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BI Daily 27 July 2015(2015-07-30)
• Irish alcohol bill delayed until autumn • Mexico: New alcohol outlet aims for 5,000 stores by 2020
BI Daily 29 July 2015(2015-07-30)
• France: Champagne Yields Lowest in a Decade • Italy Breathes a Sigh of Relief over 2015 Vintage • Bacteria behind lethal vine disease found on French soil
BI Daily 30 July 2015(2015-07-30)
• WISE: Global Market & Consumer Research
BI Daily 22 July 2015(2015-07-23)
• Napa Sets New Record for Earliest Harvest - 2015 • Aussie winemakers struggling to make a profit
BI Daily 17 July 2015(2015-07-17)
• EIU: An outlook for key emerging Asian markets
BI Daily 16 July 2015(2015-07-16)
• Kenya: Streamline Campaign Against Illegal Liquor • Australia: More people buy wine online than at cellar door • Top 10 spirits brands on social media • WSTA chief critical of Welsh government move to introduce minimum pricing for alcohol • Review document on debate on biotechnology in vitiviniculture within OIV.
BI Daily 15 July 2015(2015-07-15)
• CIDER – back in the big leagues • GLOBAL WINE TRADE: Export trends • KEY CURRENCY FORECASTS
BI Daily 14 July 2015(2015-07-14)
• Top 10 world best-selling spirits brands • Global Wine Industry Update - July 2015
BI Daily 9 July 2015(2015-07-10)
• South African wine exports - What´s happening in 2015?
BI Daily 8 Julie 2015(2015-07-08)
• OIV report on the world vitivinicultural situation – 2014
BI Daily 3 July 2015(2015-07-03)
• Wine wheel to help translate wine terms • Diageo sells Gleneagles, Spanish wine warfare, and more beverage bites
BI Daily 1 July 2015(2015-07-01)
• UK alcohol market returns to growth • Germany: the elevator pitch • What’s in name? Actually quite a lot
BI Daily 30 June 2015(2015-06-30)
• World economy: Globalisation´s retreat? • UK: What’s hitting the shelves? • Canada has experienced a “dramatic” fall in drink-related crime after it imposed a minimum unit price for alcohol, according to a new study.
BI Daily 29 June 2015(2015-06-29)
• World wines: Room for internationals to scoop market lead in ´attractive´ German market • Brand Keys Annual Survey Reveals the Most Patriotic Brands in America • US: Industry Experts Sound Off On Climate Change
BI Daily 26 June 2015(2015-06-26)
• Sparkling wine, spirits and beer drive UK market growth • 2014 Verpakkingkategorië



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