The trade group, which represents 1,800 grape growers, is seeking to make Sonoma County a 100 percent sustainable wine region by 2019. Farrant will take over the role from Robert LeVine, who will transition into a consultant role.
... top contenders are: Karen Ross, California's agriculture secretary; Blanche Lincoln, a former Arkansas senator; Kathleen Merrigan, a former USDA deputy secretary; John Hickenlooper, Colorado's governor; and Steve Beshear, Kentucky's former governor
The backers of CHAMP Private Equity's Accolade Wines were maintaining over the weekend that the timetable of the sale for the Australian-based operation was on track, despite speculation mounting that the falling British pound could prompt delays.
A significant amount of New World wine is now bottled at its destination, a trend that supermarkets have helped to drive in the UK. But what effect, if any, does this have on the wine? Barry Dick MW tells Decanter a bit more about the process
Long associated with anonymous, notoriously cheap pours, the term "house wine" has a history of bad connotations. But that's changing. Carson Demmond on the collaborations that have led to a new wave of house wines
In a few years we will look back on these announcements as a major shift in the pace of disruption and the time we started to "cross the chasm" into a chapter of rapid deployment, consolidation and breakaway winners