How do you know you are performing at the top of club performance, or even above the average? What percent of revenue, relative to total revenue do your neighbor wineries produce from just the tasting room or just the club?
Vinfolio.com, the nation's leading fine wine sales and service provider, has just announced a series of changes that position the company to be a dominant player in the U.S. fine wine market. Included in the announcement is a fresh injection of capital to support a shift in business model, a new leadership team, and the release of a new iOS mobile app
Great Wine Capitals Global Network (press release)
Lausanne is Switzerland's fourth largest city, overlooking Lake Geneva. As a Great Wine Capital, Lausanne is the gateway to the wine region of Vaud, home to a UNESCO World Heritage site, and with a history of wine marking dating back to the 11th century
This new report will be based on aggregated and trended wine and spirits distributor depletion sales data covering an expansive portfolio of wine and spirits products sold in all trade channels across the U.S. The SipSource Report will provide market trends and insights that are driving the wine and spirits industry today and tomorrow, and will include items such as:Performance segmented by on-versus off-premise channels, along with major individual Nielsen TDLinx sub-channels; Performance of individual wine and spirits sub-categories; National accounts versus independent accounts; Top 100 brand trends by channel; Nielsen additive content and insights
Just three days ago, a trade group representing California's vintners issued a report showing China was among the top importers of the Golden State's wine, bringing in almost $79 million worth of U.S. wine last year
Cornell University's chemosensory professor and Flavornet co-founder Dr. Terry Acree will be the recipient of the 2018 Merit Award, the American Society for Enology Acree and Viticulture's (ASEV) highest honor. A leading researcher on aroma and flavor perception, Dr. Acree will be sharing his presentation, "From Methyl Anthranylate to Mercaptohexanol: Measuring Wine Qualia," at the ASEV 69th National Conference on June 21, 2018
Philippe Sereys de Rothschild, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Baron Philippe de Rothschild S.A., is pleased to announce the arrival of Véronique Hombroekx as Managing Director of the Branded Wines division
The Wines & Vines Packaging Design Awards recognizes the best designed and most innovative wine packages from North America, as selected by an unbiased professional jury of wine industry and design professionals. In addition to targeted exposure, bragging rights and a trophy, the winning entry will be featured in the October issue of Wines & Vines as well as winesandvines.com
Oenodia North America, announces the arrival of their new, state of the art, STARSXF
Mobile Service unit. The unit, which offers a Single-Pass, In-Line Filtration and Tartrate Stabilization process by allowing Crossflow Filtration (XF) and STARS systems to communicate with each other, is now available through Oenodia's Mobile Service
"As someone with many friends who, as suppliers to Conviviality or employees, are anxiously biting their nails right now, I can only hope that the financial holes are repaired and the ship restored to seaworthiness. But there is of course another fundamental reason to want this business to survive"
- This year marks more than 85 years that the Salvestrin family has been growing grapes and making wine in Napa Valley. In partial recognition of the Salvestrin family's involvement and service in the community, Susanne Salvestrin, wife of Ed Salvestrin and mother of Rich Salvestrin, was honored by the St. Helena Chamber of Commerce with a Lifetime Achievement Award at their annual Celebrate St. Helena event on March 16, 2018
You may want to think twice before you start a business making whiskey in Washington state. That's because Washington's liquor taxes are the highest in the country, according to a new report out today by the nonprofit Tax Foundation.
Sales of Champagne hit a new high in 2017, with turnover setting a new record at €4.9bn ($6bn), according to the Comité Champagne. The sales were driven by exports, which were up €2.8bn or 6.6% compared with 2016
leading Oregon producer of Pinot Noir generated income applicable to common shareholders of $2,289,730, or $0.46 cents per share, for 2017, up from $2,166,446, or $0.43 cents per share, for the prior year, representing a $123,284, or 5.7%, increase in income
But what if - and stay with me here - you didn't have to choose between the two. What if you could have your coffee with your wine anytime. Well, wonder no more. Because Apothic Brew, the new cold-brew coffee-infused red wine, is here.
"More than 600 vineyards and wineries around the United States use Tablas Creek cuttings, and my dad was always convinced that our decision to bring in vines spurred the reversal of a long-standing policy by ENTAV (the French national nursery service) against partnering with out-of-country nurseries," Jason Haas wrote. "This policy change has led to the import of hundreds of new varieties and clones, and a new flowering of diversity in American grapegrowing, Rhône and otherwise." The legacy of Robert Haas's tenacity can also be seen in the pursuit of sustainability at Tablas Creek, first, as an organic producer since its inception ? well before the concept of organics became a topic or option for consumers ? and later in 2017 as a Demeter-certified biodynamic vineyard, complete with a full-time shepherd for its roaming flock of llamas, goats, sheep, and donkeys