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Meet the new Brazilian consumer | McKinsey & Company

Meet the new Brazilian consumer | McKinsey & Company | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Cautious, concerned, and conservative
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"Cautious, concerned, and conservative", clearly pragmatic & focused on buying on what they "need" rather then what the "want"... a market similar to China?
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What Millennials' Outrageously High Consumption of Wine Really Says About Us

What Millennials' Outrageously High Consumption of Wine Really Says About Us | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
If you're a millennial who loves wine, this might not come as a surprise to you. We, and by that I mean people aged 21 to 38, drank almost half the wine purchased in America last year. According to a survey by the Wine Market Council, millennials bought
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12th Hurun Report Chinese Luxury Consumer Survey 2016

12th Hurun Report Chinese Luxury Consumer Survey 2016 | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
12th Chinese Luxury Consumer Survey
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Even with the anti-corruption campaign, "Gift giving by men and by women increased 15% and 24% respectively". However, red wine giving is down by 5% & spirits down by 43%.  Where does this trend come from?  The fact they consumer actually travel more and therefore gift on things they can bring back through their luggage?

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Treasury Wine Sharpens Focus in U.S.

Treasury Wine Sharpens Focus in U.S. | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Now Treasury is focusing on pricier wines in the $10 to $100- plus range a bottle, rather than popular but cheaper wines such as its $6 a bottle.
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Whatever Happened to Argentina's Wine Boom?

Whatever Happened to Argentina's Wine Boom? | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Whatever happened to Argentina's wine boom (and can that country's wine industry recover the momentum it has lost)? Argentina is an important player in world wine. Recent OIV statistics (click here to download the pdf) tell us that Argentina is the fifth largest wine producer in the world (behind the USA and ahead of Australia) and…
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Eastward ho!

Eastward ho! | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
The biggest cruise operators are sailing full steam ahead to China
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If cruise operators are going for it, certainly wine businesses need to keep their fingers wet in to China as well...

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China set to become Chile’s number one

China set to become Chile’s number one | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
China is set to leapfrog the US and UK in a matter of months to become Chile’s largest wine market, according to Julio Alonso, Asia director at Wines of Chile.
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China now has more billionaires than the U.S. - CPP-LUXURY

China now has more billionaires than the U.S. - CPP-LUXURY | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
The number of billionaires in China has overtaken that of the United States for the first time, an annual survey said Thursday, despite slowing growth in the world’s second-largest economy. Communist-ruled China now has 596 billionaires, up a “staggering” 242 over the last year, Shanghai-based luxury magazine publisher Hurun Report said, surpassing the 537 Americans. “Despite the slowdown in the economy, China’s richest have defied gravity, recording their best year ever,” Hurun Report Chairman
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Jefford on Monday: Wine in China on our minds - Decanter

Jefford on Monday: Wine in China on our minds - Decanter | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Will China overtake the USA to become the world’s leading wine-drinking nation? Andrew Jefford explores the culture of wine in China in his latest column.
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American Wine Drinkers are the World's Grape Saviors | Wine News & Features

American Wine Drinkers are the World's Grape Saviors | Wine News & Features | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
American Wine Drinkers are the World's Grape Saviors. American's thirst for wine is saving many traditional styles from extinction, says Mike Steinberger
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Wine Word: Ian Ford of Summergate on the state of the China market : Grape Wall of China

Wine Word: Ian Ford of Summergate on the state of the China market : Grape Wall of China | Grande Passione | Scoop.it

Summergate is marking its fifteenth year as a wine importer and distributor in China. I asked founding partner Ian Ford about changes during that time, the current state of the country’s wine scene and what bottles from the portfolio he’d recommend for an absolute beginner to wine.

