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Analysis - How Austrian wine survived scandal to flourish again 15 Mar 2016

Thirty years have passed but Willi Klinger still refers to it as Austrian wine's darkest hour.

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Sojuzplodoimport to appeal after Stolichnaya court setback against SPI Group 20 Feb 2018

Sojuzplodoimport, the Russian company locked in a court battle with SPI Group over ownership of the Stolichnaya vodka brand, has said it will appeal after losing the latest round in the pair's long-running fight.

Vinexpo heads to Austria with new mission to highlight fringe regions 17 Jan 2017

Wine trade show Vinexpo plans to take 100 of the world's top buyers to Austria's vineyards for the first edition of a new exhibition concept.

AUSTRIA: Red Bull silent on contamination report 18 Mar 2013

Red Bull has refused to comment directly on reports it has been the victim of threats to contaminate its products in Austria.

AUSTRIA: Rexam to boost capacity for Red Bull can production 26 Nov 2012

Rexam is to invest GBP20m (US$32m) in a fourth line at its Austrian plant to boost production of Red Bull cans.

Product Launch - AUSTRIA/NETHERLANDS/UK: Pernod Ricard's Malibu Red 4 Oct 2012

Pernod Ricard's Malibu Red

Product Launch - AUSTRIA: Spar Austria's S Budget energy drink flavours 13 Sep 2012

Spar Austria has launched three more flavours in its S Budget energy drinks line.

AUSTRIA: SPI Group, Austrian Airlines team up for Stolichnaya 20 Jan 2012

SPI Group has secured a listing for its Stolichnaya vodka brand with Austrian Airlines.

AUSTRIA: Anheuser-Busch InBev gets Bud injunction lifted 27 Oct 2011

Anheuser-Busch InBev believes that its trademark victory against Budejovický Budvar in Austria sets a precedent for rulings in other countries.

AUSTRIA: Red Bull sees sales jump in 2010 24 Jan 2011

Red Bull, producer of the world's best-selling energy drink, has reported an increase in full-year sales.

Product Launch - AUSTRIA: Hot Irishman Ltd's Irishman Whiskey range 15 Oct 2010

Hot Irishman Ltd's Irishman Whiskey range