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Wine per capita consumption is on the skids in the U.S.

Source: Silicon Valley Bank

Except for Boomers, Wine is outranked by other AlcBevs as a drink to bring to a party.

Source: Silicon Valley Bank State of the Wine Industry Report

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Pandemic labor: Men working less; women’s hours unchanged.

More charts on this topic at the source: Pew Research

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Your GenX & Z Employees Are Totally Stressed Out. Millennials Not So Much. Boomers Are Chill.

Source: Bain and Company

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Dining, Other Social Activities Continue To Suffer From Omicron Surge

Source: Morning Consult

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Tasting Room Email Captures Mean Substantial Upticks In Web Orders & Club Signups

When an email is captured on the initial purchase in the tasting room, 24% of customers will create a web order and 14% of customers will sign up for a club. Source: Commerce7 –  Full 50-page report here  

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DTC Wine Consumer Preferences Shifting: Commerce7 2021 Databook

  NEWS RELEASE January 13th, 2022 The Databook: “The Data That’s Changing Winery DTC,” reveals insightful findings focused on the shift in consumer preferences that defined 2021 and will shape the winery DTC industry for years to come.   Over the year, wineries that implemented subscription style clubs saw 48% of members sign up from […]

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Here’s how long it’ll take you to get a COVID infection dose based on various types of masks (or lack thereof)

The mask fit is also vital. More on that at the source: Data: CDC. Graphic: San Francisco Chronicle

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Headed for Unified? Get an N95: “Because “Cloth masks are not going to cut it with omicron.”

By Lewis Perdue Wine Industry Insight Publisher/Executive Editor and Chairman/Chief Scientist for the Center for Research on Environmental Chemicals in Humans     In addition to masks, the Unified Wine and Grape Symposium has added additional set of safeguards for the exhibit hall.   Scientific studies prove that the best option for personal safety and […]

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Wine exports lost more than $250 million in 2021 thanks to Containergeddon. Overall Ag decreased $2.1 billion.

Source: UC Davis (pdf)

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