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BI Daily 9 October 2015(2015-10-09)
• How Big Is China´s Counterfeit-Wine Problem? French Report Calls It An Industry • Italy becomes world’s largest wine producer ahead of France
BI Daily 6 October 2015(2015-10-07)
• Generation gap emerging among highly involved Canadian wine drinkers, according to a new report • California wine industry expected to benefit from Trans-Pacific Partnership
BI Daily 5 October 2015(2015-10-06)
• Poland’s wine industry is growing, but it’s an uphill battle • USA: These Are the States With the Craziest Liquor Laws • Californian wine hits back at arsenic ‘propaganda’ • How Luxury Brands Are Leveraging The New Influencers
BI Daily 1 October 2015(2015-10-02)
• The Global Competitiveness Report 2015-2016
BI Daily 2 October 2015(2015-10-02)
• British People Love Drinking Cheap, Crappy Wine
BI Daily 30 September 2015(2015-09-30)
• World Internet Users Stats 2015 Q2 • Italy wine harvest 2015 looking good, say producers • Beaujolais winemakers protest over low prices
BI Daily 28 September 2015(2015-09-28)
• McKinsey Survey: Economic Conditions Snapshot, September 2015 • Aldi is planning to launch online wine sales early in 2016
BI Daily 25 September 2015(2015-09-25)
• Global Wine Trends: January – June 2015
BI Daily 24 September 2015(2015-09-24)
• Wine can use California’s positive vibe to overcome industry challenges • Soweto Emerges for Generation of South African Wine Drinkers • From Bricks to Clicks: Winning at E-Commerce in China
BI Daily 23 September 2015(2015-09-23)
• Premium-minded consumers split wine market, US wine execs say • Climate change threatens European wine production
BI Daily 22 September 2015(2015-09-22)
• USA Wine Market News • Beyond the BRICs • World’s first ‘stock exchange’ for whisky opens
BI Daily 21 September 2015(2015-09-21)
• Wineries escape major damage after Chilean quake
BI Daily 17 September 2015(2015-09-17)
• Achieving customer-management excellence in emerging markets • Visa regulations already impacting tourism industry – report • Management: Meetings - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
BI Daily 16 September 2015(2015-09-16)
•African countries recognise Scotch GI • UK: Spirits producers strive to tackle harmful drinking
BI Daily 15 September 2015(2015-09-15)
• British wine drinkers lack brand loyalty



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