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The Mark Wine Group Adds Charles Smith Wines To Portfolio, Targets 280,000 Cases

Austin, Texas-based wine sales and marketing firm The Mark Wine Group has unveiled a new partnership with Washington state’s Charles Smith Wines, and will begin representing the group’s Charles Smith Wines, ViNO, Wines of Substance, K Vintners, SIXTO and Casa Smith brands in on-premise national accounts this month. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 16, 2016

Wine Spectator: Google Street View Goes Inside California Wine Country

If you have ever used Google Maps to plot out a tasting trip through Napa or Sonoma, Street View’s 360-degree panoramas may have helped you identify a winery entrance on the Silverado Trail, determine if the hotel you were about to book really had stunning scenic views or pinpoint the exact location of a restaurant in Healdsburg. But Street View tantalizingly stopped at the winery gate. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2015

News Briefs for June 2, 2015

•Looking to regain momentum behind Absolut vodka, Pernod Ricard plans to launch an oak-aged vodka under the brand this month, Reuters reports. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 2, 2015

News Briefs for May 1, 2015

•St. Helena-based Wilson Daniels has named Rocco Lombardo president, effective June 1. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 1, 2015

News Briefs for December 9, 2014

•The Gregoire family, former owners of Château La Rivière, have acquired Château Ripeau, a 37.8-acre St.-Emilion Grand Cru Classé estate, from Jean and Francoise de Wilde for an undisclosed sum, Wine Spectator reports.  Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 9, 2014

Grant Named COO Of Hess Collection

Industry veteran John Grant has been appointed chief operating officer of The Hess Collection. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 15, 2014