During a time of national reflection on racial injustice and the pursuit of equity among all people, some in the wine industry believe now is the time for vineyards and wineries in Oregon to reevaluate what their business's leadership and patrons look like.
"It is important that comments speak to the matter at hand, and answer the questions relevant to the USTR." ... "We understand this is a complicated subject, and in that regard we will be hosting a zoom conference on the tariffs and the public comment portal on Monday July 6, at 4 pm EST. We will walk you through our current understanding, speak to the arguments that support our cause, and answer questions. Please feel free to email with specific questions ahead of time."
Uber Eats head Pierre-Dimitri Gore-Coty is expected to continue to run Uber's combined delivery business, according to a person who asked not to be identified discussing a private deal. Under their agreement, Postmates Chief Executive Officer Bastian Lehmann and his team will stay on to manage Postmates as a separate service.
The original deadline to apply for the PPP was this past Tuesday night. But $130 billion still remained in the fund, out of $660 billion allocated. Businesses will now have until Aug. 8 to apply for the assistance.
In her role, which began on 1 July, Khaida will be responsible for the châteaux within the Baron de Rothschild group, including Château Mouton Rothschild, Château Clerc Milon, Château d'Armailhac and Domaine de Baronarques.
Chriselle Lim, Danielle Bernstein and Kat Irlin are among the founding members of the AIC. Their game plan has five key points - consumer transparency, standardization and professional ethics, data science and influencer economy, learning and development and public goodwill. The group's creation comes at a time when some are predicting the demise of influencers and the rise of micro-influencers. Before the pandemic struck, brands were expected to spend $15 billion on influencer marketing by 2022, according to Business Insider Intelligence estimates, based on Mediakix data.
With sales growing 50% year to year, South Africa's gin industry was booming before the country instated a strict ban on the production, sale, and export of alcohol. CNN's Eleni Giokos takes a look at the ways major players in the industry pivoted to stay in business and reports on their road to recovery as production resumes.
From coast to coast, the United States has a rich agrarian history, and wine plays a central role in that. Some Native communities produced fruit wines and ciders, and European colonists and missionaries planted vineyards for economic and religious purposes. Commercial cultivation of the vine magnified this scope, as vineyards and wineries popped up eventually in all 50 states.
With husband Justin Verlander of MLB fame, Upton co-owns Immortal Estate in Sonoma, previously Hidden Ridge. Through travels with her husband, Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander, Upton, now 28, grew to love wine. At Auction Napa Valley 2014, she offered to accompany the winning bidder of one lot to a Golden State Warriors championship game; the lot gaveled off for $1.04 million. In 2019, the couple decided to add wine to their résumés, becoming co-owners of Immortal Estate in partnership with friend and Tusk Estates proprietor Tim Martin.
The grand opening of Bricoleur Vineyards, which was scheduled for May 2nd, was expected to bring hundreds of wine-loving friends and family to the new 40-acre estate in Windsor, California, lush with olive trees, orchards, vineyards, and views of the Russian River Valley.
This week, the head of the Italian Ministry of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies (Ministero delle politiche agricole alimentari e forestali, or MiPAAF) approved a decree to define and protect two categories of its vineyards that are markers of Italy's traditions by way of its wines and which have long been colloquial reference points. Those categories, with further nuances explained below, are heroic - most often precipitously angled vineyards which require those most difficult cultivation conditions known as heroic viticulture - and historic.
The latest research comes from the University of Georgia, where experts evaluated the potential effect of light to moderate drinking on cognitive performance and overall brain function in older adults. The participants were middle-aged and older, according to the study, which utilized the Health and Retirement Study participant data.
"From the confinement of lockdown, the world has been eating more at home than ever before and people are on the hunt for the next things to keep the feast alive.
"Ordering online has also allowed people to have a diverse choice while enabling the consumer to buy an experience and discover more."
"He shared his love and his wisdom, his knowledge and experience, openly and honestly, without reserve. His word was his bond; everybody knew that when you shook his hand (on a deal), it was as good as gold, and you could take that to the bank."
The huge Bordeaux wine region of southwest France has 60 appellations and five classification systems. Whereas classification systems for different wines can be linear and hierarchical, the relationship between appellations and their geographical 'satellites' is less defined, and often embodies serious mutual respect.
I first started to think about this during a journey through Austria's eastern border regions last year. I've always loved Austrian wines, especially precise, minerally Grüner Veltliner and juicy, spicy Blaufränkisch, and I wondered if my genetics made me predisposed to do so.
Paris is usually abuzz during its prestigious Haute Couture presentations in July, its hotels heaving with fashionistas and monuments turned into catwalk venues. Top designers will instead be experimenting next week with online showcases to try to keep clients hooked. Brands from Christian Dior to Valentino are pressing ahead through an organised schedule of videos running from July 6-8.