Viewing entries posted in July 2014

View full post titled - 'Petrus sells for $500 in “sale of the century”'

Petrus sells for $500 in “sale of the century”

Bargain hunters will do well to pay attention to auction notices in the provincial French press

Posted by Rachel England on 31 July 2014

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View full post titled - 'Steady Fine Wine 50 indicates “optimism for market”'

Steady Fine Wine 50 indicates “optimism for market”

Index holds firm to make July second strongest trading month of 2014 so far

Posted by Rachel England on 29 July 2014

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View full post titled - 'Sense of smell improved with alcohol'

Sense of smell improved with alcohol

Better odour detection joins the list of health benefits offered by modest alcohol consumption

Posted by Rachel England on 29 July 2014

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View full post titled - 'Wine Spectator Auction Index rises 1.5%'

Wine Spectator Auction Index rises 1.5%

Small growth belies success of individual high-end lots

Posted by Rachel England on 29 July 2014

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View full post titled - 'Sotheby’s £1.3m auction up 33% on 2013'

Sotheby’s £1.3m auction up 33% on 2013

January - July sales skyrocket compared to same period last year

Posted by Rachel England on 21 July 2014

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View full post titled - 'Champagne harvest limit raised amid ‘fragile’ market conditions'

Champagne harvest limit raised amid ‘fragile’ market conditions

Plentiful harvest expected earlier than last year

Posted by Rachel England on 18 July 2014

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View full post titled - 'France dominates International Wine Challenge 2014'

France dominates International Wine Challenge 2014

French winemakers take three out of five main awards

Posted by Rachel England on 17 July 2014

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View full post titled - 'Sotheby’s takes fine wine to eBay'

Sotheby’s takes fine wine to eBay

Sotheby’s to launch online auction portal to expand customer base

Posted by Rachel England on 16 July 2014

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View full post titled - 'Sparkling wine sales surge ahead in battle of the bubbles'

Sparkling wine sales surge ahead in battle of the bubbles

Prosecco also performing well at expense of Champagne

Posted by Rachel England on 16 July 2014

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View full post titled - 'Chinese wine importers go to war'

Chinese wine importers go to war

Oversupply and large importer turnover have pushed the market into a state of flux

Posted by Rachel England on 16 July 2014

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