Exclusive: Constellation invests in La Fête du Rosé by Donae Burston

When Donae Burston struck up conversations with Constellation Brands in the summer of 2020, he saw the largest alcoholic beverage manufacturer and marketer in the United States as key to expanding his French rosé brand, La Fête du Rosé. Today, Constellation announced that it has acquired a minority stake in …

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The new Hemel-en-Aarde vineyard is looking for investors

A new winery in South Africa, co-founded by the Newton-Johnson family and Roland Preens, offers a ‘unique’ chance to invest in one of Cape Town’s most exciting wine regions, Hemel-en-Aarde. Hemelzicht Vineyards is a new 60 hectare vineyard in the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley and the first in South Africa to offer …

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Investment in fine wine: An opportunity for Italy?

It has been a long time coming but now we are able to introduce the great POTUS into our weekly column, for at last its tentacles have extended into an area that concerns us directly. As all investment advisors should be, at Amphora we are politically agnostic. As with any …

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Turning vices into profits: should you invest in alcohol?

Typically, when people think of investing, the first thing that comes to mind is investing in stocks, bonds, and maybe gold. However, investing in tangible assets like art, real estate, and even some unique options like handbags and alcohol can be very lucrative. So let’s say you’re not really an …

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Oeno appoints Almudena Alberca MW as brand ambassador for Spain

Wine investment firm Oeno has appointed Almudena Alberca MW, Spain’s first female Master of Wine, as its brand ambassador for Spain. Alberca became a Master of Wine in 2018, balancing the notoriously demanding MW program with full-time work as a winemaker. His resume includes a stint at the Cénit winery …

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South African wine and spirits maker Distell is getting into cannabis products

Distell takes a 20% stake in the cannabis brand RETHINK The arm of its main shareholder Remgro also buys a stake Investment part of growth strategy, says CEO JOHANNESBURG, January 20 (Reuters) – South African wine, cider and spirits company Distell DGHJ.J will soon be able to offer cannabidiol-infused beverages …

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Voice Tech Week

Voice has spent much of the past week making itself heard across a variety of apps designed to be more relevant to consumers’ everyday lives. New features rolling out to voice platforms help users do everything from picking the right wine pairing for their dinner party to finding a COVID-19 …

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Duckhorn, Vintage Wine Estates and other wineries go public. What is the cost ?

Last month, Napa’s Duckhorn Vineyards announced an IPO, or IPO, under the symbol “NAPA” on the New York Stock Exchange. As shares approached the $20 mark on day one, Duckhorn Portfolio’s market capitalization briefly topped $2 billion. A spokesperson for Duckhorn said the company is currently in an SEC mandatory …

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Southern Glazer’s invests in Reserve Bar

US retailer Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits has taken a stake in alcohol e-commerce platform Reserve Bar for an undisclosed amount. Reserve Bar offers premium and premium spirits for delivery Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits (SGWS) is the largest liquor distributor in the United States. The company has invested in …

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Wine Experts Explain How 2020 Highlights New Wine Regions

wine estate in Chile Getty 2020 has not been easy for the wine world. To list a few obstacles: a world of closed bars. A global pandemic. Climate change. California and Oregon are facing the most destructive wildfire season in history. In this ongoing series, we speak with major players …

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Beyond Bordeaux and Burgundy, what else should you invest in right now?

Asian comics spoke with Kevin Cheng, Senior Managing Director of Kaigai Fine Wine Asia, for his thoughts on investing in fine wines and which regions to watch on your radar. 2020 is a year marked by eventful events. However, this does not appear to affect the global wine auction market …

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$100 Million Investment in Augusta Wine Country, Effort to Become “Napa Valley of the Midwest” | St. Louis News Headlines

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A $100 million investment in a 700-acre property consisting of vineyards and vineyards is underway in St. Charles County. In the past month, the Hoffmann family of companies has purchased the Balducci Winery and Vineyards on Highway 94, the Knoernschild Vineyards and Buildings, as …

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Good wine develops in an “unusual” year

Despite the turmoil surrounding it, the fine wine market has thrived in 2020, with the sector adapting quickly in the face of difficult circumstances and accelerating an already established pattern of change that leaves it a very different place than it was. half a decade ago. . As recently covered …

