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BI Daily 22 August 2016(2016-08-22)
• China’s Consumers Flock To Imported Wines • Wine industry prop is now a world standard
BI Daily 19 August 2016(2016-08-19)
• The discovery that could transform Canada’s wine industry • Languedoc vines suffer ‘worst hail in living memory’
BI Daily 18 August 2016(2016-08-18)
• Wine Institute of California to close London office • For marketers: A Summary of the Liveability Ranking
BI Daily 16 August 2016(2016-08-16)
• UK sales of sparkling wine ‘rose by 80%’ since 2011, data shows • Part 2: How to sell surplus stock • The truth about boxed wine
BI Daily 15 August 2016(2016-08-15)
• Russian wine market rocked by smuggling scandal • Has all the value gone out of California wine?
BI Daily 12 August 2016(2016-08-12)
• Part 1: How to sell surplus stock • Technology that will change our lives in the next 20 years
BI Daily 4 August 2016(2016-08-04)
• Top 10 UK wine brands by value • An insider´s guide to the US bulk wine market
BI Daily 29 July 2016(2016-07-29)
• China Wine Trends • 5 Countries To Watch For African Currency Troubles In The Second Half Of 2016
BI Daily 28 July 2016(2016-07-28)
• Why you can rely on wine show awards
BI Daily 27 July 2016(2016-07-27)
• Australia 2016 Vintage report: Industry ‘cautiously optimistic’ as wine grape prices increase • Wrath of CRAV wine ‘commandos’ stokes tension in south of France
BI Daily 26 July 2016(2016-07-26)
• How will wine consumers respond to the liberalising retail laws in Canada? • Germany turns a corner • French wine production expected to drop 8% for 2016 due to poor spring weather
BI Daily 25 July 2016(2016-07-25)
• 5 Strategies of ´Psychological Pricing´
BI Daily 22 July 2016(2016-07-22)
• Conference to focus on the business of wine and food tourism as government looks to grow the sector • French wine militants set fire to winery offices
BI Daily 21 July 2016(2016-07-21)
• The Sparkling Wine Boom, Cava Quietly Emerges In The U.S. Market • U.S. Economic Confidence Stuck at Lower Level
BI Daily 19 July 2016(2016-07-19)
• Global Update July 2016



A certification seal appears on each container of wine or estate brandy which has been certified by the Wine and Spirit Board.

Certification Seal

This seal is a guarantee of origin, vintage and variety as stated on the wine label.

Certification/IPW Seal

This seal is also a guarantee that the wine complies with IPW criteria.

The 'A' number is found on the label of both certified and uncertified wines and provides information on the responsible seller.