The Grapevine

Wine Industry News for January 29, 2018

January 29th, 2018


Wine bottles – good plastic, bad plastic, and the problem with glass. Article discusses specifics of the UK market, but still quite an interesting read about wine packaging more broadly.

Sparkling wine seems to be making a splash these days – In the U.K., of course, but also in Oregon’s Willamette Valley.

Direct-to-consumer shipments should rise from $2.69B to over $3.0B in 2018. That’s big business.

Silicon Valley Bank’s annual Wine Report videocast is an interesting look at the state of the wine market.