As the Japanese drink more wine at home, supermarkets are organising their offerings and now including more premium wines.
Vinexpo news selection - Oct. 14, 2014
Wine goes more up-market in Japanese supermarkets
Vinexpo news selection - Oct. 6, 2014
A premium gala dinner and outstanding wine auction to close Vinexpo Nippon
In collaboration with Vinexpo Nippon, La Commanderie du Bontemps organizes an outstanding dinner on Sunday 2nd November 2014 at Hotel Okura (Tokyo).
Vinexpo news selection - Sept. 30, 2014
French crémants enjoy sparkling exports
Sales of the seven French crémant AOPs totalled 75 million bottles in 2013, an increase of 5% equivalent to an extra 3 million bottles.
Vinexpo news selection - Sept. 25, 2014
Japan is the second largest Asian market for Rhone wines
Sales of Rhone valley wines have grown by 40% in three years on the Japanese market and have reached 23,000 hectolitres. As a result, Japan is now the second largest export destination in Asia for Rhone wines.
Vinexpo news selection - Sept. 15, 2014
Japan : Sun rises on bourbon, rum and tequila
Japan is the 5th largest world market for Bourbon. Having increased by 6.31% between 2008 and 2012, Japanese bourbon consumption is expected to stabilise around 0.81 million cases by 2017.
Vinexpo news selection - Sept. 5, 2014
Vinexpo strengthens its team with two new directors
Vinexpo has appointed two new directors: Mathieu Vanhalst, who heads up sales and Richard Guyon, who is to lead the marketing department.
Vinexpo news selection - Sept. 2, 2014
Geographic indication for Japanese wines on the table
The Japanese government is drafting a new law with the ultimate goal of setting up a national system establishing a geographical indication (GI) for wines produced in the country.
Vinexpo news selection - Aug. 27, 2014
The Napa Valley earthquake : Results and consequences for the vineyard
An earthquake measuring 6.0 struck southern Napa County early Sunday with widespread reports of damage throughout the area. We extend our support to all wineries affected by the disaster.
Vinexpo news selection - Aug. 25, 2014
Baroness Philippine de Rothschild passes away
Owner of three Grands Crus Classés in Pauillac, including Château Mouton Rothschild and President of the Supervisory Board of Baron Philippe de Rothschild SA, Baroness Philippine de Rothschild died in Paris on 22 August 2014.
Vinexpo news selection - Aug. 22, 2014
US whiskey rides popularity wave
US whiskey is riding high these days, led by a revival at home and the popularity of Americana abroad.