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Daily Archive: June 25, 2014

Exclusive: Pasternak Expands Portfolio, Adding Italy’s Marchesi Fumanelli

Pasternak Wine Imports has entered the Italian still wine category with an exclusive sales and marketing agreement to handle Marchesi Fumanelli’s wines in the U.S., effective July 1. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 25, 2014

Vinho Verde Extends U.S. Upswing

Wines from Portugal’s northwestern Vinho Verde region continue to make strides in the U.S. market, having risen 43% to 484,000 cases since 2009, according to the Commissão de Viticultura da Região Vinhos Verdes (CVRVV). Continue reading →

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News Briefs for June 25, 2014

•California wine producer J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines is making two of its labels available on tap throughout California and Nevada through a partnership with Free Flow Wines. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 25, 2014

•Chico, California’s Sierra Nevada Brewing Company has debuted a new West Coast Double IPA in 24-ounce bottles. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 25, 2014

Treasury Announces Impairment Charge And Change In Release Date For Penfolds

Treasury Wine Estates said it will recognize a non-cash brand and related-asset impairment of up to A$260 million (after tax, unaudited), or US$244 million, for fiscal 2014. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 25, 2014