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Champagne Propels Moët Hennessy’s First-Half Sales

Moët Hennessy saw sales increase 14% organically to €3.3 billion ($3.4b) in its fiscal first half ended in June, while profit from recurring operations jumped 25% to €1.15 billion ($1.2b). Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 28, 2022

Cognac And Champagne Lead French Drinks Imports To Strong U.S. Rebound

Imports of French drinks into the U.S. bounced back in 2021, registering strong double-digit gains in shipment volume and value, after higher tariffs had caused severe drops the prior year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 11, 2022

Champagne Rebounds In 2021, With Value Surpassing Pre-Pandemic Levels

Global Champagne shipments leapt 32% to 322 million bottles (26.8m cases) in 2021, rebounding from an 18% decline in 2020, as the industry recovered after suffering a shock during the initial phase of the pandemic. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 20, 2022

Champagne Merger: Nicolas Feuillatte And CRVC Combine To Form Terroirs et Vignerons de Champagne

The Champagne category will greet 2022 with a sizable new player among its ranks, following the merger of Nicolas Feuillatte and the Coopérative Régionale des Vins de Champagne (CRVC). Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 16, 2021

French Wines And Spirits Accelerate In The U.S.

After French drinks exports to the U.S. dropped significantly in 2020 due to higher tariffs—whose five-year suspension was announced back in June—shipments have been rebounding strongly in the first two-thirds of this year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 18, 2021

Wine Spectator: Russia Targets Champagne With Controversial Labeling Law

Producers in the Champagne region of France are in an uproar over a new law in Russia that they believe infringes on the protected name of Champagne for wines sold in Russia. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 8, 2021

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