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Concannon Eyes Premium On-Premise Presence With New Founder’s Tier

Concannon Vineyard managing director John Concannon tells SND he sees the winery’s new Founders’ Tier as a way to premiumize its image and amp up its presence in the on-premise. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 2, 2015

Wine Spectator: Lawsuit Claims California Wines Contain Dangerous Arsenic Levels

Are some California wineries “secretly poisoning wine consumers”? That’s one of the incendiary charges being leveled in a class-action lawsuit against several of the biggest companies in American wine, filed March 19 in a California state court. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 20, 2015

News Briefs for March 11, 2015

The Wine Group’s Concannon Vineyard winery is commemorating 50 years since the creation of its Concannon Cabernet Sauvignon Clones 7, 8 and 11 with the debut of a new Founder’s Tier. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 11, 2015

Argentine Wines Enjoy Strong Presence On Impact’s Latest “Hot Prospects” List

After declining slightly in 2012, Argentine wines enjoyed a healthy rebound in the U.S. market last year, with bottled shipments up 5% to 6.1 million cases, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 25, 2014

O’Neill Vintners & Distillers, Known For Private Labels, Sees Brand Portfolio Hit 600,000 Cases

Launched in 2004 mainly as a contract wine and brandy producer, California’s O’Neill Vintners & Distillers lately has been investing in brands and capacity, and the company sees continuing growth on the horizon, with its newly acquired Line 39 label leading the charge. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 29, 2014

The Wine Group’s Super-Premium Chloe Collection Starts Strong

Launched this past spring, The Wine Group’s upscale-positioned Chloe Collection has had a promising start, and the company believes it has the potential to become a go-to still wine brand in the U.S. market for celebratory occasions. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 6, 2014

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