Winebusiness.com - Homepage for the Wine Industry

Metrics Show Wine Industry Thriving: DtC shipments and winery hiring record double-digit growth in March

April 15, 2014

Coupled with the strong sales numbers, wineries continue to seek to boost their staff levels. The Winery Job Index hit a record for March. The growth in hiring activity is being fueled by a higher number of job postings in the winemaking and hospitality sectors. Jobs in the winemaking category jumped 31% over 2013 and the hospitality category rose by 10%. The overall index grew by 15% over March 2013.