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CANADA: Production of Ice Cider to be officially regulated

29 October 2002

Producers of Canadian ice-cider, in south-eastern Quebec, have formulated their own seal of authenticity to help consumers understand difference between genuine ice-cider and knock offs. The product is made from fermented apples whose sugars have been concentrated by freezing temperatures. A seal affixed to the bottle contains a group of letters; the first two represent the name of the producer, the next four numbers indicate the date of juice extraction and the start of fermentation and the last two letters represent the name of the vintner.

FRANCE: Eckes Granini claims 30% of French on premise juice market

30 January 2002

Eckes-Granini SNC, the French subsidiary of German fruit juice group, Eckes Granini, is claiming a 30% share in the on premise juice market in France. The company, which employs 470 people, was formed last August with the merger of Eckes Granini's two French subsidiaries, Joker Group and Les Vergers

NEW ZEALAND: West Coast Vineyards heads east

1 October 2001

West Coast Vineyards is expanding its operations into Asia and Pacific Rim, having set up a subsidiary company to drive its exports in that region. Heading up West Coast Vineyards Asia and Pacific Rim, is Peter Milne a wine marketer with 20 years experience. For the past eight years Milne has specialised in Asia, where he helped KWV become the biggest stakeholder for South African wines in that region.







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