Afternoon Brief, May 14

first_img TAGSChampagneChinaCrimson Wine GroupDoug McIlroyFred FurthJames SucklingLuther Burbank Conservation AwardNaked WinesNapaSiduriSilicon Valley BankThaiWine & Weed Central Coast Facebook Subscribe to the Afternoon BriefAdvertisement Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief Advertisement Home Afternoon Brief Afternoon Brief, May 14Afternoon BriefAfternoon Brief, May 14By Editor – May 14, 2018 18 0 Share Pinterestcenter_img Linkedin ReddIt Twitter Previous articleTaste of Sonoma 2018, Presented by Visa Signature®, General Admission Tickets on Sale NowNext articleOn Cloud Wine at ENO Wine Room and Michael Jordan’s Steak House! Editor Trending Story:U.S. Premium Wine Rides on Household Wealth Boom, but ‘Headwinds’ Are Gaining, Says Wells Fargo EconomistWhile U.S. interest rates remain at low single-digit levels, increases could cut into consumer wage and investment income, and that could prove challenging for how much they have to spend on wine, according to a national economist…Today’s News:Report from Wine & Weed Central CoastThere will always be more questions than answers surrounding the cannabis industry so long as marijuana remains illegal under federal law…Women Considered More Discerning Tasters, Finds StudyA study at the Technical University of Madrid has added further weight to the theory that women are naturally better wine tasters than men…How Wineries Take Advantage of Big Data (or Any Data)Are the winemaking and sales decisions in your winery data-driven? Are all of your data sources well integrated into one system? Ask the question of some winery owners, and you may get these responses…Top 10 DTC Sales Growth PracticesNew York Winery Owner Busted for ‘Illegal Moonshine Operation’Two Napa Valley Vintners’ Plan to Revamp Vallejo’s North Mare Island Gets Nod to City CouncilNapa County Continues Post-Eradication Monitoring for European Grapevine MothTaste of Sonoma 2018, Presented by Visa Signature®, General Admission Tickets on Sale NowDoes Excellence Pay Off? Quality, Reputation and Vertical Integration in the Wine MarketThe Effect of Soil on Cork QualityNaked Wines Apologizes for Its Marketing MaterialBuying Wine En Primeur: How to Approach ItRotten Vintage Challenges Champagne’s ReservesChina Busts Biggest Wine Smuggling Ring Since 2017Blogs:How to Talk About BiodynamicsLast Chance: SVB Live DTC VideocastGrapevine Bud Break 101Grape Disease Control 2018Storytelling and Other Ways to Sell WineWineIndustry.Jobs:New York Wine Brand AmbassadorNew York Wine & Grape Foundation – New York, NY, United StatesHarvest InternDutton-Goldfield Winery – Santa Rosa, CA, United StatesFinancial Accountant – ControllerRecruiting Associates Network – Fairfield, CA, United StatesMore Wine Industry Jobs…Feature Your Job Listing in the Afternoon BriefPeople:Koerner Rombauer, Founder of Rombauer Vineyards, Passes Away at 83Fred Furth, Prominent Bay Area Attorney, Sonoma County Vintner and Philanthropist, Dies at 84Taylor Johnsen Joins Fetzer Vineyards as Senior Brand Manager, Bonterra and 1000 StoriesC. Mondavi & Family Names New Vice President of National AccountsFarm Bureau Honors Doug McIlroy with the Luther Burbank Conservation AwardSupplier News:New Online Wine Financial Tools and Business Education Programs Primed for Global MarketsThe First Smart Wine Aerator Ends Its Crowdfunding Campaign and Raises More Than $120,000Anton Paar DMA 35 Service Days in California – Coming in June!Wine Bloggers Conference Heading to Australia in 2019More Supplier News …Vineyard & Winery:Westwood Estate Wines Selects Silverado Farming Company to Oversee Annadel Gap VineyardFiddle Fest 2.0 Drink “728” on 7/28 at Fiddlestix & Celebrate the 30 Year AnniversaryClever Couple Behind Siduri Back with New BrandsCrimson Wine Group Reports Lower SalesA Thai Rosé Named as ‘World’s Best Rosé’ by James Suckling Emaillast_img read more