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EDITION: July 16, 2019

Rosé wines are defined by their color, elegance and freshness. The production of Rosé is delicate and requires controlled and technical winemaking. Independently of the wine style and process used, some steps in rosé wine production are ...

Use high contrast artwork that ties into your packaging design to create a clear messageBoldly brand your winery for name recognition with a distinctive graphic that represents your tasting roomSimplify your design to stand out in the crowdWatermark Labels takes ...

Critics praise them, consumers love them – big, juicy, red wines with eyebrow raising levels of ABV.  There’s nothing quite like that robust red from Napa to go with an Angus cut of beef for dinner, right?...

The Model 108RT is the only sweep style depalletizer that runs reverse taper wine bottles, with proprietary features to ensure top bottle stability. With smooth electric operation and soft start, soft stop layer control, this depalletizer will maximize your ...

Santa Rosa, July 9, 2019 - I am delighted to announce the promotion of Gaspar Roby to the new position of Chief Operating Officer of Advanced Beverage Technologies. Gaspar, a graduate of Universidad Nacional de Cuyo in Mendoza, Argentina, a Fulbright scholar ...

For more than forty years, Criveller Group has provided Internationally-recognized equipment and stainless steel tanks around the world. We currently have 2000 G, 2500 G and 3000 G tanks in-stock and ready to ship!Below are some features that come standard with our ...

We are excited to announce that we are growing our technical sales representatives throughout the US to better serve the needs of our customers. Please feel free to reach out to them for your technical beverage solutions.Pedro Pereira: Pedro ...

Engage in these exciting pre & post-conference events. Thursday, August 8, 2019 · Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country · Santa Rosa, CA REGISTRATION IS OPEN - Only A Few Discount Early Bird Tickets Left!   Terpenes, Terroir, Tastings & Tours!   Expand your Wine & Weed ...

We offer FREE courier delivery for any harvest fermentation orders to Central Coast customers in San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties - no order minimum is required!San Luis Obispo County CustomersNo order minimumOrders must be placed by July 19...

The QikVin Wine Preservation System is going global.  As more and more wineries, restaurants and patrons order the qikvin on Amazon or on our website - QikVin.com. The ownesr are now traveling the world demonstrating the product in famous ...

Throughout North America, higher spring precipitation has led to increased vigor and canopy densities, lending to amplified incidence and conditions for powdery mildew (Erysiphe necator, Uncinula necator) and Botrytis bunch rot (Botrytis cinerea). Understanding and monitoring disease incidence is ...

With over 30 years experience in the wine analysis industry, Anton Paar is the leader in high-precision laboratory and process wine analysis instrumentation. Some of the industry's biggest names rely on Anton Paar during all stages of the wine production ...

An intense heatwave struck Europe in the final days of June, with temperatures of 40°C (104°F) and above in some areas – records tumbled, sometimes by big margins. Leaves and emerging clusters in parts of the Languedoc were ...

MCC is Back-to-Back JD Fullner Recycling Leadership Award Recipient! For the second consecutive year, The County of Napa awarded MCC Napa with the JD Fullner Recycling Leadership Award. This award recognizes MCC’s waste reduction and recycling efforts. ...

By: Paul Vigna The future of any industry rests with who’s coming along to take the reins. That’s certainly true in winemaking, where families are turning over responsibility to their kids or hiring a college grad. Here are ...

WECO (Woodside Electronics Corporation) has been building optical sorters for 35 years. Bryan Chambers, winegrape manager, explains that they started with tomatoes, then moved on to walnuts and blueberries, and finally to grape sorters starting in 2010. Chambers explained that “WECO ...

Winemaking Yeasts:From the Basics to New Strains Tuesday, July 9th 2019 10:00AM PST Yeast are the key factor in making wine, and have the potential to turn unfermented grape juice into a delightful beverage or into vinegar. Shaun ...

In steel fermentation tanks, the temperature can fluctuate sharply. Concrete has a naturally stabilizing effect on temperatures, and our embedded glycol system keeps it right where you want it, day and night. Set it and forget it!

Waterloo container is proud to offer a great new pressure rated sparkling wine bottle.   Our new "can killer"  provides the perfect option for your sparkling wine product and comes in a convenient twist finish.  ...

WORK STEEL TOE BAMBOO SOCK  Black/Blue Steel Toe $10.00 Per Pair   Our all new sock line won’t knock your socks off because that would defeat the purpose! However, the WORK steel toe crew sock is sure to impress. Heavy ...

