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SVB Lays Out The Challenges Facing The Wine Category

Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) yesterday released its closely watched State of the Wine Industry report for 2022, flagging a number of structural challenges facing the business moving forward.  Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 20, 2022

Straight Talk With Wine Spectator: Rob McMillan Of Silicon Valley Bank’s Wine Group

Wine Spectator news editor Mitch Frank recently spoke with Rob McMillan, founder of Silicon Valley Bank’s (SVB) wine group, as part of the magazine’s Instagram Live interview series Straight Talk. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 3, 2021

As Napa Valley Booms, Rising Direct Sales Have Retailers Feeling Left Out

Lifted by a string of great vintages and soaring demand for Cabernet Sauvignon, the Napa Valley is enjoying an unprecedented boom. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 18, 2016

News Briefs for January 22, 2016

•On-premise traffic fell 1.2% for the year in 2015, according to GuestMetrics, due in part to an underperforming and ill-timed holiday season, as traffic fell 2.6% for the four weeks through December 27. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 22, 2016

Wine Spectator: Trying to Create an American Model of Wine Futures

In 2005, Serge Marquié and Sally Wilkinson had a problem. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 24, 2014

Wine Spectator: How Much Will Napa’s Earthquake Cost?

The dust may have settled from California’s August 24 earthquake, but Napa Valley’s wine industry is still calculating the cost, with early estimates running beyond $80 million. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 16, 2014