Chinese wine lovers snub screwcap, for now – Decanter
Another article on Wine Intelligence’s research into closures (natural cork, synthetic cork and screwcap) comes from Decanter journalist Andrziej Binkiewicz. Picking up on the distinctive differences between our key markets – Australia, China, Germany, the UK and US – the article highlights […]
China prefers corks for wine, UK don’t mind – Sino
Sino Spectrum, a London-based radio station bringing together the UK and China, also leads with a story based on Wine Intelligence’s insights into wine closures. Our multi-market research allows us to draw comparisons between Chinese wine drinkers (much more concerned about natural cork […]
Keeping an open mind on closures
Cork is still king in the consumer’s mind, but how do other closures stack up across the world?
China grows up: part two
Two weeks ago, we explored four key trends in China’s maturing market. Today, we talk about four more, covering youth, sparkling, whites, and closures.
China grows up
Our research director finds 12 reasons why the Chinese wine market is becoming more mature
China: is it time for white wine?
The Chinese wine market is a fast-evolving creature, often tough to keep track of. Some of the changes over the past 5 years have been so rapid and dislocating that they have quickly destroyed the viability supposedly robust business models, while creating […]
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Fakes still a problem in China
Despite increased scrutiny from authorities, fake wines still litter the supply chain in China, undermining consumer confidence
Tier 2 cities, no longer a second thought
Most of the media attention about wine still focuses in Tier 1 cities like Shanghai, while the real growth story is now in Tier 2
The future is now
China has embraced online and mobile commerce with open arms, and the online wine market is ripe with opportunity as a result.