Tag Archives: China

The Week in Cognac: Remy Martin Louis XIII, Tesseron and Aged Chocolate

There’s been a lot happening in the world of cognac over the last week or so - and most of it dominated by Remy Martin and their flagship offering - Louis XIII.  But of course there’s some other major events of the year that have happened - such as the Chinese New Year (always eagerly awaited by the world of cognac) and the day that fills couples with joy and singletons full of cynicism - St Valentine’s… Louis XIII for...
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The Week in Cognac: China Improves, Advertising Quandary, A ‘Maniac’ Video, Comic Genius, New Vines & Old Cognac

Well, it’s been a busy week or so on the cognac front, with plenty of interesting happenings. From sales in China to comic book shady dealings in a fictional cognac world, Cognac-Expert brings you up to date in all that’s happening in the world of cognac… 1.  Rémy sales are UP in China: but for how long? It’s been a long haul regarding Chinese sales over the past few years, thanks to the austerity measures introduced by the government regarding gifts....
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Woman Drinks Whole Bottle of Remy XO at Beijing Airport

What would you do if, after spending $200 on a bottle of Remy Martin XO Excellence Cognac, guards at airport security attempted to confiscate it? This is what happened to a woman at Beijing Airport (China), after she was informed that she couldn’t carry the bottle in her hand luggage as it was over the maximum allowance of 100mls. You might think that you’d perhaps give it to a friend, or go back through security and somehow manage to pack it...
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Is E-Commerce the Future for Cognac in China?

We all know about the slump in Chinese sales thanks to the government austerity measures. This has had a very real effect on cognac exports to the region, and one that the major houses, such as Hennessy and Remy Martin, are still reeling from. But it appears that there might just be a glimmer of hope on the horizon – in the form of e-commerce. As the younger, tech-savvy, generation come of age, purchasing cognac (and other spirits, such as...
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Remy Martin Club Connected Cognac: The first ever smart bottle

If you’ve ever wondered how to be 100% certain that your bottle of cognac has never been opened, then you need worry no more.  Because Remy Martin, in collaboration with technology company, Selinko, have launched the first ever liquor bottle that features a smart chip that tells you just that. Remy Martin Club Connected Cognac uses high security NFC technology in a capsule that can instantly tell anyone whether the bottle has been previously opened or that it’s still sealed. So...
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