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Market Watch: Argentina’s Winemakers Look To Premiumize The Category

For the past five years, Argentinian table wine exports to the U.S. have steadily declined, currently numbering about 5 million cases. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 28, 2020

Catena Zapata Looks To Burnish Malbec’s Premium Credentials

While the surge in Argentine Malbec was a defining trend of the U.S. imported wine market over recent decades, growth trends for Argentina have come back to earth lately, with shipment volume and value declining over the past three years. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 8, 2019

Stoli USA Adds Argentina’s Achaval Ferrer To Lineup

Stoli Group USA has been named the exclusive U.S. distributor and marketer for Argentina’s Achaval Ferrer wines, effective immediately. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 6, 2014

Argentina’s Upscale Producers Say Bulk Labels Could Diminish Category’s Prestige

While Malbec exports continue to gain upmarket traction, Argentina’s high-end winemakers fear that a push by bulk producers could diminish the country’s image as a quality player. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 28, 2012

Under New Ownership, Mendoza-Based Argento Wine Company Continues U.S. Push

Already a well-established player in Europe and other international markets, Mendoza’s Argento Wine Company sells around 600,000 nine-liter cases across more than 50 countries. The winery—previously owned by a joint venture between U.K. importer Bibendum and local Argentine player Bodegas Esmeralda—switched hands in September, when it was acquired by Argentine wine group Inversora Agroindustrial Sudamericana (IAS) for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 26, 2012

Piedra Negra, François Lurton’s Renamed Argentina Winery, Unifies Its Offerings

French vintner François Lurton has renamed his Argentina winery. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 26, 2012

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