From leveraging your brand, to your guests, to your data, this session will teach how you can get the biggest bang for your dollar. Sometimes, the simplest way to make more money, out of the resources you have, is just by looking at things from a different perspective.
"The issues and challenges that the region has faced have resulted in the evolution, and fast growth, of the wine business to date. We look forward to presenting the results of our annual Central Coast Survey which will be intriguing as we reveal the issues, challenges and trends that are impacting the vintners, wineries and grape growers of the Central Coast today."
By creating the conservation easement, Long Meadow Ranch proprietors Ted, Laddie, and Chris Hall relinquished entitlements to build a winery and a residence on the parcel. The Halls also extinguished rights for any commercial purpose unrelated to agriculture.
There are 1,368 wine and liquor stores in business in New York City-a 14 percent spike from 2010-and businesspeople say the wine trend is part of the uptick. With so much competition, new stores are carving out niches, such as focusing on products by women winemakers or from specific regions.
The Chinese firm now in control of Bordeaux's tragedy-hit Chateau de La Riviere is moving forward with development plans, to include tea tasting and a spa at the estate, after an 'enormously difficult' few weeks.
Several leading UK wine merchants have said that they are regularly offered fine wines that have had so-called 'strip labels' removed, hiding their true provenance and potentially leading to consumers overpaying, writes Jim Budd in the latest issue of Decanter magazine.
A name is who you are, and who you can be - and that's especially true in business. Take Peter Schwarzbach and the name of his Chicago wine business, which he changed last fall from Wine Discount Center to Vin Chicago.
Australia's University of Adelaide has mapped out the types of wine grapes grown in the world down to the local level. But wine grape production in Nevada is so anemic it doesn't even make the massive database. William Coplin, president of Nevada Vines and Wines, is trying to change that by working with the University of Nevada, Reno to try to kick-start wine production in Nevada.
As the world's eighth largest wine producer, South Africa's wine trade contributed 26.2 billion rand ($2.4 billion) to the country's economy with exports increasing by more than a quarter in 2013, according to the South African Wine Industry Information and Systems.
Police say that the man, Arthur David Goldman, a 49-year-old attorney who lives in Malvern, maintained a detailed list, over 97-pages long, of wines unavailable in Pennsylvania that he would allegedly sell from his own private seller or order to be sold, all without a liquor license.
The toasting recipe, the oak forest provenance and stave creation all play a role in Pierre's winery theater where each piece is composed to build a wine that, in Pierre's words, "reflects the message of the soil."
The Chinese firm now in control of Bordeaux's tragedy-hit Chateau de La Riviere is moving forward with development plans, to include tea tasting and a spa at the estate, after an 'enormously difficult' few weeks