Wine Business Wine Industry News Media Kit Wine Industry Publications Contact Us Wine Industry Blogs Wine Industry Classifieds Wine Industry Events Wine News Archives Wine People News Vineyard Weather Wine Jobs
search news archive
Search by Keyword:
Browse By Day:
Apr 23   Apr 22   Apr 21   Apr 18   Apr 17   Apr 16   Apr 15   Apr 14   Apr 11   Apr 10  
  Daily News for Wednesday, July 24th
Burgundy Wine Region Hit by Hail That Trashes Pommard and Volnay

France's Burgundy wine region was hit by storms yesterday that damaged as much as 90 percent of vines in growing areas including Pommard and Volnay

Pennsylvania legislators back shipping wine to consumers
House nearly unanimous in support; Senate expected to follow suit
Kim Stemler to Lead Monterey County Vintners & Growers Association
In February, MCVGA members embraced a new vision for the organization that focuses locally through enhanced relations with strategic partnerships and places emphasis on supporting a unified brand Monterey
Major Study Endorses French Paradox
Wine linked to lower disease-related deaths in men
Vin65 adds iPhone to its POS suite for a more compact and portable option (Press Release)
Allows wineries to arm their tasting room staff with a POS that can be carried in their pockets
Seattle entrepreneur launches Impulse Wine email retail shop
Focusing primarily on small, new Washington wineries, Impulse Wine offers exceptional, hard-to-find wines to those who sign up to receive its emails-a retail model that has gained traction in the past couple of years
The Wine Group To Market Gancia In U.S.
The agreement covers Gancia's Prosecco, Moscato D'Asti, Moscato Rosé and Asti Spumante
Alaska Airlines to allow passengers one case of Oregon wine to fly free
One case of Oregon wine can fly free as checked baggage on Alaska Airlines, from four Oregon airports, Sept. 10 through Nov. 20. The Oregon Wines Fly Free program is valid on domestic Alaska Airlines return flights from airports in Portland, Eugene, Medford and Redmond, as well as Walla Walla, Wash.
WA: Wine Industry Finds Success at 13th Annual Wine Cup
The Washington Wine Industry Foundation (WWIF) raised over $40,000 at its 13th Annual Wine Cup July 15 at Meadow Springs Country Club in Richland, raising more funds this year than any other Wine Cup.
V Foundation Wine Celebration planned
The 15th annual V Foundation Wine Celebration, designed to raise funds for cancer research, will be held from Aug. 1 through Aug. 3 in the Napa Valley.
Group plans winemaker's seminar, annual tasting
The Napa Valley Wine Library Association will host its annual Winemaker's Seminar on Aug. 10 at the former Copia Center, 500 First St. in Napa.
Brazil's thirst for wine slows
Declining economic growth rates, high levels of inflation and protectionist threats are hampering sales of imported wine in Brazil, according to Rabobank.
27,000 cases of wine on lockdown after Hurricane Sandy
A New York wine storage facility flooded during Hurricane Sandy is keeping over 27,000 cases of wine on lockdown, with customers being refused access to their own wine.
Winery association announces Lake County Wine Awards winners
Author, wine writer and wine educator Ray Johnson presided as director of the Wine Awards and announced best of class, best in show and winery of the year.
Moscow Fears the US Could Poison Russia with Georgian Wine
Try as he might, Russia's Dr. Strangelove, otherwise known as food security tsar Dr. Gennadiy Onishchenko, has not yet stopped worrying and learned to love a Georgian tomato. Or a peach. Or a bottle of wine.
Gripes about grapes as EU says Croatian Prosek wine sounds too much like Italian Prosecco
Latest member of the European Union has been given early taste of union's more unpalatable laws
Portuguese Wines Rise In US As Domestic Market Struggles
According to Impact Databank, Portugal's bottled table wine shipments to the U.S. have increased by roughly one-third since 2006, rising 3.4 percent to 1 million cases last year.
Sheryl Crow all in on Sonoma Winery Deal
Celeb partners with Chateau St. Jean in support of breast cancer charities.
San Joaquin County supervisors to hear appeal on Acampo winery
Opponents and supporters of a small Acampo winery hoping to expand in order to hold more marketing events will speak in front of the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors during a meeting in Stockton this afternoon.
Napa: Winery and county reach deal over lawsuit; permits approved
While the lawsuit technically remains open, Kelham and the county are wrapping up a settlement agreement, Rose said. The lawsuit was filed in April.
AU: Wine industry gives helping hand to struggling farmers
A wine processor in Australia's New South Wales has offered its surplus grape marc to farmers in neighbouring Victoria who are struggling to find feed for their cattle.
Red wine "wonder pill" undoes effects of exercise
A newly developed "wonder pill" said to harness the health-boosting benefits of red wine has been found to undo many of the positive effects of exercise.
Rhône co-op wins historic status
Les Vignerons de Tavel has become the first co-operative in France to be awarded historic monument status.
Just Like Good Wine, Vivino Wine Scanner Gets Better With Time
A new major update has recently arrived and unlocks a cellar of improvements for the popular wine scanning app Vivino Wine Scanner
Investment potential fuelling surge in Champagne sales: merchants
Some believe that compared with Bordeaux, fine Champagne can offer value for money: Dom Perignon 2004 was released earlier this year at around £100 per bottle retail, cheaper than some Bordeaux or Burgundy of similar stature.
Winemakers anticipating early grape harvest
If an expert were to guess the date only by looking at grapes ripening on vines, he or she would most likely say August, even based on what we're seeing in July
S.J. anxious for new winery rules
Marketing events a sticking point for boosters, neighbors
FREE Wine Business Daily News delivers the industry's top stories emailed to you from our editorial team.
most popular news postings
News links most frequently
visited by users