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Changing Of The Guard: Ernest J. Gallo To Lead California Wine Giant

E. & J. Gallo, by far the largest wine marketer in the world at 86 million cases, according to Impact Databank, is preparing to pass the torch to the next generation of family leadership. Ernest J. Gallo, the son of current president and CEO Joseph Gallo and grandson of co-founder Ernest Gallo, has been appointed chief operating officer, and is scheduled to become president and CEO effective May 1, 2020. Gallo, who has been with the family business for 23 years, has served across a variety of roles including domestic and international sales, marketing, new product development, and finance. Most recently, he was vice president and general manager of Gallo’s spirits unit. Shanken News Daily recently caught up with Gallo to discuss his new appointment and his vision for the company moving forward. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 9, 2018

Italy, France, New Zealand Drive Gains For Imported Wine Category

The imported wine market has been on a steady upward trajectory. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 6, 2018

Wine Spectator: E. & J. Gallo Buys Dave Phinney’s Locations Wine Brand

Two years after acquiring Orin Swift Cellars, E. & J. Gallo announced yesterday that it has purchased another of star winemaker Dave Phinney’s brands, Locations. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 28, 2018

News Briefs for June 27, 2018

•E. & J. Gallo’s Dark Horse has released wine in cans for the first time. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 27, 2018

News Briefs for June 20, 2018

•Louisville-based Michter’s Distillery is releasing the latest edition of its 10-year Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Rye. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 20, 2018

News Briefs for June 1, 2018

•Following the Trump administration’s move to impose steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada, Mexico, and the European Union, the Distilled Spirits Council of the U.S. is urging against retaliatory tariffs on American whiskey in international markets. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 1, 2018

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