Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba and owner of Château de Sours

Jack Ma confirmed speculation in the trade about a new, annual Alibaba wine sales day on 9 September during a public discussion with Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi at the…

Aubert de Villaine, wine terroir in china

Three days of presentations by international producers and wine tastings characterised the Terroir Renaissance: International Wine Symposium held in Shanghai last month. It is set to become an annual event.…

ASC Wine Residence in Shanghai

The company said its ASC Wine Residence in Shanghai – a tasting venue and private members’ club – would close due to ‘unprecedented headwinds’ faced by the ‘ultra-premium’ sector of…

Chateau Mirefleurs, Bordeaux Supérieur

Castel sells Bordeaux château Changyu Group has bought 90% of Château Mirefleurs, a Bordeaux Supérieur estate that also has the rights to the name Château Techeney, in a deal worth…

Wine shop in China

China’s Singles’ Day success Retailer Yesmywine doubled sales on its Tmall.com outlet versus last year to hit CNY 40.5m (£4.2m) during China’s Singles’ Day, as part of a ‘72-hour sales…