Napa, CA  July 10, 2019 — Erica Harrop, President and CEO of Global Package LLC (www.globalpackage.net), recently announced that the company will sponsor the morning Session 2: What Packaging is Selling Wine at the Wines & Vines Packaging Conference ...

Small-scale trials are difficult for wineries as they require small equipment that must be cleaned and monitored. Punching is tedious, and pressing is very labor intensive as automatic presses cannot be used for these quantities. Temperature control and cooling is ...

Keltie Maguire is Minister of Business Expansion at Outshinery, a product photography and video creation company that generates visual marketing assets. Working with businesses worldwide, Outshinery is quickly establishing itself as a marketing and promotion leader within the wine and ...

The Golubitskoe Estate wines are produced using the most up-to-date technology known as “cold process bottling”. Although it helps preserve the taste and natural properties of the beverage it entails... BELUGA GROUP, the largest Russian alcohol company, ...

Last month, we introduced the customer journey: the way your customers interact with your brand from start to finish.The customer journey is everything your customer experiences from the moment they discover you to the day they become your biggest ...

Rabo AgriFinance Announced $10,000 Wine Business Scholarship Fund     Sonoma County, CA – Wine business leaders at the sold-out Wine Business Institute Research Summit held Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at Sonoma State University had overwhelming interest in better understanding wine consumers – gathering data on their ...

NoChip Dip, for a distinctive wax-like finish.Etched Images, the creator of NoChip Dip™, is the foremost leader in wine bottle wax dipping, enabling each and every bottle to radiate with a luxurious shine. Our custom dipping wax never ...

Private Membership Manager, Sales Representative, Barrel Sales Representative, Cellar Worker, Wine Sales Specialist ...WineIndustry.Jobs

Fleet management and operator efficiency is now at the power of your fingertips.The first of its kind in the material handling industry, the Hyster Tracker mobile app offers a new level of data driven productivity now at the power ...

Outpost is an ultra-premium winery in Angwin, California. The winery was established in 1998 with the vision of producing wines that are a living, breathing representation of the 28 acre estate vineyard. Outpost crafts 100% varietal bottlings of Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel, Petite Sirah ...

Watch PakTech’s Recycling Story Video   Since 2012, they have repurposed 370,719,839 milk jugs into PakTech handles. That has kept over 50 million lbs of plastic out of the landfills and oceans and saved 20 acres of land from being used as landfill waste.   ...

Pressing wine, both red and white alike, is an essential winery option that can ultimately affect yields, as well as overall wine quality and profile. Although pressing wine is a critical process, choosing the right type of press equipment does ...


EDITION: July 22, 2019

Tank Insulation Systems are truly a thing of BEAUTY. This 150,000 Gallon Fire Protection Tank was recently completed by National Storage Tank and ready for use. Insulation can be installed on existing tanks as well as new installations, there are many ...

Duarte Nursery would like to invite you to our Clonal Field Days held in Greenwood, CA. It’s time to See, Touch and Taste your favorite clone right at its peak flavor before harvest. This is an opportunity to ...

G3 Enterprises is a trusted source of high quality winemaking supplies, packaging, and services. They are a distributor of renowned brands like DIAM, Origine by DIAM, Boisé, and Petainer Kegs, and have their own premium line of products ranging from ...

Women, Wine & Weed   Successful Women share their experience and insight from both the Cannabis & Wine industries   Learn More / Register Now   There is an incredible number of talented women emerging as leaders in the cannabis industry. Within that group, ...

by Fred SpeerIf occasional pests were just that – an occasional headache that property and facility management had to worry about – then it wouldn’t be a big deal. That’s not the case, however, for many ...

Throughout North America, higher spring precipitation has led to increased vigor and canopy densities, lending to amplified incidence and conditions for powdery mildew (Erysiphe necator, Uncinula necator) and Botrytis bunch rot (Botrytis cinerea). Understanding and monitoring disease incidence is ...

Due to a springtime wetter and cooler than normal, vine development is running behind schedule in California’s growing areas – by between 10 days and 2-3 weeks, depending on location – so that veraison is only now getting underway ...

By: Paul Vigna The future of any industry rests with who’s coming along to take the reins. That’s certainly true in winemaking, where families are turning over responsibility to their kids or hiring a college grad. Here are ...

As a result of its passion for quality grapevines and its renowned experience, Guillaume has been researching for years new clones of the main varieties in French aged vineyards. The objective of this search is double: enriching the Vinifera genetic ...

WORK STEEL TOE BAMBOO SOCK  Black/Blue Steel Toe $10.00 Per Pair   Our all new sock line won’t knock your socks off because that would defeat the purpose! However, the WORK steel toe crew sock is sure to impress. Heavy ...

