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After 2013 Rebound, Argentina’s Trapiche Hones Quality Message

One of the pioneers within the Argentine Malbec category in the U.S. market, Grupo Peñaflor-owned wine brand Trapiche has seen some upheaval stateside in recent years, but after a strong rebound in 2013 that earned it Impact “Hot Brand” honors, the franchise is back on the upswing. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 15, 2014

Imported Wine Volume Declines Slightly, But Value Picture More Encouraging

In stark contrast to the continuing strength of domestic wine in the U.S., imported table wine lost ground in 2013, with category depletions down 0.5% to 70 million nine-liter cases, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 8, 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

Exclusive: After Strong Year, Mionetto Looks Upmarket With Revamped Luxury Range

One of the driving forces behind the Prosecco category’s U.S. surge, Italy’s Mionetto kept up the momentum in 2013, rising 13% to 430,000 cases, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 4, 2014

News Briefs for February 25, 2014

The Wine Group has tapped New Orleans-based Sazerac Co. to take over global marketing and distribution for three of the California company’s spirits brands. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 25, 2014

The Wine Group Bolsters Upscale Stable With New Brand, Chloe Wine Collection

The Wine Group (TWG) is launching a new super-premium wine brand, Chloe Wine Collection, set to debut this spring. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 19, 2014

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