Archive for the ‘Retail Wine Industry News’ Category

Wine Industry News for February 20, 20

February 20th, 2017

The future of wine packaging, stocking (one of) the world’s biggest wine shops, the kings of per capita consumption, and wine news from Sicily and Texas.

Wine Industry News for February 13, 20

February 13th, 2017

China’s outsize influence on  wine pricing, Ebay’s expanded wine offerings, wine’s place in a beer world, and the wild wine west …

Wine Industry News for February 6, 20

February 6th, 2017

The US wine market is strong. Unless it’s not. Legalized cannabis is a threat. Or it’s not. Drought and flood in California, fires in Chile.

Wine Industry News for January 30, 20

January 30th, 2017

Worries over the wine market and wine labor, the odd economics of wine fakes and why an empty bottle can be worth $300, and a fizzy fight in Italy.

Wine Industry News for January 23, 20

January 23rd, 2017

Wine and women, Phylloxera, Meritage, and more, including wine bottles designed to fit your mail slot.

Wine Industry News for January 16, 20

January 16th, 2017

Homebrewing in legal in Iceland, but only in a technical sense, will new immigration policies have an outsize impact on food and wine prices in the US? Plus more news from New Jersey and sparkling winees of the world.

Wine Industry News for January 9, 20

January 9th, 2017

Explosive growth in Washington, with British Columbia not slouching along itself. More sordid sides to the Premier Cru story, and predictions for what 2017 will bring,

More on Whether Wine Recommendations Matt

January 3rd, 2017

Last week, we looked at the idea that wine recommendations may  not matter any more in a world filled with apps and algorithms that tap into the wisdom of the crowd for everything from electronics to books to music to, yes, … Continue reading

Wine Industry News for December 19, 20

December 19th, 2016

From Al Gore and climate change to vandals in Italy, a less-stodgy consumer view in the US, and the on-going cork debate, we have surprisingly wide-ranging news from the wine world this week.

Wine Industry News for 12/12/

December 12th, 2016

Climate change benefits Brits, Northern Rhone reds reaping the rewards of a great year, American attitudes at odds worth the experts, and international throw-down: are Londoners more wine-savvy than New Yorkers?