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Duckhorn Sees Continued Growth For Decoy, Set For First Release Of Its Washington Wine

Duckhorn Wine Company, founded in 1976 by Dan and Margaret Duckhorn, has a long history of spreading its wings. While the flagship Duckhorn Vineyards in Napa Valley began with a terroir-based focus on Bordeaux varietals (particularly Merlot), today the portfolio spans Northern California’s key wine regions. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 26, 2014

Amid Rebound For French Wines, Domaines Paul Mas Targets 200,000 Cases In U.S.

After declining markedly through the 2000s, French wines have made significant progress in the U.S. over the past three years, adding nearly 2 million cases in bottled shipments from 2010-2013, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 22, 2014

New Zealand Wine Exports To The U.S. Continue Double-Digit Climb

New Zealand wine exports rose 10% by volume to nearly 190 million liters and saw value climb 10% to NZ$1.33 billion ($1.12b) in the 12 months through June, according to the New Zealand Winegrowers trade group. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 22, 2014

TWE Narrowly Meets Guidance, Putting Bidding War In Doubt

Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) has revealed currency-adjusted EBITS of A$193 million ($179m) for its full fiscal year ended in June, meeting its guidance by a slim margin. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 21, 2014

DC&E Intros New Central Coast Brand, Woodwork Wines

Diageo Chateau & Estate (DC&E) has unveiled a new brand, Woodwork Wines. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 21, 2014

Sea Change: China’s Wine Market Upswing Hobbled By Government Austerity Drive

Perhaps the biggest story in the global wine industry so far this year was the news that the U.S. overtook France in 2013 to become the world’s largest wine market—but a close second would have to be the sudden and significant drop in wine consumption in China, linked to a new policy against intra-governmental entertaining. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 19, 2014

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