1. Interviews, Rendez-vous avec Gabrielle Vizzavona

    AN INTERVIEW WITH SENATOR CATHERINE DUMAS

    By Gabrielle Vizzavona “French diplomats are doing their utmost to get the new American president to end taxes introduced by Donald Trump” . Senator and Paris councillor Catherine Dumas is recognised for her work in the fields (…)

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    Interview with Benjamin Sonet, co-founder of My Balthazar, the digital consultancy specialising in wine

    By Gabrielle Vizzavona “If you don’t speak about your winery on social media, you run the risk of tarnishing your image“ « My Balthazar gives you the tools for enhancing the effectiveness of your internet communications”. The young (…)

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    Start-up Interview – Kol, the app aiming to become the market leader in pre-dinner drinks

    By Gabrielle Vizzavona The start-up Kol was founded in 2016 by two former financiers, Baptiste Guez and Pierre Nicolet. In August 2019, the Coca-Cola group took a 25% stake in the business. Through its app, Kol provides (…)

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  4. Interviews, Vinexposium

    Interview: Jürgen Schlanke

    Germany: “Increasing amounts of wines that we sell are going to be organic” Like other northern European markets, Germany is renowned for its environmental credentials. But do they translate into actual commitments by wine buyers? Weinmarkt Mattheis (…)

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    Interview : Febvre Wines Ireland

    “The category is important and will become more important in the future” Founded in 1963, Febvre Wines is one of the longest-established and larger wine importers in Ireland. Traditionally strong in the on-trade, it has transitioned towards (…)

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  6. Interviews, Vinexposium

    Interview : New Growth Drivers

    Sweden: “We can expect 30% of the market to be organic moving forward” With sales totalling 22.7 million litres in 2019, Giertz Vinimport is the leading supplier of wine to the Swedish distribution monopoly Systembolaget with a (…)

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    INTERVIEW : ANGÉLIQUE DE LENCQUESAING

    By Gabrielle Vizzavona IMAGINING LIFE AFTER – ANGÉLIQUE DE LENCQUESAING, MANAGING DIRECTOR OF IDEALWINE, THE LEADING WINE AUCTION WEBSITE: « OUR AIM WAS TO REMAIN SUPPORTIVE OF OUR PARTNER WINEGROWERS » Angélique de Lencquesaing co-founded iDealwine in 2000 and is (…)

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    INTERVIEW : JÉRÔME TOURBIER

    By Gabrielle Vizzavona IMAGINING LIFE AFTER… JÉRÔME TOURBIER, CO-CEO OF SOURCES DE CAUDALIE AND SOURCES DE CHEVERNY: « OUR PHILOSOPHY IS TO HAVE OUR FEET ON THE GROUND, HEAD IN THE STARS » Jérôme and Alice Tourbier define themselves as (…)

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    INTERVIEW : CYRIL MONDON

    By Gabrielle Vizzavona CYRIL MONDON, OWNER OF AN E. LECLERC HYPERMARKET IN ROUFFIAC — TOLOSAN,MEMBER AND WINE MARKET MANAGER FOR THE E. LECLERC CENTRAL BUYING OFFICE: « SALES OF BOXED WINES GREW SPECTACULARLY DURING AND AFTER LOCKDOWN » For (…)

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