Brexit could make wine more expensive, researchers say

The price of wine in the UK could be set to increase by more than 20 percent as a result of Brexit, a new academic paper reveals. In a paper published by the Journal of Wine Economics entitled “the UK and Global Wine Markets by 2025, and Implications of Brexit”, researchers anticipated the effect that […]

Wine now in growing list of U.S. trade disputes with Canada

Donald Trump is pairing a fresh trade challenge over Canadian wine with his administration’s ongoing dairy dispute. The U.S. filed a second complaint Monday with the World Trade Organization against Canada over British Columbia’s restrictions on wine sales. The U.S. alleges the province’s regulations discriminate against imports by only allowing B.C. wine to be sold […]

$4-a-cup hip coffee revives lagging African industry

Julien Ochala can’t live without his morning cup of Joe. But not just any coffee will do. For the past five years, the 37-year-old physiology lecturer at King’s College London has visited the same store every week to grab a pack of his beloved Kenyan brew. And he’s not put off by the cost: at […]