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Ste. Michelle Shipments Rise 4.9% In First Half, Even As 14 Hands Slows

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates has reported a net revenue increase of 7.3% to $295 million for its first half ended June 30, as shipments rose 4.9% to 3.77 million cases over the same six-month period last year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 30, 2015

Washington Wine, Part 2: Ample Room For Growth

With winery revenues of roughly $1 billion and a U.S. market share of around 4%, according to the Washington State Wine Commission, the Washington wine industry has grown fast, moving from fewer than 20 wineries in 1980 to more than 850 today. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 20, 2015

Washington Wine, Part 1: Key Players On A Hot Streak

Washington state wines have made impressive progress in the U.S. market lately, with the category now accounting for more than 12.5 million cases overall. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 13, 2015

Ste. Michelle Debuts Collaborative Tenet Range

Washington state-based Ste. Michelle Wine Estates has partnered with Rhône winemakers Michel Gassier and Philippe Cambie to launch Tenet Wines, a new Syrah-focused range. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 28, 2015

California Wine Grape Harvest Falls 8%, As Washington Reaches New Record

California’s wine grape harvest was down 8% to 3.91 million tons in 2014, according to the California Department of Food and Agriculture. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 11, 2015

Ste. Michelle Posts 5% Sales Growth In First Half

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates enjoyed a 5% net revenue increase to $275 million in the first half of 2014, even as volumes registered just a 1.5% growth rate. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 23, 2014

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