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Tag Archive: Prosecco

As Prosecco Sales Surge, Producers Debate Likelihood Of Shortage

Over the past several weeks, Prosecco producers such as Bisol and Mionetto have warned of an impending global Prosecco shortage, citing a poor 2014 harvest combined with surging demand in export markets such as the U.S., where consumption has skyrocketed from just a half-million nine-liter cases in 2008 to around 3.5 million cases last year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 9, 2015

Top Imported Sparkler Freixenet Leads Way As Cava Looks To Leverage Prosecco Surge

While the performance of the cava category has been upstaged in the U.S. market of late by fast-rising rival Prosecco, it too is enjoying a lift owing to U.S. consumers’ increasing taste for sparkling wines. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 11, 2014

Prosecco Sprints to 34% U.S. Growth In First Half

The Prosecco DOC Consortium recorded a 34% increase in exports to the U.S. market in the first half of 2014, with volume reaching 1.27 million cases. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 2, 2014

News Briefs for June 20, 2014

•Purple Wine Co.’s Avalon Winery has renamed and redesigned the packaging for its flagship California AVA-designated Cabernet Sauvignon. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 20, 2014

Impact Databank: Imported Sparkling Wines Rise 5.5% On Prosecco’s Surge

Several fast-growing Italian brands are leading the charge for the imported sparkling wine category in the U.S. market, which rose 5.5% to 6.7 million cases in 2013, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 17, 2014

News Briefs for April 10, 2014

•Diageo is launching a new global marketing campaign for Smirnoff vodka in partnership with digital music service Spotify this month, centered on vodka’s approachability and broad appeal. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 10, 2014

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