Tag Archive: South Africa
New York-based Cape Classics, the leader of the South Africa wine category in the U.S. with a 25%-30% share, has aggressively diversified its portfolio lately, assembling a range of upscale French wine brands from the Loire, the Rhône and Burgundy, with an entry into Bordeaux expected in the near future. Continue reading →Posted in News on February 10, 2017
Hess Family Wine Estates has agreed to sell its Glen Carlou wine brand from South Africa to the Pactolus Consortium, led by investor and tech entrepreneur Wayne Pitout. Continue reading →Posted in News on December 16, 2016
•Duckhorn Wine Company has announced a gift to the Wine Spectator Learning Center at Sonoma State University’s Wine Business Institute.
While South African wine sales have largely been stuck in neutral in the U.S. for the past several years, the category has posted stronger results in recent months. Continue reading →Posted in News on August 24, 2016
South Africa’s Mulderbosch, part of the Terroir Capital portfolio led by former Screaming Eagle co-owner Charles Banks, has seen growth ramp up of late, driven by a significant expansion of its rosé of Cabernet Sauvignon. Continue reading →Posted in News on September 16, 2014