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This area is dedicated to wine professionals including sommeliers, restaurateurs, wine store owners importers and trainers. Welcome to your very own BIVB website where you can find all the tips and tools you need. You will find documentation, photography, training tools and all kinds of other useful information here to facilitate your search. You can also browse our events and training calendar and you are welcome to attend any that appeal. If you require any further information then don’t hesitate to contact us!

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Bourgognes International

The exclusive letter for wine distributors

N°38 / March 2014

BIVB/STACK J./ Bourgognes International

Welcome to the next-generation Bourgognes International newsletter!

Its adaptable format with its responsive design means it will automatically be presented in the best way for reading on your computer, tablet or smartphone.

To improve how you keep in touch with all the latest news about Bourgogne wines, we have also completely revamped the information available in the exclusive professional area of the website.

In this new space, you will find:
A calendar of events reserved for market influencers, including sessions both in France and around the world, tastings and industry meets
Invitations to different events organized by the Bourgogne Wine Board (BIVB) in your country
The “Discovering Bourgogne Wines” remote training tool
A complete list of our Official Bourgogne Wines Instructors offering high-quality and tailor-made training services
A range of documents in multiple languages that you can order from us as necessary
Our extensive photo library of rights-free images, including maps and photos of vines and wineries, etc.

We hope you enjoy exploring it!

Trade news

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A new direction for Champy

Following the departure of Pierre Meurgey, a new management team has taken over the reigns at the Champy wine house. 
BIVB/BERNUY J.L/C.Marey & Liger-Belair
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C. Marey & Liger-Belair

The Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair in Vosne-Romanée is now selling its Hospices de Beaune wines under the name C. Marey & Liger-Belair.


BIVB/MONNIER H./France Grande Distribution
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France – Low wine stocks already impacting the supermarket sector

Over the past 10 years, Bourgogne wines have seen almost continuous growth in sales (apart from at the start of the recession in 2009) in the hyper- and supermarket sector (up 15% over 10 years). Some 36.4 million bottles were sold (excluding discounts) to end October 2013, for record revenue of 242 million euros (moving annual total, or MAT).
BIVB/MONNIER H./Export des vins de Bourgogne
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Exports: Despite a new record, there are some concerns for Bourgogne wines

Now that 2013 is over, we can start to analyze performance for the year. 

At your service

BIVB/DR/Formations Export des vins de Bourgogne
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The 2014 program: Bourgogne wines focus on training in the export market...

Bourgogne wines are extremely diverse and rely heavily upon market influencers to reach the general public. As such, the BIVB places a great deal of importance on training this segment, which includes journalists, importers, wine store-owners and sommeliers.
BIVB/MONNIER H./Oenotourisme en France
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...And in France

The wines of Bourgogne reach French market influencers thanks to a range of diverse training programs adapted to each target group. This is a key communication strategy for the BIVB.
BIVB/DR/Documentation vins de Bourgogne
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Stay informed about Bourgogne wines

In order to better meet to your needs and respond to your expectations, we’d like to know where you get your information about Bourgogne wines.

Diary of our events

BIVB/SOPEXA/Manifestations vins de Bourgogne
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Bourgogne wines events calendar

All the latest Bourgogne wines events

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