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01/09/20

Winemaker Robert Lloyd alleges John Anthony Truchard deprived him of his fair share in JaM's profits, according to the complaint filed Monday in Napa County Superior Court. Lloyd co-founded JaM in 2009 and was behind the creation of the company's bestseller Chardonnay, "Butter," according to the lawsuit. He has owned 19.9 percent of the company stock since 2013, according to the court filing

01/09/20

Last month, Total Wine & More appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court in its battle against minimum pricing rules in Connecticut. That appeal has now gained a prominent new backer, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits, which has filed an amicus brief in support of Total Wine's bid to bring the matter before the nation's highest court.

01/09/20

Sommeliers warn that higher duties on European wines will damage their industry, limit consumer choice and potentially change the way Americans dine

01/09/20

The family company has pledged an initial €1m to the fund which will support projects in the Douro - where the majority of its winemaking operations are based - and Alto Alentejo (where it has a small property).

01/09/20

After 16 years hosting the Top 100 Tasting in San Francisco, Wine & Spirits Magazine now brings the best of the best to New York City. On January 14th, 2020, the Top 100 Symposium invites the New York wine community to meet the winemakers and to taste the top-scoring wines from the Top 100 Wineries of 2019.

01/09/20

WiVi is dedicating a full session to how wine businesses can improve their hospitality programs. In a world where experiential marketing is key to gaining and maintaining consumer attention, its imperitive that a winery's hospitality program is well-rounded and engaging

01/09/20

Constellation says it's the biggest investment it has ever made in a single brand

01/09/20

The agreement has the full support of representatives from both viticultural and wine production sectors within the northern Spanish region of Penedès, where the vast majority of Cava is produced.

01/09/20

Richard Keehn, a founding member of CAWG and the first chair of its board of directors, passed away on Dec. 20, 2019.

01/09/20

A remarkable new book traces the rich history and role of wine at the president's table.

01/09/20

A conference call to discuss the financial results and outlook will be hosted by President and Chief Executive Officer Bill Newlands and Chief Financial Officer David Klein on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. (EST).

01/09/20

All of the grapes for this wine are picked exclusively for the Rosé bottling and are fermented with our very own proprietary yeast. The wine is fresh, balanced and dry.

01/09/20

The El Dorado Wine Grape Growers Association is pleased to announce Justin Guadagnolo of Mid Valley Agricultural Services as the guest speaker at the January 15, 2020 grape grower meeting. The meeting will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Placerville Veterans Hall located at 130 Placerville Dr., Placerville. There is no charge to attend and membership is not required.

01/09/20

In addition, TWG has appointed Christine Lilienthal as DTC Marketing Director and Cathy Dangler as Director of Events & Experiential Marketing.

01/09/20

The proposed overhaul will update how federal agencies implement the bedrock National Environmental Policy Act (Nepa), a law meant to ensure the government protects the environment when reviewing or making decisions about major projects, from building roads and bridges, cutting forests, expanding broadband to approving interstate pipelines such as the Keystone XL

01/09/20

Looking at data from the National Center for Health Statistics, researchers estimate deaths from alcohol-related problems have more than doubled over the last 20 years

01/09/20

Wine regions in Queensland, New South Wales (NSW), South Australia and Victoria have all been affected. This includes Hunter Valley, Canberra, Rutherglen, Gippsland and Adelaide Hills. All face an uncertain 2020 vintage, as the effects of smoke taint and heat on this year's crop remain unknown.

01/09/20

The Trump administration is considering using its favorite form of financial bullying, the tariff, against the European wine industry