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News Briefs for October 15, 2014

•Sir Peter Michael, who made his fortune in high-tech before pursuing a dream to build a world-class winery in California, is the recipient of Wine Spectator’s Distinguished Service Award for 2014. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 15, 2014

News Briefs for July 28, 2014

•Molson Coors Brewing Company has named Mark Hunter, a 25-year industry veteran, as president and CEO of the company, effective upon Peter Swinburn’s retirement from the chief executive post at the end of the year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 28, 2014

News Briefs for July 1, 2014

•California’s Terra d’Oro Winery is extending its portfolio with a Clarksburg Chenin Blanc and Viognier Blend. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2014

News Briefs for June 10, 2014

•Trinchero Family Estates has extended its Ménage à Trois wine brand with a new range of vodkas. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 10, 2014

Interview: Bob Torkelson, President And COO, Trinchero Family Estates

St. Helena-based Trinchero Family Estates, marketer of big-volume wine brands like Ménage à Trois (up 3% to 2.2 million cases last year) and Sutter Home (down 5% to 10.2 million cases), continues to rank as one of California wine’s most influential players. In recent years Trinchero has augmented its range with a host of accessibly-priced premium wines, such as Joel Gott, which rose 18% to 385,000 cases in 2013, earning an Impact “Hot Brand” award. SND associate editor Christina Jelski recently met with Trinchero president and COO Bob Torkelson to get an update on progress across the portfolio. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 12, 2014

News Briefs for April 15, 2014

•Heaven Hill Distilleries has revamped the packaging for its Rittenhouse Bottled-In-Bond Straight Rye Whisky. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 15, 2014

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