Calle Nilsson participate as speaker at UNWTO Event

Calle Nilsson participate as speaker at UNWTO Event

Later this week I will participate as speaker on the Global Wine Tourism conference organized by UNWTO. The event take place 8-10th of September in Alentejo, Portugal. I am invited to the event to speak about the need of global data in wine tourism sector. If you are interested in the field of wine tourism, please register to the event online. It will be several 45 minutes sessions about wine tourism that make sense to listen to if you operate

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Two new wines launching today at Systembolaget!

Two new wines launching today at Systembolaget!

Today we have some fun news for you! We are launching two new white wines in Systembolaget. These two wines are from opposite sides of the world, but equally exciting: First up is the Priorato de Razamonde, Alter Blanco – The perfect wine to go with fish seafood from the heart of Ribeiro in north-western Spain. A youthful, fresh and fruity wine with hints of pear, peach, lime and fresh herbs. The grape composition of this wine is: 80 %

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New tenders published by Systembolaget for the launch in March 2022

New tenders published by Systembolaget for the launch in March 2022

Yesterday there were new tenders published by Systembolaget for the launch that will take place in March 2022. As usual we see a broad variety in the type of products that the monopoly is asking for. The countries of origin varies, as well as the styles and price ranges. We can as usual see an increase in the climate smart packaging (such as paper packaging, PET, aluminium packaging and light weight bottles for wine) as the monopoly’s goal is to

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New tenders published by ALKO and Vinmonopolet

New tenders published by ALKO and Vinmonopolet

Earlier this week both ALKO (Finland) and Vinmonopolet (Norway) published new tenders for the coming 6 months. As usual we have seen a large variety in products that they are asking for, so we hope that there will be many exciting projects coming up in the coming months! We publish all current as well as upcoming tenders through the following site on our webpage: https://www.concealedwines.com/current-tenders/ All wine tenders have been divided up by country and you will find the beer,

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Videos to understand the Scandinavian monopolies

Videos to understand the Scandinavian monopolies

For many, the Scandinavian monopolies may seem obscure or even intimidating. Sweden, Norway and Finland have an unconventional system for wine retail and the process of selling wine differs from the rest of the world. This is why we have decided to publish a series of clips that are meant to clarify and explain how these markets function. We want to make sure that you feel confident with the whole process, this includes: An understanding of the tender system Applying

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New tenders published by Systemblaget for December 2021 launch

New tenders published by Systemblaget for December 2021 launch

Yesterday Systembolaget published new tenders for all new products that will be released on the shelf on December 1st 2021. As usual there was a big mix of products that are being asked for and we look forward to working on many exciting projects with you in the coming weeks! You will be able to find all tenders published through the following link on our website where the tenders are organized by country of origin, and cider, beers and spirits

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Global Report on ‘Online Wine Tasting Around the World’ – Winetourism.com

Global Report on 'Online Wine Tasting Around the World' – Winetourism.com

Winetourism.com has presented a Global Report on ‘online wine tastings around the world’ in collaboration with Prof. Dr. Gergely Szolnoki at the Geisenheim University. The aim of this research was to evaluate the impact of the global pandemic on online wine tastings and how wineries changed their approach towards wine tourism since the pandemic started and if the concept of online wine tastings will continue and grow after the Covid-19 global situation. There was a livestream on March 17th with

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Two new launches today at Systembolaget!

Two new launches today at Systembolaget!

Hello from a sunny and warm(ish) Stockholm 😊 Today we are not only excited about the spring weather on the way but also that we have two new products launching at Systembolaget. As of today you will be able to find the following two additions in the standard segment at Systembolaget: Piconico Chardonnay 2020 – Fruit driven (green apples, herbs, honeymelon, pears and citrus) in a 750 ml PET bottles from Mendoza, Argentina Price: 79 SEK Article Number : 2296

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WineFuture 2021

WineFuture 2021

Later part of February an event called Winefuture 2021 is taking place. A virtual zoom conferance with focus on wine industry and where it is heading. The event take place several days and it is many interesting speakers that will participate in webinars. Irina Bokova (UNESCO) We face a challenging time of overlapping world crises: an unprecedented Covid-19 pandemic, the cascading Economic Recession it triggered, ongoing issues of Climate Crisis and Societal Discrimination. Our start up project WineTourism.com is a part of the event as

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Online Wine Tastings – Positive outcome of Covid-19?

Online Wine Tastings – Positive outcome of Covid-19?

Together with our start-up project WineTourism.com and Prof. Dr. Gergely Szolnoki at Geisenheim University Wine Business Programme, Concealed Wines is a part of a research project. The aim is to find out more about Online Wine Tastings and how this has developed during Covid-19 period. Indeed, many business suffer due to Covid-19 and lockdowns, but maybe the situation also help us to become more digital and innovative. Online Wine Tastings has taken place in different ways. The aim of survey

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