Residents in the United States are being warned that the re-emerging trend of smoking alcohol is more harmful than just drinking. A number of videos have recently appeared online apparently giving youngsters tips on how to vaporise alcohol to inhale it, and more dangerously, there is no need for any kind of device to implement this. However, there are alcohol bongs, dry ice cocktails and people even free-base alcohol over an open flame, according to 10News WTSP.
Canned wine is said to be the latest drink to enjoy a surge in popularity in the United States. According to data collected by Nielsen canned wine covers just 1% of the overall wine market in the United States, but has seen its sales rise a stunning 125% over the past year, bringing in $16.4million annually. And though it may seem like a novelty, it would seem that there is no shortage on choice for consumers with Money Magazine highlighting Union Wine’s Underwood brand from Oregon, Alloy Wine Works’ Chardonnay
In January- April MY2015/16 raisin exports increased 24% in volume and 1.9% in value over the same period MY2014/15. The main export market was the United States where exports grew 133.3% in volume and 111.4% in value. Exports are expected to reach 70,000 MT in MY2015/16 due to a higher raisin production volume that comes from table grapes that do not have the conditions to be exported as fresh.
La decantación tradicional puede pasar a la historia con este decantador inteligente: iSommelier. Gracias a una innovadora y revolucionaria tecnología reinventa la experiencia de la decantación para revelar toda la intensidad de los sabores y aromas del vino en tan solo unos minutos. De iSommelier sus creadores dicen que es una “solución que permite olvidarse […
UBC biologists are digging under vineyards to see if the Okanagan’s grape industry is affecting soil quality
Abstract: The invention relates to an installation (1) for preparing a beverage, in particular a wine, for tasting, said installation (1) including a liquid flow pipe (2) equipped with at least one feed inlet (3) for feeding in beverage for preparation, and a with at least…
The value of Australian wine exports continued to experience strong growth in the 12 months to the end of June 2016. June Export Report Wine Australia’s Export Report shows that the value of Australian wine exports continued to experience strong growth in the 12 months to the end of June 2016. From July 2015 to June 2016, the value of exports grew by 11 per cent, driven by bottled exports, particularly at higher price points. Bottled exports grew by 15 per cent to $1.7 billion and the average value of
The value is increasing, but volumes are dropping off in key markets.
Applications for data a hot topic at International Terroir Congress meeting in Oregon
Il Canada si conferma un mercato molto interessante per il vino: buon livello di consumi (4.8 milioni di ettolitri”, propensione alla spesa elevata (circa 10 euro al litro per 6.7 miliardi di dollari canadesi” e, non ultimo, una capacità produttiva locale piuttosto limitata e concentrata nella produzione di vini bianchi, il che lascia ampio spazio alle importazioni di vino dall’estero. Il vino sta continuando a guadagnare quota di mercato tra le bevande alcoliche in Canada: cinque anni fa era il 29% delle vendite oggi supera il 31%. Le tendenze nei
The 2016 vintage in Pacific Northwest vineyards has simmered down a touch in the past few weeks, but it’s still tracking on the heels of the historically hot 2015 growing season.
El efecto del BREXIT sobre el vino español se espera limitado.
Industry observers believe wine drinkers will shun higher prices before market evens out
July 2016 Ciatti World Report & Pricing
The on-premise beverage alcohol market was unable to capitalize on an improving economy, as consumption decreased for the third consecutive year.According to the Beverage Information Group’s 2016 Cheers On-Premise Handbook, sales of spirits, wine, and beer were all lower in 2015. Declines across all categories are not a new development, but 2015 saw a drop of 2.6%, the largest to date
Australia’s largest wine company, Treasury Wine Estates, recently announced an initiative to put a spotlight on the regionality of their wines. The message was clear. Australia’s biggest wine company was moving away from ‘brand Australia’. Should other wine brands follow? Emilie Reynolds reports.
Geographical indications (GI” are signs that identify goods as originating in a specific locality, region or territory, an origin that confers upon them a noted quality, reputation or characteristic. From a global perspective, GI is a broad…
Data from the Smithers Pira report The Future of Global Packaging to 2020 estimates a total world market for all packaging in 2015 worth $839 billion.
Win es la nueva generación de vinos sin alcohol que presenta Grupo Matarromera. Son aptos para todos los públicos y mantienen los beneficios para la salud que tiene el vino con alcohol, puesto que tienen polifenoles, antocianos y antioxidantes. Son bajos en calorías y se elaborados en base a vinos de calidad en la planta […
“What next? was the question I asked to open my report at the Unified Wine & Grape Symposium’s “State of the Industry” session in January. Risk and uncertainty were my forecast for 2016.Bernie, Donald, Zika, Brexit. Look out! Anything can happen, I told the audience, although I ended with a Frank Sinatra theme. It could be a “Very Good Year” if we can dodge the many potential hazards.I wasn’;t the only one who was worried. Four speakers in a session on wine industry investment were asked about their expectations for