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Robert Stokes

Articles by Robert Stokes

SPAIN: Wine growers set for EUR130m government pay-out 22 January 2014

Spanish vine growers are set to receive nearly EUR130m (US$176.1m) in financial support from central funds, a slight rise on last year's contribution.

SPAIN: Sugar ban for fruit juices set to kick in 16 October 2013

Spain has banned the adding of sugar to fruit juices and nectars.

SPAIN: Freixenet silent on Rias-Baixas purchase reports 8 May 2013

Spanish cava and fine wines exporter Freixenet has declined to comment on reports that it could be on the verge of acquiring a bodega in the Rías Baixas area of Galicia in north-west Spain.

EUROPE: Geographical Indication status a value-adder - study 4 March 2013

Labelling wines and spirits with European Union (EU) geographic indications (GIs) adds value to the products, a study has found.

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