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Retail Sales Analysis: Year in Review

Chardonnay remains top-selling varietal in the marketplace.
Apr 2006 Issue of Wine Business Monthly
With per-capita wine consumption at an all-time high, wine sales are growing at a healthy pace. And although consumers are showing a tendency to explore more varietals and to try new styles of wines, the "big three" of Chardonnay, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon remain the undisputed leaders in the ACNielsen-tracked* food store channel. In the 52 weeks ending in February 2006, these three varietals alone account for 51.1 percent of all dollar sales and 43 percent of all case sales in the...
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