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News Briefs for September 10, 2018

•Moët Hennessy has linked with China’s Alibaba on a new strategic partnership. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 10, 2018

Gallo Targets China’s Thriving E-Commerce Channel

While U.S. wines could face headwinds in China’s rising imported wine market looking ahead due to increased tariffs, the trade tensions between China and the U.S. haven’t deterred E.&J. Gallo from continuing to invest in the region. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 21, 2018

China’s Consumers Flock To Imported Wines

Imported wines are booming in China, up 44% to 62 million cases last year, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 19, 2016

Wine Spectator: China’s Internet Billionaire Buys Bordeaux Château For More Than $16M

Jack Ma, the founder and chairman of Alibaba and one of the richest men in China, has quietly begun a campaign to acquire Bordeaux wineries, completing a deal to buy Château de Sours, a 198-acre estate in Entre-Deux-Mers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 26, 2016

News Briefs for September 2, 2015

•China’s Alibaba Group has unveiled a new wine-centric “Vineyard Direct” program on its Tmall online marketplace—the largest third-party e-commerce platform in China—beginning with the opening of a Robert Mondavi Wines flagship store. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 2, 2015

Wine Spectator: How Serious Is China About Fighting Fake Wine Sales Online?

Is the Chinese government serious about cracking down on online sales of counterfeit wines? Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 26, 2015