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AUGUST 3, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Wine.com Seeks Funding at Valuation of More Than $1 Billion Facing 60% hit to key sales channels, smaller wineries need to stash cash, cherish loyal consumers: Moramarco A Beverage Alcohol Tariff War Of 2020 May Not Yet Be Over Alcohol SKUs drop at supermarkets (along with most other categories). Will this COVID effect […]

JULY 31, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Wine off-premise dollar sales growth up 19.7%, still lags spirits up 29.3%: Nielsen Can Hip Hop Help Solve Wine’s Millennial Problem? DtC wine sales up 29% in H1 2020 over 2019: Sovos Champagne losing its fizz as global pandemic clobbers sales Vital tasks every winery must do to supercharge their DIY marketing Streamlining […]

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JULY 30, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Second-quarter GDP plunged by worst-ever 32.9% amid virus-induced shutdown Food & beverages out-perform 2020’s B2C “most loved” categories The sham and hypocrisy behind the three-tier system Parents with children forced to do school at home are drinking more Phylloxera Breakthrough Brings Hope to Vineyards Streamlining a Large Custom Crush Operation for Clients and Cellar […]

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JULY 29, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Drizly data breach: up to 2.5 million credit cards, other data for sale on dark web. California farmworkers at higher risk of contracting coronavirus, survey says Food & Beverage Will See Biggest Gains in Retail Ecommerce Sales Growth This Year Hard seltzer sales could reach $14.5bn by 2027 A Tale of Two Shoppers […]

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JULY 28, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Foley Johnson winery in Napa Valley closes after worker tests positive for coronavirus Bill and Cheryl Swanson Donate $1 million to the JUSTIN and J. LOHR Center for Wine and Viticulture at Cal Poly Wine Australia reports 2020 vintage crop down but quality expectation high Gallo PR tries to distance winery and Gallo […]

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JULY 27, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Iron Horse Vineyards co-founder Barry Sterling dies Costing Covid’s Impact on Wine “Blob Marketing” is DTC Malpractice – Why segmentation is worth the effort Here’s What It’s Like to Be Black in the Lily-White Wine Industry Is Natural Wine A Millennial Con? The outrageous prices of modern high-quality wines Inside the NBA’s secret […]

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JULY 24, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS International wine fraud ring uncovered in Spain Comfort for restaurant dining down among Republicans, up with Dems + Almost nobody wants to travel abroad After reopening rollbacks, Napa Valley tasting room visitation comes in waves Emetry Has Developed a Model to Predict Wine Club Cancellations New Developments in the Wine Shipping World Who […]

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JULY 23, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Accolade handing off production of US wines, including Geyser Peak, to Napa importer Quintessential Wines Spirits continue to lead pandemic AlcBev growth 53% of restaurants closed amid coronavirus have shuttered permanently, Yelp data shows Bacardi targeted women with its new reduced-alcohol vodkas. It went over as well as you’d expect. Interesting times for […]

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JULY 22, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Appeals Court Ignores SCOTUS Wine Ruling Napa’s C. Mondavi & Family gets into French wines with rosé brand acquisition Why most Americans don’t care about wine tariffs Bayer loses Roundup weedkiller appeal in US court The Ecommerce Game Is a Tale of Two Countries, and China’s Companies Are Pulling Ahead Streamlining a Large […]

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JULY 21, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Long, Slow Road to Recovery for U.S. Wine US off-premise wine sales up 27.6% during Covid-19 Restaurant outlook grim Digging up the details on how Avaline defines “transparently produced” Why it’s everyone’s duty to tell customers about lightstrike Without prompt COVID containment, food, recreation, hotels won’t recover until 2025 Streamlining a Large Custom Crush […]

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