growth in Asia-Pacific, rising by 5,7% to 13,5 million cases. Its share of the global market has increased from 1,7% in 2008 to 2,7% in 2012. While vodka receded in India, it gained strongly in Vietnam (+49%). It also showed …

France AgriMer presented the findings of a study at Vinexpo 2013, according to which Europe remains at the forefront of world wine markets, even if the New World is still gaining ground. While Europe accounted for 69.1% of all the wine consumed in the world in 2000, the European share …