Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne and Changins, in collaboration with the European Association of Wine Economists and INSEEC U., are conducting a study to determine how the Covid-19 crisis is affecting the behaviour of consumers.

The survey will take around 8 minutes and your answers will be completely anonymous.

The results are of major importance for both academics and wine professionals.

If you have any questions about the survey, please do not hesitate to send us a message to the following address: juliette.arce2@ehl.ch.

Thank you for taking the time to answer this survey.

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* 1. Before the lockdown, you consumed

  Daily At least once a week At least once a month At least once every year Less than once a year Never
wine
beer
spirits

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* 2. Before the lockdown,

  Daily At least once a week At least once a month At least once every year Less than once a year Never
you went to the restaurant:
you consumed wine at the restaurant:

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* 3. Since the beginning of the lockdown, how did your consumption evolve?

  More frequent As usual Less frequent
Wine
Beer
Spirits

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* 4. How often do you usually participate in the following wine tasting events?

  Daily At least once a week At least once a month At least once a year Less than once a year Never
Wine tasting in a supermarket
Wine tasting in a wine shop
Wine tasting at a winery
Wine tasting during an event/fair (e.g., Vinea, Divinum)
Wine tasting during the "open-cellar" days
Wine tasting in a wine bar or a restaurant
Wine tasting at home or at friends/relatives' places

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* 5. Where do you usually gather information about wine? (Several possible answers)

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* 6. Do you have a wine app on your smartphone?

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* 7. How often did you buy wine from the following outlets before the lockdown?

  Daily At least once a week At least once a month At least once a year Less than once a year Never
Supermarket
Grocery store
Wine store
Online wine-shop
Directly from a winery (on-premise)
From a winery with delivery at home

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* 8. How much did you spend on average for a bottle of wine before the lockdown?

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* 9. How important is it for you that a wine you purchase has been produced in an eco-friendly manner (e.g., bio or biodynamic)?

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* 10. When you purchase a bottle of wine, you usually open it:

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* 11. How many wine bottles do you have in your (wine) cellar?

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* 12. Wines produced in these regions typically represent:

  Less than 10% of your purchases 10% to 25% 25% to 50% 50% to 75% More than 75%
The canton you live in
Switzerland in general
Europe (including Switzerland)

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* 13. Have you purchased wine since the beginning of the lockdown?

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* 14. How often have you bought wine from the following outlets since the beginning of the lockdown?

  More frequently than before the lockdown As frequently Less frequently No purchase
Supermarket
Grocery store
Wine store
Online wine-shop
Directly from a winery (on-premise)
From a winery with delivery at home

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* 15. Have you bought wine online since the beginning of the lockdown?

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* 16. How much have you spent on average for a bottle of wine since the beginning of the lockdown?

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* 17. Since the beginning of the lockdown, would you say you spend more than usual on...

  Yes, I spend more No, I spend the same No, I spend less
Wine ?
Beer ?
Spirits ?

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* 18. Before the lockdown, you consumed wine: (Several possible answers)

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* 19. Since the beginning of the lockdown, you consume wine: (Several possible answers)

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* 20. Which of the following reasons describe why you drink wine? (Several possible answers)

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* 21. Since the beginning of the lockdown, have you organized or participated in digital gatherings to have a drink with family or friends (over Skype, Zoom or other):

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* 22. If yes - will you keep on doing it once the lockdown ends?

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* 23. Since the lockdown, have you improved your knowledge on wine through online content (e.g. Youtube videos, documentaries, articles on blogs, live wine tastings...):

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* 24. Since the lockdown, did you receive direct offers and/or seen posts on social media from winemakers to buy their wine online?

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* 25. Since the beginning of the lockdown, there are people

  Strongly disagree Disagree Neither agree nor disagree Agree Strongly agree
you feel close to:
you can talk to:
you can turn to:

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* 26. Please indicate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements:

  Strongly disagree Disagree Neither agree not disagree Agree Strongly agree
The lockdown allows me to focus on the essential
From this period positive initiatives are emerging

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* 27. Since the lockdown you feel you should purchase more local wine to support local producers:

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* 28. Please indicate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements:

  Strongly disagree Disagree Neither agree nor disagree Agree Strongly agree
You feel vulnerable following the Covid-19 outbreak
You are worried about the economic and non-economic consequences of this crisis for you and your close relatives
The media are anxiety-provoking on their handling with the crisis

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* 29. Once the situation is back to normal, you anticipate that

  Increase substantially Increase slightly Remain unchaged Decline slightly Decline substantially
your purchases of wines in general will:
your purchases of domestic wines will:
your purchases of eco-friendly wines (e.g., bio, biodynamic) will:

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* 30. Once the situation is back to normal, you anticipate that

  More often than before the lockdown As often as before the lockdown Less often than before the lockdown
you will go to the restaurant:
when at the restaurant you will consume wine:

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* 31. What is your gender?

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* 32. What is your age?

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* 33. How many adults currently live in your household?

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* 34. How many children currently live in your household?

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* 35. In which sector do you work? (Several possible answers)

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* 36. Please make a statement regarding your household income:

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* 37. Which of the following best describes the area where you live?

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* 38. Do you live in or close (no more than 10km away) to a wine producing area?

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* 39. Do you personally know Swiss wine producers?

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