Wine & spirits
Martell’s Dame-Jeanne Collection explores ancestral know-how
Unveiled to a select group of the French cognac house’s clients in China late last year, Martell’s Dame-Jeanne Collection of vintage eaux-de-vies are housed in custom-blown demi-johns nestled inside intricately woven willow sculptures. Aged for[…]
Gin: Analyzing a market in flux
Gin has gone from rotgut to chic cocktail. Today, it makes up a creative, cosmopolitan market teeming with products — perhaps too many. So what's the risk? That an overly crowded marketplace could blur visibility and bore consumers, even when it[…]
At-home mixology trend inspires Belvedere’s latest pack
Polish vodka brand Belvedere has launched a new pack designed with at-home mixology in mind, a trend that the LVMH brand believes is likely to continue post-pandemic. With bars closed in most markets, it seems that consumers are experimenting[…]
Lindores Abbey Distillery repurposes dunnage wood for new launch
Scotland’s Lindores Abbey Distillery is gearing up to launch its 1494 members’ release, a limited-edition single malt scotch whisky that takes its design cues from Lindores Abbey, where the distillery is based. Lindores Abbey Distillery has come[…]
Wine-inspired redesign for Château de Beaulon VSOP
Château de Beaulon has reworked the design of its emblematic VSOP cognac, unveiling a pack that is at once traditional yet modern. For the revamp of Château de Beaulon’s VSOP cognac, France-based design agency Maison Linea drew its inspiration[…]
L’Orbe: Pernod Ricard's vodka and caviar combo
With L'Orbe, French spirits group Pernod Ricard is taking back control of brand creation. Conceived like a fragrance, this caviar-infused vodka is the prelude to a collection of gastronomic variations around clear spirits. The idea behind L'Orbe[…]
Valentine's Day loves the pack
From candles to Champagne via fragrance, we take a look at some of the Valentine’s Day limited-edition packs to have launched this year. To view the slideshow, click here.
Plantation Rum’s 2020 Vintages Collection takes flight
For its 2020 Vintages Collection, Plantation Rum (Maison Ferrand) chose a Birds of Paradise theme. The collection launched with three rums, each featuring a different exotic bird linked to spirits’ provenance The Fiji Lory, the Jamaican[…]
Packaging celebrates Chinese New Year
We spotlight some of the limited-edition packs launching in the luxury realm in celebration of Chinese New Year – the year of the Ox in 2021 - from Scotch whiskies to skincare. Click here to view the slideshow.
Packaging celebrates Year of the Ox
We spotlight some of the limited-edition packs launching in the luxury realm in celebration of Chinese New Year – the year of the Ox in 2021 - from Scotch whiskies to skincare.