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TO CHARGE OR NOT

Wineries could be missing an opportunity to increase brand loyalty by not charging for wine tastings.<p>At the inaugural The Business of Wine & Food …

Beer, ale, cider & stout: which laws apply? Know the Acts

Liquor Products Act (60 of 1989) regulates the production, composition and labelling of all liquor products – products for drinking purposes with an …

Where to from here

In February this year I came to the unnerving realisation it was exactly 20 years since this young upstart rocked up to work in a winery for the …

Damages after devastating black frost spell

Farmers in the Breedekloof Wine Valley are assessing damages following a night of widespread ‘black frost’ in the region, with farmers citing it as …

SA rooibos IP innovation at WIPO congress in Geneva

The extensive trademarks and patents protecting two of South Africa’s botanical treasures, namely Rooibos and Honeybush, has caught the attention of …

A decade of pioneering growth

Bonnievale Wines celebrated its 10th anniversary. The occasion served as a poignant reminder of the challenges and benefits that come with the choice …

Organic urgency

South Africa’s organic and biodynamic wine offering is limited to a handful of specialists and there does not seem to be an urgency to change …

Cheap and cheerful or a hot commodity?

British Master of Wine Tim Atkin<p>The South African wine industry is faced with a conundrum. Acclaimed British Master of Wine Tim Atkin shares his …

Consumer central

Consumer central<p>Knowing the hearts and minds of South Africans is at the core of a new marketing strategy.<br>Do you buy a specific toothpaste because of …

Agri-sector faces challenges

Agri-sector faces challenges<p>The agricultural sector has proved it can adapt to change and will continue to do so to ensure sustainable …

Nederburg crowned winery of the year

Nederburg is back! The Paarl based cellar was the Platter’s winery of the year – an accolade that they also received in 2011. Nederburg achieved no …