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Exclusive: The Wine Group Unveils Cupcake LightHearted, An Alternative Concept That Aims To Create A New Category

The Wine Group has entered the low-calorie, low-alcohol drinks market with Cupcake LightHearted. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 30, 2020

News Briefs for August 15, 2018

•The Wine Group’s Cupcake Vineyards has launched Winemaker’s Blend Chardonnay. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 15, 2018

The Wine Group’s Cupcake Eyes Growth In Chardonnay, Sparkling Segments

Cupcake, the third-largest brand in The Wine Group portfolio and by far the company’s largest offering in the above-$10 segment, has seen overall volume slip slightly the past few years, but solid performances for its Chardonnay and sparkling portfolios are helping to bolster momentum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 25, 2018

Imported Sparkling Wine’s Upswing Continues, Driven By Prosecco

The U.S. market’s imported sparkling wine category showed an 8.4% increase to nearly 10 million cases last year, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 23, 2017

Wine Spectator: The Wine Group Buys Sonoma’s Benziger Winery

The Wine Group, a beverage giant known for supermarket wine brands such as Almaden and Cupcake, has acquired Benziger Family Winery, one of California’s highest-profile practitioners of organic and biodynamic grapegrowing and winemaking, the companies announced Monday. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 9, 2015

Wine Spectator: Lawsuit Claims California Wines Contain Dangerous Arsenic Levels

Are some California wineries “secretly poisoning wine consumers”? That’s one of the incendiary charges being leveled in a class-action lawsuit against several of the biggest companies in American wine, filed March 19 in a California state court. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 20, 2015

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