Vinexpo news selection - April 24, 2014

South African wine market boosted by on-line sales

The South Africans drink on average around 7 litres of wine per person per year, which is in the same range as the Japanese and Americans. Although the vast majority of South African consumers still prefer to buy their wines in stores, the market share of web-based sales increases every year and more and more professionals are deciding to launch their own commercial websites.

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Vinexpo news selection - April 22, 2014

Worldsom, the training for wine experts to discover at Vinexpo Asia-Pacific

Present at Vinexpo Asia-Pacific, the Worldsom school of excellence, targets professionals from all around the world seeking to boost their expertise or receive complementary training in sommellerie.

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Vinexpo news selection - April 18, 2014

Spiritual the concept-bar in the middle of the exhibition

Spiritual is new in 2014 and results from Vinexpo’s ambition to launch a daring new bar concept to reflect the vibrant world of spirits.

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Vinexpo news selection - April 14, 2014

Lucaris, official partner of Vinexpo Asia-Pacific 2014

For the first time, Vinexpo is partnering with crystal stemware producer Lucaris in offering world-class, Asian-made crystal glasses for use throughout the upcoming Vinexpo Asia-Pacific 2014. 

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Vinexpo news selection - April 7, 2014

High-speed growth in spirits consumption in Singapore

After growing 31.9% between 2008 and 2012, Singaporean spirits consumption is forecast by the VINEXPO / The Iwsr study to increase by a further 20.5% between 2013 and 2017.

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Vinexpo news selection - April 4, 2014

Consumption of foreign wines takes off in New Zealand

Over the last three years, New Zealanders have drunk 53% more foreign wines, mainly because of the increase in value of the kiwi dollar.

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Vinexpo news selection - April 1, 2014

36 Saint-Emilion grand crus classés in competition at Vinexpo Asia Pacific

10 years ago, for the first time the Saint-Emilion Grands Crus Classés Challenge was organized outside Europe. In 2014, for the fifth time, this challenge will be held in Hong Kong.

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Vinexpo news selection - March 28, 2014

The Chinese buy more than a quarter of their wine on the web

Consumer habits in China are changing: Chinese wine drinkers now buy more than a quarter of their supplies on internet.

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Vinexpo news selection - March 25, 2014

Bag-in-box goes from strength to strength in France

According to data collected by French consumer goods consultants Symphony Iri and analysed by France Agrimer, bag-in-box sales continue to grow in French super- and hypermarkets.

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Vinexpo news selection - March 18, 2014

Focus on the indian wine and spirits market

In India, wine consumption is sparkling. Literally. The latest Vinexpo market report released last week, forecasts that Indian sparkling wine consumption will double in the next five years.

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