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Investors develop a thirst for fine Spanish wines

With Liv-ex reporting that 2020 has been its best year yet for the Spanish wine trade, James Lawrence investigates whether investors are starting to develop a thirst for the best drops in the country. “To contemplate is to look at shadows”, said Victor Hugo. And like the protagonist of Hugo’s …

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Investing in people, investing in the future

NEW YORK, January 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Banville Wine Merchants welcomed 2021 with a strong investment in people, affirming its commitment to continued growth. At January 18and, the family business established in 2004, has announced several internal promotions as well as two new additions to the organization. In the wake …

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In Brief: How the Pandemic Has Affected the Mid-Level of Fine Wines

While luxury brands and entry-level brands have seen strong non-retail sales over the past year, James Lawrence explores how the pandemic has affected the mid-tier of fine wines. San Leonardo in Trentino is doing well in the middle segment of fine wines In October 2020, Swiss bank UBS released a …

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Progress Made on $100 Million Investment in St. Charles County Wine Country | St. Louis News Headlines

AUGUSTA, Missouri (KMOV.com) – A $100 million investment in Missouri wine country is progressing as the Hoffmann family of companies complete their acquisition of six vineyards and four wineries totaling more than 750 acres in Augusta and its surroundings. A $100 million investment in a 700-acre property including …

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Second cannabis company seeks hosting deal with Marblehead

A second pot shop is looking to open on Atlantic Avenue, but this one is closer to Swampscott than downtown. Angela Arena is seeking a hosting deal to operate Seven Leaf Sisters, a marijuana retail store at 385 Atlantic Ave. The Marbleheader is the founder of Kind Lab, a CBD …

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The world’s richest buy fine wine and Hermès handbags

In 2020, the world’s ultra-rich population was growing, with China leading the way. These very wealthy people have been found to invest in fine wines and Hermes handbags. According to the latest wealth report announced by world-renowned real estate agency Knight Frank and real estate broker Douglas Elliman, the ultra-wealthy …

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Former CEO of Vanguard Canada launches service for Canadian retail investors to buy fine wines

Atul Tiwari, CEO of Cult Wines Canada, with a selection of fine wines on April 8, 2021.Fred Lum/The Globe and Mail After a two-year hiatus from Bay Street, former Vanguard Canada CEO Atul Tiwari is raising his glass to a new joint venture with UK-based Cult Wine Ltd. which will …

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Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits Ventures Division Takes Stake in ReserveBar

MIAMI AND DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits (Southern Glazer’s), the world’s largest retailer of alcoholic beverages, today announced that it has acquired an equity stake in ReserveBar, the leading e-commerce platform for premium and luxury spirits in United States, connecting retailers to consumers. Led by Southern Glazer’s Ventures, the …

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Investing in fine wines: underlying assets

Fine Wine investment advisers often talk about the asynchronicity of the fine wine market with other traditional markets, and this year has certainly confirmed that. One of the things professional investors do is weigh potential return against perceived risk, and one of the key risk factors in that analysis is …

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db meeting: Matthew O’Connell from Bordeaux Index

What areas should investors look to this year for a strong return? Bordeaux is very attractive at the moment and has a lot of momentum in the market, despite the fact that a lot of noise last year was about other regions. In Bordeaux, there are investment opportunities in Premiers …

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Invest in the right wine to diversify and reduce the risks of your portfolio

Investing in fine wine is both enjoyable and highly rewarding, providing the opportunity to explore, understand and own some of the finest luxury goods in the world. The historical performance of fine wines has led many investors to view them as a tangible alternative asset that can be used to …

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4 small business innovations that will survive the pandemic

Small businesses that survived the COVID-19 pandemic still face a long road to recovery, but some of the business innovations… Small businesses that survived the COVID-19 pandemic still face a long road to recovery, but some of the innovations embraced by business owners in the past year may survive the …

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Former Vanguard Canada CEO blows the cork in new venture

After leaving Vanguard, Tiwari was working on a thesis aimed at bringing investors to certain asset classes they don’t typically have access to. But the incorporation of private equity or real estate into this vehicle, for example, has raised liquidity and cost issues. Going this route, he wondered why there …

