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Exclusive: Frescobaldi To Depart Folio, Naming Shaw-Ross And Vintus As Its New U.S. Importers

After a two-decade partnership with the Mondavi family, Italy’s Frescobaldi is shaking up its U.S. route to market, splitting its portfolio and aligning with two new importers: Shaw-Ross International and Vintus Wines. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 30, 2017

Interview: Bruce Hunter, Managing Director, Shaw-Ross International Importers

Florida-based Shaw-Ross International has caught fire in recent years as the importer of Chateau d’Esclans, whose Whispering Angel brand has spearheaded the Provence rosé boom in the U.S. market. But Shaw-Ross’s recent gains haven’t been limited to rosé. In fact, the company has a number of wine and spirits brands carving out solid growth, including Spanish wines Marques de Riscal (+22% to 172,000 cases last year) and Real Sangria (+4% to 611,000 cases), rums Ron Barcelo (+5% to 61,000 cases) and Pusser’s (+10% to 32,000 cases), and single malt Scotch Glengoyne (+13% to 9,000 cases). SND managing editor Daniel Marsteller recently spoke with Shaw-Ross managing director Bruce Hunter to get an update.

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Posted in News on May 25, 2017

News Briefs for December 28, 2016

•Friulian wine pioneer Livio Felluga has passed away at the age of 102, according to multiple reports out of Italy. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 28, 2016

Shaw-Ross Projects Chateau d’Esclans To Reach 200,000 Cases In U.S. This Year

With the imported rosé category soaring in the U.S. market—up 40% to just over 1 million cases in depletions last year—Provence-based Chateau d’Esclans is enjoying remarkable growth. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 23, 2016

Impact’s “Hot Prospect” Wines Showcase Industry’s Emerging Stars

Impact has released its latest list of Hot Prospect wines, highlighting the emerging wine brands that are poised to become household names in the years ahead. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 13, 2016

News Briefs for July 13, 2016

•Shaw-Ross International is debuting Pusser’s Gunpowder Proof, an aged overproof rum.

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Posted in News on July 13, 2016

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