Afternoon Brief

Afternoon Brief, Nov. 15

Trending Story: Wine Spectator #1 Wine of 2013 Revealed This year marks the 25th anniversary of our Top 100 list, where Wine Spectators editors select and highlight...

Afternoon Brief, Nov. 14

Trending Story: Oregon's wine industry tops 500 wineries in 2012 Oregons wine industry had more than 500 wineries and production exceeded 50,000 tons in 2012, according...

Afternoon Brief, Nov. 13

Trending Story: Craft Beer and Wine at a Crossroads Frank, Rimerman + Co. LLP, a leading regional accounting and consulting firm, has teamed up with investment...

Afternoon Brief, Nov. 12

Trending Story: Paso Robles Wine Country Named Wine Region of the Year by Wine Enthusiast Magazine Wine Enthusiast Magazine announced today that the Paso Robles American...

Afternoon Brief, Nov. 11

Trending Story: Second large harvest drives financing demand Wine industry lenders in the North Bay have seen another uptick in borrower demand in the latter half...

Afternoon Brief, Nov. 8

Trending Story: ‘The biggest wine world opportunity? Ageing populations’: Direct Wines CEO Simon McMurtie from Direct Wines group believes that ageing populations are the wine worlds...

Afternoon Brief, Nov. 7

Trending Story: Rotting Grapes From Bordeaux to Burgundy Cut French Wine Outlook France cut its outlook for wine production for a fourth time after botrytis rot...

Afternoon Brief, Nov. 6

Trending Story: Global wine production is shifting away from Europe says Cobevco's Justin Knock MW The 2013 global wine harvest is further confirmation that Europe is...

Afternoon Brief, Nov. 5

Trending Story: America's Most-Searched-For Grape Varieties New Wine-Searcher analysis reveals which varieties are most popular. Red Bordeaux blends are the most searched-for wines in the U.S., accounting...

Afternoon Brief, Nov. 4

Trending Story: Wine Industry Network Launches Afternoon News Brief The Wine Industry Network (WIN) today launched the Afternoon News Brief, the latest in their growing portfolio...

Afternoon Brief, Nov. 1

Trending Story: California vintners branch out to Italian grapes Italian immigrants were instrumental in founding the California wine industry, yet when winemakers sought to upgrade the...

Afternoon Brief, Oct. 31

Trending Story: Ardagh Restructures Proposed Acquisition of Verallia Ardagh is in the process of restructuring its proposed acquisition of the Verallia North America (VNA) business by selling,...

Afternoon Brief, Oct. 30

Trending Story: “Tasting in the Dark” Sheds New Light on Unique Marketing Strategies Blind tasting is more of a figurative than literal term. It usually refers...

Afternoon Brief, Oct. 29

Trending Story: World's Vineyard Shrinks But Production Shows Rise New statistics show consumption is stabilizing. The worlds vineyard area has shrunk by 3,000 square kilometers (1,158 square...

Afternoon Brief, Oct. 28

Trending Story: World Wine Production Seen at 7-Year High on Spain and Argentina World wine production is forecast to climb 8.8 percent to the highest in...