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Investment App Rally features stocks of some of the best wines in the world

There is the Domaine De La Romanée-Conti 2014”, describes Petrozo. “12 bottles at $54,000 at $54 per … [+] to share. (Photo credit should read FRANCOIS GUILLOT/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images Can’t afford to fill your cellar with Domaine de la Romanée Conti? Today, alternative investment platform …

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Raise your glass to this resilient alternative investment

“We have created a company that has completely transformed [wine investing] on his head, which should not lose the sexy or passionate side of wine, we kiss him. But it was also to go to serious investors and say, “we have the access, we have the capacity, we have a …

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Cult Wines expands its global footprint with the launch of a Canadian office ahead of Bordeaux 2020 En Primeur

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cult Wines, the world’s leading fine wine investment company, today announced the opening of its first Canadian office which continues the company’s global expansion efforts in North America after having successfully opened several offices in Asia. This decision will allow Canadian investors to have better access to the world …

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DavidsTea Stock (NASDAQ:DTEA): the value is preparing

Photo by cirquedesprit/iStock via Getty Images Interested in a growing and profitable e-commerce player that is priced significantly lower than its peers and has just hit a major catalyst? Grab a cup and sit back as we take a look at DAVIDsTEA (DTEA) as they turn a new leaf by …

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Global Britain’s winners and losers take shape

Reuters Reuters LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) – Australia’s main export to the UK was once melodramatic soap operas like ‘Neighbours’. That could be about to change. Britain’s trade deal with fellow Commonwealth member, broadly announced on Tuesday, is its first new deal since leaving the European Union. The terms give an …

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Why California Offers Great Wine Investment Potential

A handful of top California labels in recent great vintages have been flagged for investment potential by wine merchant Bordeaux Index, and here’s why. Although the expected returns for fine wine investors should be highest in the Grands Crus of Burgundy and the Premiers Crus of Bordeaux as well as …

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Prentice4M announces 4M City Club, creating 15-minute neighborhood in Ann Arbor

4M The City Club is located opposite the newly launched facility 4M co-living and coworking campus at 830 Henry St., further developing the Southern Ann Arbor Neighborhood 15 minutes away and leaning on the concept that one should be able to meet their needs or desires within a 15-minute walk, …

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US, EU End Aviation Trade Crisis, Look to China’s Rise

BRUSSELS – The United States and Europe agreed on Tuesday to set aside a 17-year dispute over aircraft subsidies for Boeing and Airbus and work together to counter China’s global ambitions to dominate key industries. The deal, which suspends the threat of billions of dollars in punitive tariffs on everyone’s …

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City chooses not to renew lease with The Interchange at year-end – Albert Lea Tribune

The owner of The Interchange Wine & Coffee Bistro in Albert Lea questions the advice she received from the city not to renew her lower level lease of the Jacobson building at the end of the year. Lisa Hanson said in the Albert Lea City Council meeting public forum on …

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Continued investment in RI’s small business community is key to moving COVID-19 state’s economy forward – URI News

RI’s Small Business Development Center serving a record number of clients At Grapes & Grains Earlier in the Pandemic, left to right: Ed Huttenhower, RISBDC State Director, Store Owner Matthew Amaral and RISBDC Greater Newport Regional Director Paul Harden. (Beau Jones / URI Momentum) KINGSTON, RI – May 27, 2021 …

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Wine rack workers set to start strike in June

Wine Rack workers will start the strike on June 7. Community members are urged to support the workers by shopping for wine elsewhere during the picket lines. Workers continue to call on teachers and educators who own Wine Rack through the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan to act to protect their …

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RISBDC: Continued Investment in RI Small Business Community is Key to Advancing COVID-19 State Economy

According to the latest data, the Rhode Island Small Business Development Center (RISBDC) served more than 330 individual small businesses in the first quarter of 2021. This represents more than a third of the customers served throughout 2020, which was itself a record year in terms of requests for support …

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Luxury Riverboat Tour of Klondike Park as Part of $ 100 Million Investment in St. Charles Co. Wine Country | St. Louis News Headlines

ST. CHARLES COUNTY. Mo. (KMOV.com) – This is where Lewis and Clark once explored the Missouri River, but it will soon be home to a new luxury riverboat experience to offer a new way to explore the historic wine country of the Missouri. A new dock will soon be built …

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Trade dispute between Australia and China: Canberra plans to involve the WTO

The photo taken on December 5, 2020 shows the cherry-based wine in the town of Young in Australia. The town of Young is nicknamed the “Cherry Capital of Australia”. Chu Chen | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images Australia is questioning whether it should involve the World Trade Organization in …

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Could wine be a safer option in a turbulent stock market?

