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News Briefs for January 23, 2020

•E.&J. Gallo’s Barefoot Wine is jumping into the hard seltzer category. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 23, 2020

News Briefs for July 1, 2019

•In October, Tuscany’s Masseto will debut Massetino 2017, the inaugural vintage of the producer’s second wine. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2019

Interview: Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi CEO Giovanni Geddes Filicaja

With a prestigious Italian portfolio including Frescobaldi, Ornellaia, Masseto, Luce della Vite, Danzante and Attems, Tuscany-based Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi has posted impressive sales growth recently, including a 19% jump in the U.S. market last year. Globally, the company’s wine sales rose 4.3% in 2013 to €84 million ($105m), on volume of about 10 million bottles, and it’s projecting a 6% global advance this year. In the U.S., which accounts for around 15% of revenue, Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi’s wines are handled by Folio Fine Wine Partners. Shanken News Daily senior editor Daniel Marsteller recently met with company CEO Giovanni Geddes Filicaja to get an update on progress and discuss the group’s plans for the year ahead. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 20, 2014