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New Mexico Sparkling Brand Gruet Now Growing At 10% Annually, Passes 100,000-Case Mark

As sparkling wines continue to enjoy rapid growth, producers from established regions aren’t the only ones reaping the benefits. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 20, 2014

Amid The Sparkling Wine Boom, Red Sparklers Start To Gain Consumer Traction

Thanks to new initiatives by wine sellers and an increasingly adventurous U.S. consumer base, bubbly reds—from Italy, Australia and the United States—are growing in prominence and popularity. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 24, 2014

Prosecco Bubbling Over While Champagne Is Basically Flat In U.S.

When U.S. consumers raise a glass to celebrate the New Year tonight, chances are better than ever that they’ll be doing so with Prosecco. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 31, 2013

Barefoot Seeks Expansion Through Aggressive Innovation

Barefoot Cellars has seen its volumes rise by more than 70% since 2009, and last year it increased by 8% to 11 million cases, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 21, 2013

Gloria Ferrer Says Sparkling Wine Trend Is Lifting All Boats

Sonoma’s Gloria Ferrer, one of the largest methode champenoise bubblies made in the U.S., says the trend toward sparkling wines isn’t just benefiting Prosecco—which has been at the heart of the boom—but also increasing opportunities across the category. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 3, 2013

Impact “Hot Prospect” Wines Are Led By California And Imported Sparklers

Strong growth trends for imported sparkling wines and California wines at the $10-$15 price point are abundantly displayed in Impact’s exclusive “Hot Prospect” wines list, which showcases growth brands that are poised to make their mark on the industry. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 18, 2013

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