Chris Mercer

Guillaume Deglise

Vinexpo's new chief executive has said he is listening to the show’s critics and that next year in Bordeaux will be a 'really different experience'.

Rudy Kurniawan

A documentary film charting the rise and fall of convicted wine fraudster Rudy Kurniawan is in production and set to be complete by the end of 2014, according to producers.

Wines of Argentina, Wines of Argentina Mendoza Vineyards

Argentina's wine producers believe a sharp fall for the country's peso currency will help them to stay competitive on retailers' shelves overseas, amid high costs at home.

Australian containers

Exports of Australian wine have slipped back in the past year due to weaker consumer demand in the country's biggest markets.


A late Christmas surge in consumer demand failed to prevent global Champagne sales dropping by 1.5% last year versus 2012, to 304m bottles, new figures show.

Smoke wine, Barossa bush fires

Fifth-generation Australian winemaker Grant Burge has praised firefighters for averting the potential destruction of his Krondorf winery in Barossa Valley, as bushfires hit South Australia.