Justin Knock, Master of Wine at Oenofuture, explains how investing in wine can provide a safe and profitable alternative to the overheated US stock market IInvestors have enjoyed remarkable 12-month success from the depths of the pandemic bear market, and are now wondering where the markets can go from here. …

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Digital Wine Ventures (ASX: DW8) share price fell 35% in one month

Actions in Digital Wine Ventures Ltd (ASX: DW8) fell a further 10% yesterday despite no news or announcements from the company. It seems that some of the enthusiasm for digital wine has waned recently. Shares are down 35% in the last month and 63% since hitting highs of 21 cents …

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Investing in wine – a taste of how to get started

WC Fields claimed to cook with wine on a regular basis, even occasionally adding it to food. However, wine is no laughing matter for investors. Its transformation from a merry hobby into a more serious mix of investing arguably began in the mid-1980s, when the prices of fine wine began …

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Terry Wheatley, Chairman of Vintage Wine Estates, set to take the company public

In an appropriate turn of events for Women’s History Month, Terry Wheatley, president of Vintage Wine Estates, is set to take the company public (it will be listed on the Nasdaq Global Market as VWE) . In doing so, she will become the first woman to bring such a prominent …

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Empower Women, Empower Lives | Latest India News

The development of rural Madhya Pradesh women is at the heart of this 27-year-old woman-led investment firm. Women’s economic empowerment refers to the ability of women to enjoy their rights to control and benefit from resources, assets, income and their own time, as well as the ability to manage risk …

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Why Chinese Copiers of Australian Wine Could Explode

(Source: Getty, Twitter / PaddyFok) White and red label; graceful cursive font; and featured as one of Australia’s oldest and best-known wine brands. It looks like Penfold’s, but it isn’t. ‘Penfunils’, a counterfeit wine produced in Adelaide, was spotted and photographed by a Twitter user on Sunday with a tongue-in-cheek …

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Investing in fine wines: sit back

Quite naturally, we’ve had a lot of questions recently about how much resistance we might expect from fine wine prices in the current investment environment. We have watched with great interest the sharp rise in the price of gold over the past eight months in response to what appeared to …

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Good wine is increasingly a sound investment – Robb Report

The number one rule of investing is not to lose money – “buy high, sell low” is rarely the route to financial success. This is, according to one investment strategist, what makes the fine wine market a safe and ideal space for investors looking for stability in their portfolios. “Historical …

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Just Enough Wines Launches Premium Wine In The Convenience Of A Can On September 30, 2020

Advertising High-quality, vintage, AVA-specific Pinot Noir and Chardonnay now available in cans through Just Enough Wines San Francisco, California, September 29, 2020 – With the launch of Just Enough Wines on September 30, 2020, consumers will no longer have to choose between quality and convenience. By reinventing canned wine, founder …

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Buyers who love fine Burgundy fear a speculative bubble

January 5, 2019 EVERY YEAR Berry Bros & Rudd, Britain’s oldest wine merchant, publishes a pocket price list. Reading old copies makes fans of quality quaff want to travel back in time. In 1909, a 12-bottle case of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti 1891, Burgundy’s most famous Grands Crus, cost 180 …

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El Dorado County Wine Growers Present Focus on Soil Sustainability for Healthy Plants and Clean Air, December 2

Advertising PLACERVILLE, California: All grape growers, winemakers and interested parties are invited to join us on Wednesday, December 2 at 6:30 p.m., for a Focus on Soils, Soil Sustainability and Carbon Cultivation discussion for El Dorado County winemakers. Our guest speaker will be Fred Hunt recently from the Resource Conservation …

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Colorado Wine Industry Gets Support From Wine Legend Warren Winiarski

