Tag Archive: Whispering Angel
While Provence rosé sales have soared in the U.S. in recent years, import shipment volumes have slowed thus far in 2019. Continue reading →Posted in News on October 24, 2019
SND’s sister publication Market Watch magazine honored the nation’s best spirits and wine retailers last night at its Leaders Awards Dinner, a black-tie affair held at the St. Regis Roof in New York City. Continue reading →Posted in News on September 27, 2019
Shipments of Provence rosé wine to the United States reached another milestone in 2018 after a 14% gain, surpassing 2 million 9-liter cases for the first time, according BusinessFrance, a French government agency. Continue reading →Posted in News on March 21, 2019
Florida-based Shaw-Ross International has caught fire in recent years as the importer of Chateau d’Esclans, whose Whispering Angel brand has spearheaded the Provence rosé boom in the U.S. market. But Shaw-Ross’s recent gains haven’t been limited to rosé. In fact, the company has a number of wine and spirits brands carving out solid growth, including Spanish wines Marques de Riscal (+22% to 172,000 cases last year) and Real Sangria (+4% to 611,000 cases), rums Ron Barcelo (+5% to 61,000 cases) and Pusser’s (+10% to 32,000 cases), and single malt Scotch Glengoyne (+13% to 9,000 cases). SND managing editor Daniel Marsteller recently spoke with Shaw-Ross managing director Bruce Hunter to get an update.
Imports of Provence rosé increased tenfold between 2010 and 2016, rising from 123,000 nine-liter cases to nearly 1.3 million cases, according to Impact Databank, as consumers have flocked to the category, especially in the on-premise. Continue reading →Posted in News on May 3, 2017
•Moët & Chandon has introduced Moët Ice Imperial Rosé, a new rosé Champagne intended to be consumed over ice. Continue reading →Posted in News on July 1, 2016