France has demanded that the European Union holds an emergency summit after Beijing responded to a Brussels announcement of "anti-dumping" tariffs on Chinese solar panels by threatening retaliatory levies on wine imported from Europe.
It's [in Penticton] due to the lobbying efforts of Tourism Penticton in partnership with social media expert Allison Markin, who saw the potential in not only using social media to promote Penticton but the larger potential in drawing a group of bloggers here ...
Constellation Brands Inc. ( STZ ), this month poised to become the largest multi-category alcoholic-beverage supplier in the U.S., is planning to utilize that scale to expand distribution as domestic retailers move to stock more alcoholic products.
Kane joins the list of notable winemakers that previously led Howell Mountain Vineyards over the last several decades including James Hall (Patz & Hall), Ted Lemon (Littorai), and Dave Phinney, known for his wine The Prisoner (Orin Swift).
Less than a day after the European Union said it was imposing preliminary import tariffs on Chinese solar panels, China's Ministry of Commerce announced Wednesday that it had begun a trade investigation of wines imported from the European Union. The investigation could lead to the imposition of steep tariffs by China.
Most Chinese stocks rose as wine companies climbed after the government started an anti-dumping probe into European Union imports. Industrial companies fell as BNP Paribas SA said the slowing economy may hurt prospects.
Vermont's entire population is just 626,000, and the state is better known for maple syrup and beer than wine. So why are more and more wine-world luminaries heading here for dinners and meet and greets? And how do their sometimes-obscure wines make it to the North Country, far from the urban markets where they're more familiar?
"I am so excited to team with the Myx brand," states Minaj. "I have no doubt that it will be number one. It's a great-tasting, amazing product that people will love. It's not even a hard sell. Myx Fusions gives us an opportunity to revolutionize the wine industry."
The future of wine tourism and exports is the focus of Federal Parliament's agriculture committee today. Representatives of Wine Australia Corporation will address the committee about its work supporting the development of Australia's wine industry.
Under the watchful eye of news media and area winegrape growers, a remote-controlled helicopter, fitted with a spray applicator system, was field tested today over a vineyard in the heart of the famed Napa Valley by engineers at the University of California, Davis, and Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA.
Pindar Vineyards, Long Island's largest wine producer and one of the pioneers of the North Fork wine region, is considering the prospect of a sale -- if the right buyer comes along with $65 million, according to a family member and the company's real estate agent.
As the Senate prepares to debate a sweeping immigration bill that would allow the nation's 11 million unauthorized immigrants to become U.S. citizens, some Republicans, including one who helped write the law, are sounding skeptical about its chances of clearing the chamber.
While state lawmakers sit idle, waiting for their respective party's budget writers to find an acceptable compromise before the special session ends Tuesday, lobbyists for the giant discount retailer Costco are hard at work. They are once again trying to rewrite the state liquor laws in their favor
In cases from Wyoming to Arkansas, Pennsylvania to Texas, drillers have agreed to cash settlements or property buyouts with people who say hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking, ruined their water.