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NEWS FETCH — July 16, 2018

TOP NEWS Wholesalers! Get over your irrational “theft” grudge against tasting room wine sales! Percentage of organic vineyards in Napa County recovering after decline South Africa considers ag land confiscation without compensation Lone Skeletonizer, a vineyard pest, spotted near Calistoga Alleged wine theft from Goldman Sachs’ ‘CEO-in-waiting’ could end in plea bargain deal Here’s how […]

Tor Kenward taps Matt Deller MW to join TOR Wines Napa Valley as COO

Matt Deller MW has been appointed Chief Operating Officer for TOR Wines, responsible for supporting owner Tor Kenward in all areas of the business and helping to take the prestigious Napa producer into the future.   “Sometimes in life you get very special opportunities that can reshape your life. Working closely with Matt for me […]

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NEWS FETCH — July 13, 2018

TOP NEWS Premium Winery Sales Growth Declining – Silicon Valley Bank New Water Restrictions to Leave Calif Farmers High & Dry WSWA Says It Supports Legalized Cannabis If Regulated Like Alcohol E. & J. Gallo Winery Announces Three-Year Strategic Partnership With Alibaba Group Bremer Family Winery: Rogue or victim of excessive Napa County legal action? […]

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Experts and Grapegrowers Gather for the 10th Organic Winegrowing Conference at Spottswoode Estate Vineyard & Winery

NAPA, CA (July 12, 2018) – On July 26, 2018 the Napa Valley Grapegrowers (NVG) will host the highly anticipated, 10TH biennial Organic Winegrowing Conference at Spottswoode Estate Vineyard & Winery. Known throughout the industry for its in-depth look at organic grapegrowing, attendees have the opportunity to: explore three distinctive Napa Valley vineyards; speak first-hand […]

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NEWS FETCH — July 12, 2018

TOP NEWS Calif bulk wine sales slow, wineries scrambling to clear space for 2018 crush Convenience stores are selling more wine than ever More reviews = More business: 34% of consumers read 4-6 reviews before trusting you Nunes gets more ethics complaints about wine business, financial disclosures Low alcohol wine still losing out to mocktails […]

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NEWS FETCH — July 11, 2018

TOP NEWS Chile sales to China have soared after free trade deal. Will benefit even more from U.S. tariff war Wine grapes are SLO County’s top crop with a record $267 million year Canadian government to spend more than CAD$11 million to boost its domestic wine industry SoCal Ag Labor Contractor Accused of Wage Theft […]

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SAM SEBASTIANI SET TO PLANT LEGACY LA CHERTOSA LE GEMELLE VINEYARD

New Vineyard Named for Twin Granddaughters to Include “The Bird Nest” Sanctuary   SONOMA, CA (July 9, 2018)—Sam Sebastiani, 77, eldest of the third generation siblings from Sonoma’s iconic winemaking family, has a new vineyard project. Named after his twin granddaughters, Le Gemelle (“the twins” in Italian) Vineyard will occupy about 60 acres on the […]

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NEWS FETCH — July 10, 2018

TOP NEWS US Wine industry gets $8.5 Million from USDA, Wine Institute Ranks #1 with $5.6 million Australian government spends AUS$67.8 Million to support its wine industry Turning the Tide on Corruption in Wine, Beer and Spirit Sales Napa’s Cabernet Dependency Deepens Here’s how to avoid costly mistakes by managing your barrel inventory with bar […]

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NEWS FETCH — July 9, 2018

TOP NEWS How Much Did Wineries Really Make in 2017? Changing Of The Guard: Ernest J. Gallo To Lead California Wine Giant Millions of Spanish wine bottles sold off as French rosé How trade deals will increasingly dictate what wine we buy and sell California has a new plan for allocating its water, and it […]

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NEWS FETCH — July 6, 2018

TOP NEWS Relief as Napa Fire Risk Recedes Hail hits Nuits-St-Georges area in BurgundyStop “the endless terrible studies on coffee, chocolate, and red wine!” — most are wrong, researcher says Yelp, Facebook tied as most trusted for local business reviews People Aren’t Super Excited About Beer Right Now Here’s how to avoid costly mistakes by […]

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