Business and Marketing

Origin Wine: A Tale of Two Terroirs

Origin Wine: A Tale of Two Terroirs

Since starting out in 2002, Origin Wine has become one of the most recognised international wine businesses in the world. With its global footprint, origin is the envy of many of its peers. Bernard Fontannaz, the Swiss-born founder of Origin Wine, has always been...
Wine tourism: the way to go

Wine tourism: the way to go

International tourism literally brings the world to your doorstep. The local wine industry plays a critical role when it comes to increasing visitor numbers and stimulating the economy to benefit all.  Tourism is a powerful lever for economic growth, especially in...
Tipple takes off

Tipple takes off

A fun new app – called Tipple – allows users to train their wine palate like a pro and share their favourite wine experience. Ever wished you knew a little more about wine tasting? Now an innovative new wine app helps you not only expand your wine...
#CapeWine2018: SA wines under one roof

#CapeWine2018: SA wines under one roof

Delegates from the global wine industry descended on Cape Town in September for the Cape Wine 2018 international trade show. This theatre spectacle showcases what the South African wine industry has to offer. Although Cape Wine 2018 was a colourful kaleidoscope of...
Rooibos hits the big time

Rooibos hits the big time

Whether it’s your favourite hot drink, mixed in a cocktail or used to make moisturiser or even the latest designer purse, rooibos is as South African as biltong, braaivleis and koeksisters. Now this young, vibrant industry is taking the world by storm, one wine glass,...