China The Biggest: Trade Marks (Not To Mention Bordeaux Imports)

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

The latest in our “Biggest” series of posts highlight’s China’s rise as a producer of trade marks…and a consumer of wines. According to Peoples’ Daily: “China took the top spot in the world for the total number of trademark applications and valid trademark registrations at the end of last year…IPR authorities in China received over […]

Luxury Consumption & Lucky 8

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

We could not let this piece of news pass… As many may know, Hong Kong made itself Asia’s wine trading hub – and imports are reported to be up 73% in the first eight months of this year. Impressive as that may be, it is prices (often driven by mainland buyers) that capture the imagination. […]