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02/21/17
What's the Big Deal about Supermarket Wine Sales in British Columbia?
Provincial alcoholic beverage control regimes apply somewhat in the spirit of Sweden's Systembolaget monopoly, which was at one time the world's largest wine retailer
02/17/17
39th VanWineFest Serves Up 82,000 Wine Glasses; 42,000 Bottles of Wine
The 39th Vancouver International Wine Festival is in full swing all around town, and by the time it wraps up Sunday night, dishwashers will have dealt with 82,000 wine glasses. And countless plates, cups and cutlery.
02/17/17
CETA deal to boost spirits sales to Canada
Industry leaders have welcomed the ratification of the controversial CETA trade deal, which will eliminate almost all import tariffs on wines, spirits travelling from the EU to Canada.
02/17/17
Wine exports set a record in 2016, experts say
U.S. exports of wine - the bulk of it from California - set a record in 2016 despite having to fight a strong dollar, subsidies and barriers in other countries and a tight water and labor supply at home, according to the Wine Institute.
02/14/17
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau talks trade with President Trump at White House
The comments were received positively by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who came to the United States seeking to ensure Canada was not crippled as Trump re-negotiates the North American Free Trade Agreement. The neighboring leaders, polar opposites in nearly every way, took up the thorny subjects of trade and immigration at their first face to face meeting Monday.
02/13/17
Wine trade challenge puts B.C. on notice
On Jan. 18, in a surprise move, the Obama administration launched a trade challenge with the World Trade Organization (WTO) against Canada in respect of B.C.-only wine on British Columbia grocery-store shelves - with all of two days left in its mandate. And as of Feb. 7, New Zealand and the European Union had given notice to the WTO that they too would join consultations on the matter.
02/09/17
EU joins US challenge against 'discriminatory' BC liquor laws
European Union says its wine getting unfair treatment compared to domestic product
02/09/17
Bench wineries spreading the love this month
Wineries to offer romantic wine pairings and special features
02/08/17
Okanagan Valley orchardists transition to stellar wines at C.C. Jentsch
There's a common belief in Northwest wine industry that if a site produces plump cherries, then it bodes well for wine grapes. That's certainly played out for Chris and Betty Jentsch in British Columbia's Okanagan Valley, who founded C.C. Jentsch Cellars south of Oliver. The Jentsch family moved from Germany to Canada in 1929 and settled in the Kelowna area, becoming successful at farming cherries and tree fruits.
02/08/17
A Wine Fight Brews Here, While It's Kumbaya Over There
On the same day I read about a wine trade war brewing between the United States and neighboring British Columbia , I also discovered the inclusivity of LaWinetech.
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Tinhorn Creek Vineyards' CEO Sandra Oldfield named one of Canada's Most Powerful Women
November 30th Sandra Oldfield has been named as a Top 100 award winner in the Sun Life Financial Trailblazers & Trendsetters category of the Women's Executive Network's 2016 Canada's Most Powerful Women.
Tulloch Vineyards names Michael (Jian) Cheng as Managing Director of Chinese Subsidiary
August 23rd Tulloch Vineyards represents three leading BC wineries as launch partners -- Poplar Grove, Black Hills, and Okanagan Crush Pad