Keltie Maguire is Minister of Business Expansion at Outshinery, a product photography and video creation company that generates visual marketing assets using 3D technology. Working with businesses worldwide, Outshinery is quickly establishing itself as a marketing and promotion leader within ...

Use case: pest management Pest management is complex. Growers need to determine the type of pest they are dealing with, the extent of the infestation, other factors that may have contributed to the pest issue, what pesticides to use to ...

There are many types of fence on the market; but not all are appropriate for deer management. When considering plastic deer fence for lawns and gardens, choose a strength that is best for your situation. Let's break it down.&...

Rabo AgriFinance Announced $10,000 Wine Business Scholarship Fund     Sonoma County, CA – Wine business leaders at the sold-out Wine Business Institute Research Summit held Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at Sonoma State University had overwhelming interest in better understanding wine consumers – gathering data on their ...

The rAPID-T system is a versatile and affordable system! It allows you to monitor your enzymatic assays and Total Suflites with NOOOOOO need to pretreament samples with additional reagents! Load your samples and reagents and walk away!Common tests:&...

For the past few years, our worms have been wiggling away at Peltier Winery and Vineyards in the Lodi wine region of California. Today, we are proud to spotlight the Schatz family's history of employing innovative economical and sustainable ...

Wine Taster, Supply Chain Analyst, Marketing Assistant, Controller, Cellar Worker, Sales Representative... , www.WineIndustry.Jobs

Fleet management and operator efficiency is now at the power of your fingertips.The first of its kind in the material handling industry, the Hyster Tracker mobile app offers a new level of data driven productivity now at the power ...

Since Falcon Crop Protection (FCP) began the marketing of its FrightKites™ four years ago, demand for the highly effective product has reached the point where the number of falcon-shaped kites may outnumber those of the real raptors. “We have about 1,500 ...


EDITION: July 22, 2019

Like most businesses, yours probably has a variety of physical assets, such as production equipment, office furnishings and a plethora of technological devices. But the largest physical asset in your portfolio may be your real estate holdings — that is, the ...

Use high contrast artwork that ties into your packaging design to create a clear messageBoldly brand your winery for name recognition with a distinctive graphic that represents your tasting roomSimplify your design to stand out in the crowdWatermark Labels takes ...

G3 Enterprises is a trusted source of high quality winemaking supplies, packaging, and services. They are a distributor of renowned brands like DIAM, Origine by DIAM, Boisé, and Petainer Kegs, and have their own premium line of products ranging from ...

Women, Wine & Weed   Successful Women share their experience and insight from both the Cannabis & Wine industries   Learn More / Register Now   There is an incredible number of talented women emerging as leaders in the cannabis industry. Within that group, ...

We had a particularly noir week this week at wine-n-gear; lots of our wholesale wine accessory projects done in dark/noir color schemes. No project more exemplifies the noir theme of our week more than our project with "Solea&...

The QikVin Wine Preservation System is going global.  As more and more wineries, restaurants and patrons order the qikvin on Amazon or on our website - QikVin.com. The ownesr are now traveling the world demonstrating the product in famous ...

Due to a springtime wetter and cooler than normal, vine development is running behind schedule in California’s growing areas – by between 10 days and 2-3 weeks, depending on location – so that veraison is only now getting underway ...

MCC is Back-to-Back JD Fullner Recycling Leadership Award Recipient! For the second consecutive year, The County of Napa awarded MCC Napa with the JD Fullner Recycling Leadership Award. This award recognizes MCC’s waste reduction and recycling efforts. ...

‘’Our confidence in the quality and consistency of STELVIN® closures allows Heron Hill to focus on creating world class wines with Finger Lakes heritage for over 40 years. It’s really being embraced by our consumers at ...

By: Paul Vigna The future of any industry rests with who’s coming along to take the reins. That’s certainly true in winemaking, where families are turning over responsibility to their kids or hiring a college grad. Here are ...

In this combo training, we will give your team members a thorough understanding of the sales process, and instill confidence in them to ask for the sale each and every time!DATE: Monday, July 22nd | 9am-12pm (PST) Your ...

Good wines, even great wines, are not always enough to draw guests and customers back your winery. People are attracted to your wines and your winery for many different reasons.Naturally, your products have to suit the people who visit ...

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Napa, CA  July 10, 2019 — Erica Harrop, President and CEO of Global Package LLC (www.globalpackage.net), recently announced that the company will sponsor the morning Session 2: What Packaging is Selling Wine at the Wines & Vines Packaging Conference ...

