Wine companies are being encouraged to participate in Wine Australia’s inaugural Cellar door and direct-to-consumer survey to help develop best practice customer engagement. Wine Australia chief executive officer Andreas Clark said that, in 2017, the small winemaker production and sales survey found that direct-to-consumer sales channels accounted for 43 per cent of total sales revenue … Continue reading Survey seeks to identify best practice in direct-to-consumer wine sales
Twenty Five Doors is bringing marketing expertise to small wineries, enabling them to concentrate on making great Australian wine. For tourists seeking an Australian wine experience it can be hard to find offers by small wineries as websites can be hard to navigate and online searches can be time consuming. For this reason, tourists often … Continue reading Twenty Five Doors helps small wineries build market share
Four of the largest markets for Australian wine exports grew in value and volume in the 2017/18 financial year. At $2.8 billion, the value of Australian wine exports has seen the largest growth in 15 years. This is a 20 per cent growth. But, of the five largest markets, the only one not to grow … Continue reading Four of the five largest markets for Australian wine exports have grown in value
Australia’s first sweet wine symposium will celebrate the diversity of sweeter style wine varieties produced in Australia. The symposium is being held on the 20th and 21st of October in the Margaret River region. The inaugural event is taking place at Happs Wines, kicking off with an event that will feature 20 sweet wine tasting … Continue reading First sweet wine symposium held at Margaret River, Australia
Agribusiness banking specialist Rabobank has announced the appointment of Hayden Higgins to head up its horticulture and wine sector research. Higgins joins the bank’s food and agribusiness research team from his role as major agribusiness manager with Rabobank New Zealand. General manager of RaboResearch Food & Agribusiness Tim Hunt said the new appointment was an … Continue reading Rabobank appoints new horticulture and wine analyst
Twenty Five Doors is a technology solution empowering wineries to easily create, market and deliver accessible and unique wine experiences at their cellar door.
Wine regions across Australia stand to benefit from a $7.4 million investment boost for 21 international wine tourism projects.
Thanks to a donation from Casella Family Brands, four University of Adelaide students are pursuing their dreams of careers in the wine industry.
With current tight global inventories, higher prices are now assumed and accepted by buyers, while innovation in wine is increasing, according to a new report.
Pernod Ricard Winemakers has announced its 2018 Graduate Program Intake, a program intended to open up a world of wine to the next generation.
April is proving to be one of the busiest months ever for immersive wine tours due to additional funding through the Australian Government’s $50 million Export and Regional Wine Support Package, with Wine Australia hosting more than 30 international wine professionals this month. The groups of journalists, sommeliers, wine buyers and wine influencers from China … Continue reading Top international visitors experience Australian wine regions
Australian wine exports continue to set records, with a new high for the average value of bottled wine exports of $5.74 per litre.
The Orange region’s most awarded winery will return to the name it was founded under, Cumulus Wines.
Wine Australia is encouraging grapegrowers to brush up on post-harvest care as Vintage 2018 wraps up across the country.
New regulations, effective this week, give the nation’s wine export regulator Wine Australia broader powers to protect the reputation of the country’s wine exports.
The China Food and Drinks Fair was marked by an amplified Australian presence with 60 wine brands and 20 wine regions exhibiting under the Wine Australia banner.
The Australian Government has released the guidelines for the $10 million Wine Tourism and Cellar Door Grant program, before applications open on 1 July 2019.
A cast of legendary Australian wines are being showcased to more than 3,000 trade and media professionals at Vinexpo New York, 5–6 March, a two-day trade fair featuring 400 wine producers.
Wine Australia has appointed experienced China hand, David Lucas, to the new role of Regional General Manager Greater China.
The 2018 vintage at Jacob’s Creek got the VIP treatment, as acclaimed actor Chris Hemsworth joined the team to get an insider’s view on creating one of the world’s most unique wines, Double Barrel.