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Stuart Todd

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Rhone Valley FY exports hurt by UK, US decline - figures 8 April 2015

Wine exports from France's Rhône Valley fell in both volume and value in 2014 as the region's sales in the UK and US suffered, latest figures have revealed.

Château Bastor-Lamontagne eyes apéritif segment with So Sauternes release 8 April 2015

The Château Bastor-Lamontagne, which produces the prestigious Sauternes appelation, has launched a special blend of the sweet Bordeaux white wine aimed at the apéritf and cocktail segment.

Bordeaux exports suffered in the face of ChinaBordeaux wine exports slide in face of China issues 19 March 2015

Bordeaux wine exports fell 17% by value last year due primarily to falling demand in China, according to latest figures.

Alsace sees wine exports lift in 2014 - figures 13 March 2015

Exports of Alsace wines posted solid growth in volume and value last year, according to figures obtained by just-drinks from the CIVA.

Boisset Family Estates takes majority control of Henri Maire 25 February 2015

Boisset Family Estates has increased its stake in French counterpart Henri Maire from the 34% it took a year ago to 51%.

KronenbourgCarlsberg readies EUR12m spend at Brasseries Kronenbourg brewery 24 February 2015

Carlsberg-owned Brasseries Kronenbourg is to invest EUR12m this year at its brewery in Obernai, in eastern France in order to adapt production facilities to an ever- expanding range of beers.

China demand boosts Languedoc-Roussillon exports - figures 19 February 2015

The French wine region of Languedoc-Roussillon has seen record exports in 2014, with sales driven by China, according to new figures.

French wine, spirits exports continue decline - figures 13 February 2015

Wine and spirits exports from France have posted their second consecutive year of decline, according to latest figures.

Domaines Paul Mas seals fresh estate buy, eyes expansion 12 February 2015

Les Domaines Paul Mas has added another estate to its growing wine business and unveiled plans to extend to its portfolio by a further 200 hectares in 2015.

Véronique Penchienati will oversee Groupe DanoneGroupe Danone promotes exec to head up global water business 10 February 2015

Groupe Danone has promoted the head of its water business in France to a global role, overseeing its four water brands.

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