Bruni Glass, a division of Berlin Packaging, is a leading supplier of premium and specialty glass packaging for the spirits, wine, food, and gourmet markets. As a customer of Berlin Packaging, you have access to Bruni Glass and all of ...

Keltie Maguire is Minister of Business Expansion at Outshinery, a product photography and video creation company that generates visual marketing assets using 3D technology. Working with businesses worldwide, Outshinery is quickly establishing itself as a marketing and promotion leader within ...

The Golubitskoe Estate wines are produced using the most up-to-date technology known as “cold process bottling”. Although it helps preserve the taste and natural properties of the beverage it entails... BELUGA GROUP, the largest Russian alcohol company, ...

New BrandMuscle-powered portal offers custom on-demand POS materials, design services and distributor marketing support to LibDib Makers San Jose, CA, July 15, 2019 — LibDib, the only web-based distributor of alcoholic beverages, today unveiled their new LibDib Instant Impact Portal, an online service ...

Last month, we introduced the customer journey: the way your customers interact with your brand from start to finish.The customer journey is everything your customer experiences from the moment they discover you to the day they become your biggest ...

After months of formally improving our quality standards, Taylor Box has officially earned our ISO 9001:2015 Certification!Polaris MEP Project Manager John Gilheeny worked with Taylor Box Quality Manager Donna Costa on developing ISO standards to meet certification requirements and improve ...

Wine-A-Rita has been offering drink mixes for over 14 years to the wine industry.  We are a perfect match for wineries, we don't sell to big box stores, like Sam's or Walmart.  Choose from 8 delicious flavors:  ...

Rabo AgriFinance Announced $10,000 Wine Business Scholarship Fund     Sonoma County, CA – Wine business leaders at the sold-out Wine Business Institute Research Summit held Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at Sonoma State University had overwhelming interest in better understanding wine consumers – gathering data on their ...

Designing a new direct mail campaign? Let the creativity flow! However, the basics still need to come first. Before setting your designer loose, take a step back and make sure you’ve covered the fundamentals.1. Mailing listIs your mailing ...

Wine Taster, Supply Chain Analyst, Marketing Assistant, Controller, Cellar Worker, Sales Representative... , www.WineIndustry.Jobs

Research shows that 78% of regular wine drinkers in the U.S. drink white wine. So why is there no emoji to support? Kendall Jackson Wines, along with winery supporters from around the world, is on a mission to change this. ...

Partnering with the right winery software is not only necessary for the efficient running of your winery, but also for boosting your winery’s profitability. A well-designed software can help reduce your expenses, while helping you push your wine ...

Do you want to improve your packaging look and performance? If so don't hesitate- just register for the sixth Annual Wines&Vines conference in Yountville on 8th of August. Herti will be there showing its wine designed closures at ...

Gallo Glass is expanding capacity and capability, providing wineries a new domestic option to buy high quality wine bottles! Our facilities include innovative furnace technology, servo precision bottle machines, and advanced bottle inspections. For over 60 years, Gallo Glass continues to ...

The Digest of Wine & Spirit Law brings the franchise laws from every state into clear focus. Turn to this industry reference when you need to change distributors, consider a new market, or just understand the rules in a given ...


EDITION: July 18, 2019

Like most businesses, yours probably has a variety of physical assets, such as production equipment, office furnishings and a plethora of technological devices. But the largest physical asset in your portfolio may be your real estate holdings — that is, the ...

The Model 108RT is the only sweep style depalletizer that runs reverse taper wine bottles, with proprietary features to ensure top bottle stability. With smooth electric operation and soft start, soft stop layer control, this depalletizer will maximize your ...

For more than forty years, Criveller Group has provided Internationally-recognized equipment and stainless steel tanks around the world. We currently have 2000 G, 2500 G and 3000 G tanks in-stock and ready to ship!Below are some features that come standard with our ...

WALNUT CREEK, CA – July 1, 2019 – Mechanics Bank announced today that it has received a rating of ‘Outstanding’ from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) for the Bank’s most recent Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) examination period ...

Engage in these exciting pre & post-conference events. Thursday, August 8, 2019 · Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country · Santa Rosa, CA REGISTRATION IS OPEN - Only A Few Discount Early Bird Tickets Left!   Terpenes, Terroir, Tastings & Tours!   Expand your Wine & Weed ...

With summer here, employers with outdoor workers need to take steps to protect them from heat illness. Cal/OSHA has workplace safety regulations governing the prevention of heat illness. Progression to serious illness can be rapid. If left untreated, very ...

by Fred SpeerIf occasional pests were just that – an occasional headache that property and facility management had to worry about – then it wouldn’t be a big deal. That’s not the case, however, for many ...

