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Mezzacorona, Now Above 1 Million Cases, Escalates Its U.S. Marketing Efforts

At more than 1 million cases in annual sales, northern Italy-based Gruppo Mezzacorona is already a major player in the U.S. wine market, and recently the group has amped up its marketing efforts with an eye toward further expansion. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 24, 2014

Price Increases, Uptrading Driving Italian Wine’s Value Growth

After a 1% decline in shipments to 27 million cases in 2012, Italian wine is expected to be back in positive growth territory in the U.S. market by year-end, with volume estimated to rise 3%-5%. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 3, 2013

Frescobaldi Projects Double-Digit U.S. Growth, Taps Unlikely Source For New Wine

Despite challenging global economic conditions, luxury Italian wine producer Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi tells SND its sales growth is likely to accelerate in 2013 compared with last year, with the U.S. projected to see an advance of 10%. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 8, 2013

Wine Spectator: Italian Authorities Expand Barolo’s Most Famous Vineyard

Barolo’s most famous vineyard, Cannubi, is set to expand, provoking mixed reaction from local winemakers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 18, 2013

News Briefs for September 25, 2013

•Paul Skipworth has taken a leave of absence from his role as president and managing director of The Glenmorangie Co. for personal reasons. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 25, 2013

Riondo Expands Portfolio, Expects To Hit 500,000 Cases For 2013

Italian wine producer Riondo USA continues to surge, with its flagship Riondo brand rising 20% by volume and 12% by dollar value in the first six months of this year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 28, 2013

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