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Vinexpo’s Robert Beynat: Global Wine Market Benefiting From Steady U.S. Growth, Asian Momentum

On June 16-20, Vinexpo will hold its 17th biannual trade show in Bordeaux. The five-day event—which attracts roughly 50,000 wine and spirits industry professionals from 135 countries—has witnessed a considerable demographic shift in recent years, as Asia and other emerging wine markets have become increasingly important global players. At the last Bordeaux event, held in 2011, Vinexpo CEO Robert Beynat reported a significant uptick in Asian attendance—particularly from China—and he expects that trend to continue. Shanken News Daily recently spoke with Beynat regarding the upcoming show and his views on the key U.S. and Asian markets. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 23, 2013

Asian Boom Propels Rémy’s First-Half Profits

Rémy Cointreau has reported a 235% increase in profit, from €14.1 million ($22m) to €47.3 million ($63.3m), for its first half ended September 30. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 29, 2011

Burgundy Gaining On Bordeaux In Asia Auctions, Wine Spectator Reports

At recent auctions conducted by the major commercial auction houses, expensive rare Burgundy has become the star of the salesroom, Wine Spectator reports. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 29, 2011