Wine

Celebrate Malbec World Day Today

Today, April 17, cities and nations across the globe will raise their glass to malbec – the world’s most popular varietal, as part of Malbec World Day (MWD) celebrations. MWD is an initiative run by Wines of Argentina, used to promote the varietal’s existence on the international wine stage and pay homage to malbec’s popularity. … Continued

April 17, 2015

Yalumba Ends Sponsorship with Oakbank Racing Club

Yalumba has ended its sponsorship with the Oakbank Racing Club (ORC) following a strategic review of the business. The review has also seen Yalumba end a number of other national partnerships, including its sponsorship of the Eastern Suburbs Rugby Club, Good Food & Wine Show, Oakbank Racing Club and Bendigo Jockey Club (as of 31 … Continued

April 9, 2015

TWE Announces Significant Changes to Supply Chain Network

In an effort to further reduce overhead costs, Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) announced that it is making substantial changes to its supply chain network in both the USA and Australia. As suggested at TWE’s interim 2015 result announcement, the company is executing plans to extract supply chain optimisation savings and accelerate its focus on the … Continued

April 7, 2015

Wirra Wirra Buys Ashton Hills Winery

Expanding into red wine territory after a decade of creating white wines from the Adelaide Hills, Wirra Wirra, established at McLaren Vale in 1894, has purchased renowned pinot noir producer, Ashton Hills. Founded by Stephen George in 1982, Ashton Hills has slowly built up a reputation as one of Australia’s finest pinot noir producers, sourcing … Continued

April 7, 2015

Introducing Millennials to the World of Wine

From Lisa Saunders, Marketing Director Australia & New Zealand, Treasury Wine Estates Millennials are the latest generation of wine consumers who are reaching their mid-20s and discovering the world of drinks. They have been praised for their confidence and tolerance and admired for the ease with which they embrace digital and social technology. There is … Continued

April 1, 2015

Yellowglen Collaborates with Samantha Wills

Yellowglen sparkling wine has partnered with New York based jewellery designer and fashion icon, Samantha Wills. As a result of the partnership, Samantha Wills will now act as the Creative Director, as well as the face of the Yellowglen brand. While together, Wills and Yellowglen will collaborate on a range of projects including creative campaigns … Continued

March 31, 2015

Australian Wine Challenges Perceptions in Italy

Australian wines have challenged the views of leading wine experts at this year’s VinItaly in Verona – Italy’s biggest annual wine fair. The screw cap in Italy is generally perceived as inferior to cork, but Australian wines, which are primarily bottled with screw cap, are beginning to change views in the country. At VinItaly last … Continued

March 31, 2015