Napa Valley Wine Legend Warren Winiarski Invests in Colorado Wine and Grape Industries with Grant to CMU / WCCC Viticulture and Oenology Program Warren Winiarski is a man who tends to see the world as a place of unrealized future potential, and his ability to turn potential into reality is …

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The canned wine Spritzer trend just got another cool cat: an interview with Rocco Venneri

Rocco Venneri, founder of Cool Cat cool cat Starting a business is never easy, especially when the odds are stacked against you. Those odds haven’t stopped Cool Cat founder Rocco Venneri, who identifies as a black / mixed-race gay man, from chasing his dream of creating a low-calorie portable drink …

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Wine auctions pivot – quite profitably – to the virtual world

In July, Chicago Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. hosted an auction for the mighty New York restaurant Del Posto. All 3,422 lots, including the vintage Quintarelli, Sassicaia and a complete case of 1999 Case Basse Brunello di Montalcino Riserva, have been sold, with 80% of the lots selling for much …

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Beverage factory expands bag-in-box wine production capabilities with six-figure investment

X Sign up for free to receive the latest news straight to your inbox Register now Kingsland Drinks has announced plans to increase its bag-in-box wine production capacities in 2021 with a six-figure investment in additional production line machines. The Irlam company says it will strengthen its position as a …

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Chinese investments in Australia collapse amid tensions

SYDNEY, Feb.28 (Reuters) – Chinese investment in Australia fell 61% in 2020 to the lowest level recorded by the Australian National University in six years, coinciding with a deepening of the diplomatic dispute. The university’s East Asia Economic Research Bureau’s annual tracking study recorded A $ 1 billion ($ 783 …

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Weekly Property Review: 30-Year Cycles In Australia’s Offshore Agricultural Real Estate Investment

CBRE Agribusiness Managing Director David Goodfellow predicts foreign investment in Australian agriculture to arrive in 30-year cycles IN THE ebb and flow of foreign dollars to Australia’s rural industries, the investing country that inevitably attracts the most attention is China. In recent years, large-scale investment has declined, but do we …

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Md lawmakers plan to add beer and wine to grocery stores

The Maryland General Assembly is pushing to change state liquor sales laws to allow beer and wine on the shelves of grocery and convenience stores. There is pressure in the Maryland General Assembly to change the state’s Liquor Sales Act to allow beer and wine on the shelves of grocery …

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Liquid assets: why is it time to start investing in whiskey?

Rare whiskey has seen its asset value increase by 564% over the past 10 years. Photo by Dylan de Jonge via Unsplash When markets are volatile, investors tend to invest capital in “safe havens,” asset classes that typically resist during times of turmoil. These are the usual suspects – gold, …

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Rare wine might be a better investment than stocks right now – Robb Report

In the decade or so that ended in 2019, according to Dave Parker, CEO of Benchmark Wine Group, the best red Burgundy wines have seen an extraordinary increase in prices, by a factor of 4 to 5, a staggering exponential growth. “It was definitely the investment to have,” he says, …

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Indonesia rolls back on alcoholic beverage investment authorization for foreign companies

JAKARTA, March 2 (Reuters) – Indonesian President Joko Widodo reinstated the ban on new foreign investment in alcoholic beverage manufacturing on Tuesday, just weeks after agreeing to ease restrictions as part of a larger effort to attract investors. The world’s largest predominantly Muslim country banned new foreign investment in alcoholic …

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The Future of Post-COVID Wine: Five Trends to Watch

Many discussions about the wine business begin with the classic wine industry joke: “If you want to make a small fortune in wine, start with a large one”. It primarily addresses the many profit margin challenges that winegrowers face, from supply-side retail pressures to climate change, to consumer buying behaviors …

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The Vice Wine launches rare orange wine from Napa

Advertising Orange is the New Napa with L’Orange de Sémillon, “Brooklynites”, 2020 Napa Valley, California – May 13, 2021 – The fervor for old-style orange wines, once known as ‘sommelier’s favorites’ because of their distinct color, history and ability to pair with many foods. The Vice Wine, a wine producer …

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Fine wine investment: Bordeaux 2020

