Archive for the ‘Retail Wine Industry News’ Category

Wine Industry News – June 19, 20

June 19th, 2017

Labor issues in the US continue, France negotiants face other problems, and you can now become a Master Interpener. Think Master Sommelier, but for pot.

Wine Industry News for June 12, 20

June 12th, 2017

Good times, bad times in the US wine business, though problems here pale in comparison to those in Bordeaux and Chile.  

Wine Industry News – June 5, 20

June 5th, 2017

Pesticide problems in Texas, Grape shortages and pen-name problems for Champagne, Italian wine on the Baltic, and 3D printing from an unlikely source.  

Wine Industry News for May 22, 20

May 22nd, 2017

Celebrity wines, a shift in focus in New Jersey, labor shortages out west and increased competition from cannabis.

Wine Industry News for May 15, 20

May 15th, 2017

News and updates from Bordeaux, Uruguay, and the US, as well as cork’s comeback, and the real reasons Trader Joe’s sells such cheap wine.

Wine Industry News – May 8, 20

May 8th, 2017

Lots of changes afoot and worth considering: What regions might become players in a post-climate change wine industry? Can East Coast wines get any respect? Can China challenge fine French wines? And more …

Wine Industry News for May 1, 20

May 1st, 2017

Same wine, different bottle. Native vs. imported wine grapes. And trouble in vineyards across Europe.

Wine Industry News for April 24, 20

April 24th, 2017

Prosecco going from strength to strength, looming USDA cuts, property purchase in California with potential long-term implications, and weed and wine.

Wine Industry News for April 17, 20

April 17th, 2017

Wine industry news this week takes us from France to the US and back to France – Bordeaux 2016, US challenges to French rosé, and climate change-induced planting experiments – as well as down to Chile (after the fires) and … Continue reading

Wine Industry News – April 10, 20

April 10th, 2017

You thought you had a lot of shelves to fill in your wine shop? (Or hard choices to make in deciding what to bet your shelf space on …) More on LCI’s impact on the wine biz. And counterfeit wines. … Continue reading