Even well travelled wine lovers often aren’t familiar with the Collio, on the extreme north-eastern edge of Italy. This showcase region for Italian white wines lies right at the border with Slovenia. Here is where some of the greatest upheavals in the recent history of wine occurred. Twelve approved grape varieties give the winegrowers plenty of scope - and plenty to discuss.
Never before have there been so many wines with an organic seal as today. And everything points to the fact that there will be many more. In a flood of ever increasing demand, many specialists ride their own wave. Biodynamic, natural and orange wines stand out from the mainstream. The market is becoming increasingly diversified. Where is the journey headed?
A change is coming to the leadership for the global ProWein portfolio. Effective April 1, 2019, Bastian Mingers will be the new Global Head for Wine & Spirits and Director of ProWein at Messe Düsseldorf in Germany. The 35-year-old will take over the position from Marius Berlemann, who in turn will become the General Manager of Messe Düsseldorf Shanghai Co. Ltd., with project and HR...
Commissioned by ProWein, the Geisenheim University has surveyed more than 2,300 experts in the wine industry on international wine markets, marketing trends, developments in online wine sales and the economic situation.