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http://www.wineindustryinsight.com/ex_nf.php?url=http://www.contracostatimes.com/breaking-news/ci_27635402/oxbow-and-ferry-building-developer-signs-lease-atOxbow & Ferry Building developer signs lease at Oakland’s Jack London Squarelperdue@ideaworx.com (Lewis Perdue)Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:15:20 -0500 http://www.wineindustryinsight.com/ex_nf.php?url=http://www.steveheimoff.com/Santa Ynez Valley is disappearing before our eyeslperdue@ideaworx.com (Lewis Perdue)Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:15:20 -0500 http://www.wineindustryinsight.com/ex_nf.php?url=http://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-0304-wells-closed-20150304-story.htmlCalifornia orders 12 oil-field wells shut to protect groundwaterlperdue@ideaworx.com (Lewis Perdue)Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:15:20 -0500 http://www.wineindustryinsight.com/ex_nf.php?url=http://www.montereyherald.com/government-and-politics/20150303/carmel-revises-wine-tasting-room-policyCarmel revises wine tasting room policylperdue@ideaworx.com (Lewis Perdue)Wed, 04 Mar 2015 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15:15:20 -0500 http://wineindustryinsight.com/jump.php?utm_source=newsfetch&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=nf&url=http://www.shankennewsdaily.com/index.php/2015/03/04/11860/jack-daniels-drives-brown-forman-to-solid-sales-profit-growth/Jack Daniel’s Drives Brown-Forman To Solid Sales, Profit Growthlperdue@ideaworx.com (Lewis Perdue)Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:15:20 -0500 http://www.wineindustryinsight.com/ex_nf.php?url=http://www.harpers.co.uk/sectors/suppliers/supplier-profile-treasury-wine-estates/514606.articleSupplier Profile: Treasury Wine Estateslperdue@ideaworx.com (Lewis Perdue)Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:15:20 -0500 FINANCE, M&A http://wineindustryinsight.com/jump.php?utm_source=newsfetch&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=nf&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.nzherald.co.nz%2Fbusiness%2Fnews%2Farticle.cfm%3Fc_id%3D3%26objectid%3D11411196Wine company Invivo to use crowdfunding for $2m to fuel growthlperdue@ideaworx.com (Lewis Perdue)Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:15:20 -0500 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Regionslperdue@ideaworx.com (Lewis Perdue)Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:15:20 -0500 DOWN UNDER http://www.wineindustryinsight.com/ex_nf.php?url=http://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2015/03/china-still-a-huge-opportunity-for-australia/China: still a ‘huge opportunity’ for Australialperdue@ideaworx.com (Lewis Perdue)Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:15:20 -0500 http://wineindustryinsight.com/jump.php?utm_source=newsfetch&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=nf&url=http://www.foodmag.com.au/news/wine-industry-wants-changes-to-penalty-rates-in-upOZ: Wine industry to push for change in upcoming reviewlperdue@ideaworx.com (Lewis Perdue)Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:15:20 -0500 NOT JUST FOR THE TRADE http://www.wineindustryinsight.com/ex_nf.php?url=http://www.wine-blog.org/index.php/2015/03/04/veraison/Veraison is fruit set to raisinlperdue@ideaworx.com (Lewis Perdue)Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:15:20 -0500