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What Makes A Wine Sell, And What Doesn't: Takeaways from VinItaly

What Makes A Wine Sell, And What Doesn't: Takeaways from VinItaly | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
What sells a wine is its story. That was the takeaway from a panel held last week at VinItaly International trade fair in Verona.
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300m basketball fans and slow customs officials. Treasury Wines eyes faster China profit growth

300m basketball fans and slow customs officials. Treasury Wines eyes faster China profit growth | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Treasury Wines ceo Mike Clarke says the profit upside is substantial in Asia as the company tries to convert a new generation of beer and spirits drinkers to ...
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State of the US Wine Industry in 2016 – Trends and Statistics

State of the US Wine Industry in 2016 – Trends and Statistics | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
In 2016 US consumers continue to reach for wine as an enjoyable beverage, even with craft beer grabbing an increased share of the alcohol beverage market. A review of the 2015 wine statistics and buying trends for 2016 are generally positive. Most experts predict another good year for wine, at its usual 1 to 2%…
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Italian luxury brands bullish about China's market - CPP-LUXURY

Italian luxury brands bullish about China's market - CPP-LUXURY | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
“I think sometimes, there is a misunderstanding,” said Michele Norsa, chief operating officer of Salvatore Ferragamo, the Florence-based manufacturer of $860 oxford shoes and $190 silk ties. “The stock exchange is not really impacting the consumption market.” In an interview conducted during Milan’s biannual fashion week, Norsa projected confidence. “The mood, if you look at different categories, is still of growth,” he said. The sentiment was echoed by Gian Giacomo Ferraris, chief executive officer of Gianni Versace. “We believe that even with this instability, we’ll have double digit growth” in [...]
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Ferragamo: “The stock exchange is not really impacting the consumption market.”

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Fine wine’s biggest risers of 2015

Fine wine’s biggest risers of 2015 | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
After a year of ups and then downs the ten best performing wines of 2015 reflect the renewed diversity of the fine wine market.
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They're Thirsty for Deals, But Millennials Won't Sacrifice Taste or Quality in Their Alcoholic Beverages

They're Thirsty for Deals, But Millennials Won't Sacrifice Taste or Quality in Their Alcoholic Beverages | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Not only are Millennials 77 million strong, they will account for almost 30% of total consumer product dollars spent by 2020. So what does that mean for the alcoholic beverage market? In a word, opportunity.
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US to gain 16m wine drinkers by 2025

US to gain 16m wine drinkers by 2025 | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
North American “regular wine drinkers” will increase from 93 million today – which is 40% of the adult population – to 109m, or 44% of all adults, by 2025
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Master 2 Commerce des Vins's curator insight, December 15, 2015 1:52 AM

Le marché des consommateurs de vin aux USA continue sa croissance.  Merci pour le scoop @Grande Passione

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Champagne vs. Prosecco: Who’s got the upper hand on growth and driving new customers? | Wine Industry Insight

Champagne vs. Prosecco: Who’s got the upper hand on growth and driving new customers? | Wine Industry Insight | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
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China Wine Rally Puts Spotlight on Overseas Producers | wine-searcher

China Wine Rally Puts Spotlight on Overseas Producers | wine-searcher | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
China Wine Rally Puts Spotlight on Overseas Producers. A recovery in Chinese interest in wine could see more buyouts of overseas wineries and vineyards.
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China's wine market shows rosy future despite austerity measures::wines-info

China's wine market shows rosy future despite austerity measures::wines-info | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Wines-info.com, one of the most authoritative wine information websites in China
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China's addiction to luxury goods

China's addiction to luxury goods | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
ASK any luxury retailer where their most valuable customers are from and most will say China. The post-2008 years have not been the easiest for luxury brands, but...
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Bulk wine grows to 50% of New World exports

Bulk wine grows to 50% of New World exports | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
The international wine trade hit a “watershed moment” in 2013, with half of all New World wine sales coming from bulk supplies, according to Rabobank.
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Tracy Cervellone CWE's curator insight, April 17, 2014 12:16 PM

And most of it is pretty good. Thank Heaven.

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Education is critical for Italian wines to compete in Hong Kong

Education is critical for Italian wines to compete in Hong Kong | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
A panel of wine educators from Hong Kong have urged Italian producers to invest in education modules specific to Italy to boost the country’s paltry share of the wine market.
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