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U.S. tariffs to hit 500 million euros of Italian food exports – farmers group

ROME (Reuters) – U.S. tariffs on European Union products will hit around 500 million euros ($547.40 million) of Italian agricultural products per year, farmers’ association Coldiretti said on Thursday. The United States has said it will slap 25% duties on an array of European foodstuffs as part of Washington’s response [...]
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ITALIAN WINE DEMAND OUTSTRIPPING SUPPLY

More people are looking for Italian wine online, but retailers don’t appear to have noticed. By Don Kavanagh | Posted Thursday, 12-Sep-2019 While France still rules the roost when it comes to what people look for on Wine-Searcher, the big winner in terms of interest is Italy – but retailers [...]
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The Consortium Representing Barolo & Barbaresco Announces its Opening in U.S. Market

New York, N.Y.—The Consorzio di Tutela Barolo Barbaresco Alba Langhe e Dogliani, the association representing almost 500 wineries in Piedmont, Italy, is pleased to announce the launch of an integrated communications campaign in the U.S. with events for press, trade, and consumers that includes media relations and social media. With [...]
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A guide to traditional Italian street food

According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, street food is “ready-to-eat foods and beverages prepared and/or sold by vendors or hawkers especially in the streets and other similar places”.   Panelle is one of oldest examples of Italian street food The organisation adds that street food [...]
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COSTCO TO OPEN MAINLAND STORE

Global membership warehouse club retailer Costco Wholesale Corp is scheduled to open its first brick-and-mortar store in the Chinese mainland on Aug 27, posing a strong threat to Walmart China’s cash cow, Sam’s Club, in a battle to win over the country’s high-end consumers. Costco’s first store will be located [...]
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