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Impact Databank: U.S. Wine Volume Projected To Decline In 2021, But Premium Brands Make Strides

After 27 consecutive annual gains, the wine industry in the United States is expected to suffer a 0.5% volume decrease this year, down to 335.4 million 9-liter cases—according to the recently released 2021 edition of The U.S. Wine Market: Shanken’s Impact Databank Review & Forecast. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 28, 2021

Exclusive: Franzia Dives Into “Better For You” Wine Segment

The largest-selling wine brand in the U.S. in volume terms, Franzia saw an impressive 7.6% increase in 2020 to 24 million 9-liter cases, according to Impact Databank, led by gains from its Rich & Buttery Chardonnay and Dark Red expressions, as well as from its Pinot Grigio and Pinot Noir labels. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 17, 2021

Impact Databank: Solid Gains For The U.S. Market’s Largest Wine Brands

After eight consecutive anemic annual gains of less than 1%, the U.S. wine market rose a modest 2% in volume terms in 2020, even as its share of the total beverage alcohol industry fell for the second consecutive year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 1, 2021

The Wine Group Confirms Appointment Of Cate Hardy As CEO

In case you missed this weekend’s news alert, The Wine Group has now confirmed to SND that veteran retail executive Cate Hardy will take over as CEO from Brian Vos, who is retiring later this year after a 20-year tenure with the company. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 26, 2020

Report: Retail Veteran Cate Hardy To Become CEO Of The Wine Group

The Wine Group is set to come under new leadership, according to a report in the Seattle Times. The paper reports that veteran retail executive Cate Hardy is leaving Puget Sound-based PCC Community Markets effective in July to become CEO of The Wine Group. Brian Vos has served as The Wine Group’s chief executive since 2012. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 26, 2020

Boxed Wine Surge Accelerates, Led By 30% Growth In 3-Liter Segment

Already one of the fastest-rising areas of the wine market, boxed wines have only continued to grow in importance this spring, with sales surging amid the broad shift to the off-premise. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 13, 2020

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