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Afternoon Brief, February 14

Afternoon Brief, February 14

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Silicon Valley Bank Predicts the US Wine Industry Is at the Tail End of a 20-Year Growth Period Silicon Valley Bank released its State of the Wine Industry 2018 report today. The 17th annual report assesses current conditions in the wine industry and provides a unique forecast […]

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Afternoon Brief, February 6

Afternoon Brief, February 6

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Academics Explain Terroir but Not Exactly the Way Wine Consumers Might Expect It’s the location. It’s the climate. It’s the local yeast population. It’s ineffable. It’s terroir. Well, not according to Giulia Meloni and Johan Swinnen… Today’s News: Developing a Research Cooperative for Winemakers to Experiment For […]

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Afternoon Brief, January 30

Afternoon Brief, January 30

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Artificial Intelligence Changes the Wine World Technology has already changed how we make wine, so what effect will it have on how we drink it?… Today’s News: Long Island Wine In Pursuit of Excellence In the 40-plus years since Alex and Louisa Hargrave planted and founded Long […]

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Afternoon Brief, January 26

Afternoon Brief, January 26

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Gina Gallo Opens Up in Public The famously private head of California’s biggest family wine company shares some surprising truths… Today’s News: Wine Industry Reflects on Emerging Issues, Trends and Recent Fires Shaping Future at Unified Symposium Every facet of the wine industry, from research and science […]

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Afternoon Brief, January 19

Afternoon Brief, January 19

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Richard Kunde, Champion of Sonoma County Wine, Agriculture, Dies at 75 Richard Kunde, the generous and sociable scion of pioneering Valley of the Moon ranchers who became the nation’s largest seller of grapevine rootstock and who was a passionate promoter of Sonoma County grapes and wine, propelling […]

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Afternoon Brief, January 12

Afternoon Brief, January 12

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Silicon Valley Bank Wine Business Forecast Warns of Slowing Sales Growth Sales of premium wine will continue to grow in 2018, but producers in premium regions such as the California North Coast had better up their marketing game to reach younger consumers amid signs that the U.S. […]

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Afternoon Brief, January 10

Afternoon Brief, January 10

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Wine’s Most Inspiring People 2018: Defender of the Consumer Palate and Your Right to Choose Tim Hanni, one of two resident Americans to receive the title Master of Wine and well-known industry myth-buster, would like the wine industry to stop foisting untruths upon an unsuspecting public… Today’s […]

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Afternoon Brief, January 8

Afternoon Brief, January 8

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Wine’s Most Inspiring People 2018: A Pillar of Oregon’s Wine Tourism Industry Wayne Bailey, a vintner known for sustainable farming practices advises, “The best fertilizer is the farmer’s footprint.” Baileys footprint has far exceeded the 50 acres of his Youngberg Hill estate in Willamette Valley to play […]

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Afternoon Brief, December 27

Afternoon Brief, December 27

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: The Mystery of the Missing Wine Faults If you are North American and of a certain demographic and inclination, you will find yourself addressing your wine-related questions to a caped teddy bear with white sommelier gloves, a Zorro mask, and a bow tie… Today’s News: Small Wineries […]

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Afternoon Brief, December 20

Afternoon Brief, December 20

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Congress Passes First Wine Excise Tax Reduction in 80 Years Wine Institute applauds today’s Congressional action to enact the first reduction in wine excise taxes in over 80 years and only the second reduction in the nation’s history… Today’s News: Napa’s Delicato Family Vineyards Loses Company Leader […]

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Afternoon Brief, December 12

Afternoon Brief, December 12

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Vintage Wine Estates Acquires Layer Cake, Cherry Pie, and If You See Kay Brands Vintage Wine Estates today announced an agreement to acquire three wine brands from Jayson Woodbridge: Layer Cake, Cherry Pie and If You See Kay. The deal is scheduled to close on January 2, […]

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Afternoon Brief, December 6

Afternoon Brief, December 6

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Four Ways to Make 2018 Better Than 2017 with Planning and Selling Calendar says early December. Calendar says that there are two weeks before the holiday and an additional week for bubbles. That is what the calendar says, you are correct. There are a few other points […]

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Afternoon Brief, November 22

Afternoon Brief, November 22

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Drinking Red Wine May Elicit Feeling Both Tired and Sexy, Study Finds Drinkers may want to consider what alcoholic beverage to go for, as it may affect their mood according to research… Today’s News: Wine’s Trending Pursuit of Freshness: Why Less Is More Wine boasts 6,000 years […]

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Afternoon Brief, November 14

Afternoon Brief, November 14

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Paul Hobbs Winery Buys Alexander Valley Vineyard Silverado Investment and Management Company has sold vineyard property to Paul Hobbs Winery of Sebastopol. The sale was announced by Zepponi & Company, a Santa Rosa-based merger and acquisition advisory firm… Today’s News: Trial Shows Amino Acid Based Nutrients to […]

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Afternoon Brief, October 30

Afternoon Brief, October 30

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Constellation Brands to Acquire 9.9% Stake in Marijuana Company Canopy Growth for $245M Alcohol giant Constellation Brands Inc. is making a foray into marijuana, a precedent-setting move for an industry that has mostly stayed on the sidelines during the cannabis boom… Today’s News: 3rd Annual US Wine […]

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