Due to a springtime wetter and cooler than normal, vine development is running behind schedule in California’s growing areas – by between 10 days and 2-3 weeks, depending on location – so that veraison is only now getting underway ...

Like crafting a signature red blend, creating a budget for a capital project can sometimes feel like a cross between guesswork, sorcery and luck. As any project management expert will explain, there is no black magic involved. Instead, budgeting for ...

By: Paul Vigna The future of any industry rests with who’s coming along to take the reins. That’s certainly true in winemaking, where families are turning over responsibility to their kids or hiring a college grad. Here are ...

In this combo training, we will give your team members a thorough understanding of the sales process, and instill confidence in them to ask for the sale each and every time!DATE: Monday, July 22nd | 9am-12pm (PST) Your ...

In most small and large businesses it is important to the company that the guests are satisfied with the service they receive when they visit and (hopefully) purchase.We all know that the experience should be carefully crafted and orchestrated, ...

We are pleased to announce the completion of the search for the General Manager (GM), for our Client, M.A. Silva, USA. Michael J. Bartlett accepted the position from an excellent pool of global experienced candidates. Michael began his career ...

WORK STEEL TOE BAMBOO SOCK  Black/Blue Steel Toe $10.00 Per Pair   Our all new sock line won’t knock your socks off because that would defeat the purpose! However, the WORK steel toe crew sock is sure to impress. Heavy ...

Napa, CA  July 10, 2019 — Erica Harrop, President and CEO of Global Package LLC (www.globalpackage.net), recently announced that the company will sponsor the morning Session 2: What Packaging is Selling Wine at the Wines & Vines Packaging Conference ...

Keltie Maguire is Minister of Business Expansion at Outshinery, a product photography and video creation company that generates visual marketing assets using 3D technology. Working with businesses worldwide, Outshinery is quickly establishing itself as a marketing and promotion leader within ...

The Golubitskoe Estate wines are produced using the most up-to-date technology known as “cold process bottling”. Although it helps preserve the taste and natural properties of the beverage it entails... BELUGA GROUP, the largest Russian alcohol company, ...

New BrandMuscle-powered portal offers custom on-demand POS materials, design services and distributor marketing support to LibDib Makers San Jose, CA, July 15, 2019 — LibDib, the only web-based distributor of alcoholic beverages, today unveiled their new LibDib Instant Impact Portal, an online service ...

Last month, we introduced the customer journey: the way your customers interact with your brand from start to finish.The customer journey is everything your customer experiences from the moment they discover you to the day they become your biggest ...

Rabo AgriFinance Announced $10,000 Wine Business Scholarship Fund     Sonoma County, CA – Wine business leaders at the sold-out Wine Business Institute Research Summit held Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at Sonoma State University had overwhelming interest in better understanding wine consumers – gathering data on their ...

Private Membership Manager, Sales Representative, Barrel Sales Representative, Cellar Worker, Wine Sales Specialist ...WineIndustry.Jobs

Fleet management and operator efficiency is now at the power of your fingertips.The first of its kind in the material handling industry, the Hyster Tracker mobile app offers a new level of data driven productivity now at the power ...

Outpost is an ultra-premium winery in Angwin, California. The winery was established in 1998 with the vision of producing wines that are a living, breathing representation of the 28 acre estate vineyard. Outpost crafts 100% varietal bottlings of Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel, Petite Sirah ...

Watch PakTech’s Recycling Story Video   Since 2012, they have repurposed 370,719,839 milk jugs into PakTech handles. That has kept over 50 million lbs of plastic out of the landfills and oceans and saved 20 acres of land from being used as landfill waste.   ...

Partnering with the right winery software is not only necessary for the efficient running of your winery, but also for boosting your winery’s profitability. A well-designed software can help reduce your expenses, while helping you push your wine ...

Since Falcon Crop Protection (FCP) began the marketing of its FrightKites™ four years ago, demand for the highly effective product has reached the point where the number of falcon-shaped kites may outnumber those of the real raptors. “We have about 1,500 ...

Look for the Kendall Wine Crew.Get your tickets using the link below if you don't already have them.https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-international-bulk-wine-and-spirits-show-visitor-registration-tickets-48548098670?aff=website

The Digest of Wine & Spirit Law brings the franchise laws from every state into clear focus. Turn to this industry reference when you need to change distributors, consider a new market, or just understand the rules in a given ...

Reliable, low-maintenance, portable solar generators are the clean solution to many remote power needs. We've got an array of configurations available to match your electrical demand. From our small, 2-panel compact unit up to our 8-panel solar trailer complete ...