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News Briefs for January 26, 2016

•Breakthru Beverage Group—the new joint venture recently formed by Charmer Sunbelt and Wirtz Beverage—has made a series of appointments within its sales and commercial leadership team. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 26, 2016

News Briefs for December 7, 2015

•Kobrand has extended distribution of the Poema Red and White blends nationwide, following a limited launch last July. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 7, 2015

Diageo Sheds Another Wine Asset, Selling France’s Bouvet Ladubay

Diageo, which has made a concerted effort to cull its wine business in recent months, has taken another step in that direction by selling Bouvet Ladubay to a consortium featuring the Monmousseau family, which has managed the Loire-based sparkling wine producer since the 1930s. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 25, 2015

Italy’s Masi Toasts Upturn In U.S. Fortunes

Italian luxury wine producer Masi Agricola, known for its Amarone offerings from northern Italy’s Veneto region, has long had a significant U.S. presence, but after a difficult period coinciding with the recession, the company is again enjoying solid growth prospects. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 19, 2015

Bevy Of Promising Imported Wine Labels Attain Impact “Hot Prospect” Status

The imported wine category has followed an up-and-down road over the past few years in the U.S. market, with bottled import shipments finishing only marginally higher in 2014 than they were in 2010. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 1, 2015

News Briefs for May 13, 2015

•Tuscany’s Tenuta Sette Ponti, part of the Kobrand porfolio in the U.S., is introducing a new 100% Sangiovese wine, Vigna dell’Impero, which will be made only in the best vintage years. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 13, 2015

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