The Bordeaux 2020 vintage looks promising, but will producers try to catch up in price what they are losing in volume, demand Philippe staveley of Amphora’s portfolio management. Under normal circumstances, mid-March in the fine wine market is a very exciting time, flooded with expectations for the next en primeur …

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Bordeaux 2020 Vintage Ripe for Investors

With Bordeaux’s En Primeur campaign in sight, one expert says there could be real opportunities this year. By W. Blake Gray | Posted on Saturday March 27, 2021 Bordeaux’s 2020 vintage is going to be complicated, but people looking to invest in wine should jump on the premieres anyway, says …

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Australian miners welcome FTA with UK

PERTH (miningweekly.com) – The Minerals Council of Australia (MCA) has welcomed a free trade agreement (FTA) between Australia and the UK, saying it will create more opportunities for business-led growth. Prime ministers Scott Morrison and Boris Johnson agreed on the outline of an Australia-UK FTA, allowing better access to a …

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Now is the time to invest in wine – Robb Report

For motivated enthusiasts who like to consume, share and learn about good wine, this is a natural place to invest part of your disposable income. “The momentum for investors is pretty compelling right now, especially over the long term,” said Dave Parker, CEO of Benchmark Wine Group. “Wine tends to …

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US, EU agree to suspend Airbus-Boeing trade fight

The deal would suspend tariffs authorized by the World Trade Organization for five years, US Trade Representative Katherine Tai told reporters on Tuesday. A four-month suspension of tariffs already in place will be extended from July 11, she said. “This agreement allows us to start turning the page on this …

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Breaking News – Arjuna Capital Shareholder Resolution: Microsoft Needs Independent And Transparent Investigation Into Gender-Based Discrimination, Sexual Harassment By Former CEO Gates And Others

BOSTON, MA – June 16, 2021 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Following recent allegations of workplace sexual misconduct by former CEO Bill Gates, Microsoft’s shareholders meeting in December 2021 will face a proxy resolution from investment management firm Arjuna Capital urging the software giant to “independently investigate and … transparently confront allegations of …

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How to defend against inflation?

This is a guest article by Ben Funnell, Portfolio Manager at Man Group and Campbell R. Harvey, Professor at Duke University and Investment Strategy Advisor at Man Group. It is based on their recent research, “The best strategies for times of inflationWhich was co-written with Teun Draaisma, Henry Neville and …

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Local startup targets automated stock market with new app

David Weiss is a former local employee of Capital One who recently launched Ayrro, an algorithm-based stock trading app. (Courtesy of David Weiss) Building on the growing popularity of the Robinhood stock trading site, a former local Capital One employee launched his own trading app. David Weiss recently launched Ayrro, …

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SevenFifty Announces $ 23 Million Growth Equity Funding to Further Accelerate the Digital Transformation of the Alcoholic Beverage Industry

Advertising The new funding will expand SevenFifty’s footprint as a leading provider of software and technology to wineries, breweries, distributors, importers, restaurants and liquor retailers. New York, NY | May 24, 2021 – SevenFifty, a web and mobile technology solutions provider for the alcoholic beverage industry, today announced $ 23 …

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CommonWealth Magazine

Massachusetts has long been known to lack standardization in police training – but there was little urgency at Beacon Hill to do anything about it. Now, the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the resulting national outcry over police brutality may be the impetus to finally reform the process. …

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The chef fed up – The New York Times

Anand, however, does more than blend Indian standards and Western ingredients. He creates dishes that defy easy categorization, like his mango-infused foie gras pate dressed in Japanese oak leaves. “You don’t see Indian food like it does,” Shah says. “You talk to any rich South Asian in this hemisphere of …

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Woolworths reputation at stake over Darwin’s drinking schemes

Darwin’s Dan Murphy’s Saga now threatens to become the Woolworths version of Rio Tinto’s Juukan Gorge scandal. His decision to pursue Dan Murphy’s development in the face of overwhelming opposition from Indigenous groups and health organizations damages Woolworths’ reputation and could cloud the potential split and float of the retailer’s …

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COVID-19 and implications for ESG investing

The idea of ISR investing is easy to understand. The idea is to find not only the right companies but also those which “do good” to society or the environment. At first, it was as simple as getting rid of tobacco, gunmakers, alcohol producers, and gambling-related businesses for bigger clues. …

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