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SEPTEMBER 20, 2018 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS WX Brands – Winetech funding #10: Edges out DRINKS. Probably ranks higher but the data is too hazy to know Oregon wine sale grew at 10-times national rate in 2017 North Coast winemakers rejoice over 2018 harvest, mostly uneventful with the cooler weather The wine in a can market has “legs”​ Napa weather […]

Oregon wine sale grew at 10-times national rate in 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   2017 Oregon Vineyard and Winery Report Released   Oregon added 44 more wineries last year, with planted acreage and exports at all-time highs and sales volume up 16%, far outpacing the wine category’s national growth rate of 1.6%   PORTLAND, September 19, 2018 – The Oregon Wine Board released its Oregon […]

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SEPTEMBER 19, 2018 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS California wine among $60 billion in US goods hit by new China tariffs U.S. Spirits Market To Outperform Beer And Wine For The 7th Consecutive Year Direct-Shipping Goes Mainstream Heritage Wine Brand Lapis Luna Acquired Do you and your neighbors live longer than the U.S. average? This interactive tool will show you Here’s […]

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U.S. Spirits Market To Outperform Beer And Wine For The 7th Consecutive Year

The U.S. spirits category is expected to expand once again this year, albeit by a modest 2% to 233 million 9-liter cases, achieving its 23rd consecutive annual gain, according to The U.S. Spirits Market: Shanken’s Impact Databank Review & Forecast, 2018 Edition. By comparison, wine consumption is projected to increase by a mere 0.2% this […]

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Heritage Wine Brand Lapis Luna Acquired

(SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif.) — Lapis Luna, the 20 year old North Coast wine brand, has been acquired by Drew Stapp and Andrew Nelson. Stapp and Nelson previously led sales and marketing for Paso Robles’ hot brand Rabble Wine Company which grew to over 50 thousand cases in just five years. The two have big […]

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SEPTEMBER 18, 2018 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Wine’s Pyramid Of Influence & How To Make It Work For You Online giants open the door to China for world’s wine producers A Corrupt Scheme At The Middle of the American Wine Industry Amazon Has Nearly 50% of US Ecommerce Market (But lags big-time in food and beverages) Farmers thought they had […]

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SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Is weed the new wine? How big is the threat? WineDirect veterans launch new wine DtC platform: truvi commerce The Future of Wine U.S. now has 12,573 wineries and wine facilities – one for every 30,000 persons in the country! Health researcher calls on NIH to retract statement about alcohol and cancer risk […]

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Keith Emerson Appointed Director Of Winemaking and Viticulture for Vineyard 29

St. Helena, California (September 16, 2018) – Vineyard 29 announces that Keith Emerson has taken on sole responsibility of all sourcing and winemaking. Being part of the executive team with Vineyard 29 for the past 13 years, Keith brings the knowledge, expertise and passion for the winery, estate vineyards and second label Cru, making it […]

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Announcing the First Annual Intercollegiate Wine Business Invitational Competition

Led by America’s First Master of Wine, Teams from Six Universities Battle it out for the Best Wine Business Plan and Virtual Product   September 13, 2018, Napa, CA — Today marks a first in how wine and hospitality students learn about the business of wine. Their team goal is to create a great label, […]

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WineDirect veterans launch new wine DtC platform: truvi commerce

NEWS RELEASE – Napa, CA – September 16, 2018   Wine industry veterans Karin Ballestrazze and Sheri Hebbeln join forces with Stephen Mutch, founder of simplyCMS, to launch truvi commerce   The truvi all-in-one direct-to-consumer (DTC) platform is backed by a team with a history of putting customers first, both in terms of service and […]

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