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News Briefs for January 11, 2017

•American Harvest Vodka, formerly part of the Sidney Frank Importing Co. (SFIC) portfolio, has been acquired from the Frank family by Beach Whiskey Co. for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 11, 2017

Deutsch Relaunches Peter Lehmann As Australian Wine Rebounds

With the Australian wine category returning to health in the U.S. market, Barossa Valley-based Peter Lehmann Wines aims to capitalize on the segment’s growth. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 17, 2016

Exclusive: Casella And Deutsch To Relaunch Peter Lehmann Wines In U.S., Test New “Low Lux” Offerings

One of Australia’s most iconic wineries will get a relaunch in the U.S. market this May. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 19, 2016

Interview, Part 1: Hess Family Wine Estates Managing Director Timothy Persson

Hess Family Wine Estates, part of The Hess Group of Switzerland, has undergone a strategic overhaul recently, offloading Australia’s Peter Lehmann Wines to Casella for $49.5 million last November, and making major investments in its flagship Hess Collection range, which includes Mount Veeder, Napa Valley and Select tiers. The company—whose other brands include MacPhail, Sequana and Artezin among others—has also revamped its leadership team, with Hess family member Timothy Persson named managing director in 2012, and John Grant—formerly managing director for Treasury’s Beringer brand—joining as COO last August. SND associate editor Christina Jelski recently met with Persson to discuss the company’s U.S. outlook. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 18, 2015

Wine Spectator: Casella To Acquire Peter Lehmann Wines, Seeking More Additions

Casella Family Brands, best known as the producer of Yellow Tail, is adding fellow Australian winery Peter Lehmann Wines (PLW) to its stable—and says it’s now seeking more acquisitions. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 13, 2014

News Briefs for July 1, 2014

•California’s Terra d’Oro Winery is extending its portfolio with a Clarksburg Chenin Blanc and Viognier Blend. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2014