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Press Release Adam Bilbey Appointed Head of Sotheby’s Wine, Asia by Esme Chau | 09 June 2015 Sotheby’s announced today the appointment of Adam Bilbey as Head of Sotheby’s Wine, Asia, replacing Robert Sleigh who will assume a new role in Sotheby’s Asia management team. Based in Hong Kong, Mr. Bilbey will lead Sotheby’s Wine, driving the company’s wine auction and retail businesses throughout Asia. Read More
Press Release Sotheby's Acheives World Auction Record for Most Expensive Wine Lot by Esme Chau | 04 October 2014 Sotheby’s today broke the world auction record1 for the most expensive wine lot when it sold the Romanée-Conti Superlot for HK$12,556,250 / US$1,609,776. The price achieved per bottle of the 114-bottle Superlot was HK$110,143 / US$14,121, which equals HK$13,768 / US$1,700 per glass for 912 glasses. Read More
the drinks business Sotheby’s HK shop to draw in new buyers by Rupert Millar | 19 September 2014 Sotheby’s hopes that it’s new shop at its headquarters in Pacific Place will draw in clients who do not currently buy wine at its auctions. Read More  
Hong Kong Tattler Sotheby’s Wine Store Opens In Hong Kong by The Hong Kong Tattler | 17 September 2014 With a bottle of Chateau Barreyre 2010 selling for HK$148 per bottle to Romanée-Conti 2002 at HK$159,000 per bottle, Sotheby’s first Asian wine retail store is set to target collectors, investors and wine-drinkers throughout the region. Read More  
Press Release Sotheby's launches retail wine business in Hong Kong by Esme Chau | 16 September 2014 Sotheby’s today announces the opening of its first retail wine store in Asia. Driven by the experienced team at Sotheby’s Wine, this full-service business makes a wide range of wines available to collectors, investors and wine drinkers through the retail store, which is located in Sotheby’s Hong Kong Gallery on the 5th floor of One Pacific Place, and a cutting edge, bilingual e-commerce website (www.sothebyswine.com.hk). Read More  
Bloomberg Sotheby’s Hong Kong Shop Opens With $36,000 Haut-Brion by Frederik Balfour | 16 September 2014 Sotheby’s (BID) opens its first Asian retail operations today in Hong Kong, featuring a 12-liter bottle of Haut-Brion 2000 that costs HK$280,000 ($36,124). Read More  
Decanter.com Sotheby's Cheval Blanc ex-cellar auction sells out by Chris Mercer | 30 May 2014 Sotheby's Cheval Blanc ex-cellar auction sells out. Sotheby's has sold all lots of Cheval Blanc wines offered direct from the Bordeaux chateau's cellars in a Hong Kong auction designed to commemorate China's year of the horse. Read More
the drinks business Two sales kick off Sotheby’s HK auctions by Rupert Millar | 04 March 2014 Sotheby’s Hong Kong sales season is to begin this April with two “important” sales, one of Bordeaux and the other from the cellars of a US ambassador. Read More