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07/23/19

Dr. Chris Gerling, chair of the American Society for Enology and Viticulture, Eastern Section, presented the Section's Outstanding Achievement Award to Dr. Timothy Martinson, senior extension associate at Cornell University at the opening session of the ASEV-Eastern Section conference. Martinson has been the senior extension agent and statewide viticultural extension person in New York since 2007

07/23/19

A memorial service for Ned Benedict will be held on Sunday, July 28, at 3:00 p.m., at First Presbyterian Church on Fifth Avenue in New York.

07/23/19

The bw166 TBA Overview Advance report for June 2019 indicates a market continuing the long-term trend ... Consumers continue to increase spend for beverage alcohol with overall spend up +2.8%. However, most of this is driven by the on premise with spend growing +5.0% while off premise spend is only growing +1.0%. Over the past few months spending in the off premise has seen a deceleration

07/23/19

The new UK prime minister may be a self-confessed 'wine man', but there's no escaping the 'B' word amid concern that a 'worst-case scenario' could be realised

07/23/19

Two consecutive disastrous wildfire seasons have created a budding insurance crisis for thousands of Californians who live in and around fire-prone areas. Stung by $24 billion in losses, insurers are imposing rate hikes or dumping customers altogether, leaving homeowners to seek replacement policies that can be two or three times as expensive.

07/23/19

The Canyon fire started at 3:05 p.m. about 16 miles east of St. Helena, Cal Fire said in an incident report. By 6:30 p.m., the blaze had burned roughly 55 acres and was 60 percent contained ...

07/23/19

Symington Family Estates is the first winery in Portugal to achieve B Corp certification, joining a global movement of companies using business as a force for good.

07/23/19

Aly Wente will be returning to the family-owned company in the role of Senior Brand Manager of Wente Vineyards.

07/23/19

China's latest round of retaliatory tariffs put the combined tax rate on a bottle of American wine at 93 per cent ... Yao Family Wines' export business dropped by half over the past year, said Tom Hinde, the vineyard's president and winemaker

07/23/19

Summerland Wine Brands will build on its Central Coast initiatives while developing its reach into other wine regions throughout California. This amplified vision, paired with the ingenuity of its Napa-based creative development team, the expansion of its national sales force and enhanced support of its winemaking team, will bolster the quality, visibility and distribution of its national brand portfolio

07/23/19

Columbia Distributing was awarded distribution rights for Del Rio Vineyard Estate and Barnard Griffin. ... The company became a total beverage alcohol distributor one year ago through an expanded relationship with Constellation Brands.

07/23/19

ede wanted to build a team in-house, so Cohen left the wine advisory business she had started two years earlier to become director of wine making and vineyards, working her way up over the years to her current executive position ...

07/23/19

Wine investors are looking for wines that will show a healthy return, but where will they find them?

07/23/19

Consumers will own their bottles, and only pay for the wine they consume. Excess packaging, including corks, foils and labels are eliminated and will avoid the landfill. No inefficient bottle recycling.

07/23/19

Résonance, Maison Louis Jadot's first venture outside of the Burgundy region of France since its 1859 inception, officially opened its new tasting room to the public on June 8, 2019.

07/23/19

New Rosé Garden opens in the Marina (2076 Chestnut Street, San Francisco) on Friday, July 26th

07/23/19

For the second year in a row, Trentodoc wines take home the most gold medals in the Italian sparkling wine category

07/23/19

The Corrugating Machinery Division of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America is pleased to announce the expansion of its management team in order to provide enhanced technical and parts services to its growing customer base.

07/23/19

As millions of holidaymakers head off for their summer break, increasing numbers of popular destinations are saying they cannot take much more

07/23/19

Posting reviews has become second nature for many consumers nowadays - 82 percent of adults say they read online reviews at least some of the time, according to a Pew Research Center Study - so when they have a bad experience with a business, up goes a review, to share it with others

07/23/19

The trailer for the next Star Trek series was revealed at San Diego Comic Con this week alongside a strong reminder of the surprising wine background of one of the franchise's most famous characters.

07/23/19

Like perfume makers that create copies of famous scents, a new group of people are copying well known wines. Robert Joseph considers the phenomenon.