| 15 Oct 2010
Global Champagne volumes have recovered well from the lows of the economic downturn, but major question marks remain over future value growth, according to a new just-drinks research report.
| 22 Sep 2006
Champagne has already seen significant merger and acquisition activity in the past year or so, but there could be further deals in the pipeline, writes Nuria Sadurni of Euromonitor International.
| 31 Oct 2014
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| 27 Oct 2014
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has seen its nine-month sales edge up, helped by on-going growth for its Champagne portfolio.
| 29 Jul 2014
Champagne and still wine producer Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported a 9.2% lift in first-half sales, helped by a strong export performance.
| 23 Oct 2013
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported a 5.6% rise in third-quarter group sales, helped by a strong performance from its premium Champagne brands.
| 3 Sep 2013
Champagne producer Vranken-Pommery Monopole has seen its net losses narrow in the first half of this year, as the company continues to focus on its leading brands.
| 29 Jan 2013
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported a 4% drop in full-year sales, but seen a strong performance in its export Champagne markets including Japan and the US.
| 23 Nov 2012
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| 19 Nov 2012
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has announced a capital increase of EUR42.5m (US$54.3m) to help finance the acquisition of five companies, including Champagne house Bissinger & Co.
| 24 Jul 2012
Vranken-Pommery Monopole saw its core Champagne sales rise in Q2, with positive growth outside of Europe.
| 24 Jan 2012
Weaker demand for Champagne in the fourth quarter of 2011 has caused Vranken-Pommery Monopole to report a dip in full-year sales.
| 20 Oct 2011
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has said that it continues to see growing demand for Champagne around the world, after reporting a near-9% rise in sales for the third quarter of 2011.
| 1 Sep 2011
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported that it almost broke even in the first half of 2011, as international markets continue to drive Champagne sales.
| 1 Apr 2011
A fall in full-year profits has rubbed the shine off Vranken-Pommery Monopole's rebounding Champagne sales.
| 14 Feb 2011
The Champagne industry's ruling council has said that there is more work to do to rebuild consumer demand, despite a series of sales rebounds for some of the sector's biggest players.
| 11 Feb 2011
Laurent-Perrier has reported a stronger rise in Champagne sales than some of its rivals in the final three months of 2010, but the group still lagged its pre-crisis performance.
| 9 Feb 2011
Global Champagne sales rebounded in 2010, but demand failed to surpass the levels of 2008, according to trade body Comité Interprofessionnel des Vins de Champagne (CIVC).
| 26 Jan 2011
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has seen its share price rise after the Champagne house reported strong trading for 2010.
| 25 Jan 2011
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has said it is heading into 2011 in confident mood after seeing Champagne sales rebound in 2010.
| 3 Sep 2010
Champagne corks may be popping again but the region's trade council will again limit production as it attempts to regain price-points lost during the recession.
| 2 Sep 2010
A rebound in Champagne sales and lower net debt helped Vranken-Pommery Monopole to reduce net losses in the first half of 2010.
| 23 Jul 2010
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has hailed a resurgence in consumer demand for Champagne after reporting a rebound in sales for its fiscal half-year.
| 30 Mar 2010
Leading Champagne group Vranken-Pommery Monpole has outperformed its sector in 2009, limiting a sales decline to 5% and reporting a rise in net profits for the year.
| 25 Jan 2010
Champagne house Vranken-Pommery Monopole has outperformed rivals in 2009 to report a sales decline of less than 10% for the year.
| 1 Sep 2009
Champagne's ruling council will this week restrict the amount of Champagne allowed onto the market, as new figures suggest export sales have plummeted in the first half of 2009.
| 1 Sep 2009
Champagne house Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported heavier losses in the first half of 2009, but sales outperformed some of its rivals in the sector.
| 26 Mar 2009
Champagne house Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported a 7% drop in net profit for 2008, but remains confident that its Champagne sales could weather the economic downturn.
| 29 Jan 2009
Percy Fox, one of the UK representatives for Vranken-Pommery Monopole, has appointed Adrian Beckett as brand executive for the French firm's Champagne brands.
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