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News posted on Monday, 22 August 2005
Wine industry unites
Following months of speculation WISA, AWRI and the ASVO are pleased to announce that there will be only one industry endorsed trade exhibition in 2007. This exhibition, to be held in Adelaide (28 July to 2 August 2007) will be a high quality, supplier endorsed event staged in conjunction with the triennial Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference.
Rallying Southcorp under Foster's flag
Foster's has been battling to remove its "outsider" tag in the South Australian market for the past 20 years, Gary Kirwan told Meredith Booth, writing in The Advertiser on 20 August 2005. As a Victorian working for a Melbourne-based company with no brewing operations in Adelaide, Mr Kirwan – SA sales and marketing manager of the Foster's Group – says he has personally felt the sting of Adelaide parochialism.