Home News 2020 Jun 4 Prosecco drives sparkling profits to new heights Henkell Freixenet, the world’s largest sparkling wine company, had a windfall year in 2019. Can this growth in the sparkling market continue in 2020? CEO Dr Andreas Brokemper talks to Felicity Carter. Chinese consumers change their wine habits News 2020 Jun 2 How the pandemic could re-shape the on-trade Analysis 2020 Jun 1 Advertisement Latest Articles 01 Top Spanish winemaker embraces direct-to-consumer selling 02 Italian winemakers see trouble ahead 03 Bar Convent Berlin 2020 to take place online 04 Cava, in crisis, moves to limit production Most read A wine bottle that’s flat out different General 2020 Apr 29 Jason Sych puts the flat wine bottle through its paces, to see if it does what its creator promises it can do. How wineries can survive a recession Analysis 2020 May 7 While other companies were hurting during the Great Recession, Delicato Family Wines grew at double digits. Felicity Carter finds out how they did it. The wine unicorns are (not) coming Analysis 2020 May 19 Predictions about the post-pandemic environment are many and varied. Robert Joseph asks whether there will be a widespread return to the small and artisanal. New ways to get wine into consumer hands Analysis 2020 May 12 The days of consumer wine tastings are over for the time being. What can the wine trade do instead to get consumers to sample something new? Robert Joseph has some thoughts. Advertisement Families of Wine Champagne Drappier - Pinot specialists for 200 years Families of Wine Sponsored reports 2013 Aug 12 Château de Minière - A complete wine experience Families of Wine Sponsored reports 2015 May 25 General Listening to Levi Dalton General 2020 May 7 New York sommelier Levi Dalton is the man behind wine’s most successful podcast. Jason Sych finds out how he does it. The hands-off approach to viticulture General 2020 May 4 What they’re drinking in Paris General 2020 May 4 A wine bottle that’s flat out different General 2020 Apr 29 There is no shame in wineries asking for help General 2020 Apr 28 Power lists Who’s Who in Portugal Power lists 2020 May 5 An interview with Andrea Sartori Power lists 2020 May 4 Advertisement 01 The wine retailers of the East Coast 02 Notable UK wine retailers 03 The influencers of Japan 04 The top wine buyers of Denmark Analysis How the pandemic could re-shape the on-trade Analysis 2020 Jun 1 If major corporations begin to re-think their need for office space, the restaurants and bars of the big cities could be in trouble. Robert Joseph asks what this means for the on-trade wine scene. In defence of wine influencers Analysis 2020 May 26 Nothing seems to stir up as much passion as "influencers", particularly the Instagram variety. Robert Joseph asks why all the fuss – they do, after all, have a role to play. Marketing The rise of the virtual wine tasting Marketing & Wine tourism 2020 May 6 Although wine is a tactile pleasure, Covid-19 is driving it into the digital space. Jason Sych reports on the pivot to virtual. An American educator in Paris Marketing & Wine tourism 2020 May 5 Tanisha Townsend is helping consumers understand wine, one Parisian bar at a time. She spoke to Felicity Carter.