Upsetting the cider-apple cart
London's cider festival is being held among protests by makers of traditional hard cider, known as scrumpy, against the trend towards a more upscale market for the hard cider industry. The major cider manufacturers HP Bulmer, Taunton and Showering are promoting 'premium' ciders, and small manufacturers suffer.
Publication Name: The Economist (UK)
Subject: Business, international
Munich hits its stride
Munich, Germany, is one of the finest cities in Central Europe. Its German name, Italian appearance and bohemian lifestyle give the city its exquisite appeal. With a city as beautiful as this, one is compelled to overlook the arrogance of its locals.
Publication Name: Travel & Leisure
Subject: Travel, recreation and leisure
The reluctant poet
Szymborska was born in 1923, and her quiet lifestyle, meager yet profound pace of publication, and Polish audience, made her a surprise Nobel selection worldwide. Her lyrical, penetrating, yet humble questions about the nature of life are analyzed.
Publication Name: The New York Times Book Review
Subject: Business, general