Afternoon Brief, January 17

first_imgReddIt Linkedin Subscribe to the Afternoon BriefAdvertisement Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief Advertisement Pinterest Share Twittercenter_img TAGSAnthony GismondiAnton PaarAustraliaBritish ColumbiaChardonnayConstellation BrandsEuropean UnionFinger LakesFox Run VineyardsFranceHall WinesKrista ScruggsMerlotNapa County Planning CommissionPaul MabraySt. HelenaSupreme CourtTennesseeWest + WilderWhite Zin Email Home Afternoon Brief Afternoon Brief, January 17Afternoon BriefAfternoon Brief, January 17By Editor – January 17, 2019 49 0 Trending Story:Napa Is Suddenly Abuzz with Winery and Vineyard SalesAfter a relatively quiet period in Napa Valley mergers and acquisitions, we are suddenly seeing a flurry of activity. The big headline: Ed and Deb Fitts have sold Brand, the very high-end estate on Napa’s Pritchard Hill that they founded in 2005, to Jim Bean and Christine O’Sullivan for an undisclosed price…Today’s News:Wine’s Most Inspiring People 2019: An Outspoken Voice for the Little GuySome see Tom Wark as an advocate for the wine industry, given his role as the Executive Director of National Association of Wine Retailers since 2007, but he prefers to think of himself as an outspoken voice for the little guy…North Coast Vintners Watch Pivotal Supreme Court Case over Interstate Wine SalesSupreme Court justices indicated Wednesday that they thought Tennessee’s tough residency requirements for those who want to run liquor stores have more to do with protecting in-state economic interests than guarding against the evils of alcohol…Napa County Delays Winery Decision, Approves Industrial WarehouseThe Napa County Planning Commission began 2019 by delaying further discussion of the controversial, proposed Anthem winery expansion and by approving the non-controversial Innova industrial building…2019 Sunset Magazine International Wine Competition Announces Call for EntriesHow Family Wineries Will Get Your Attention in 2019Cider Association Unveils Certified Pommelier™ Exam ObjectivesFinger Lakes Wine Region in Heady Company AgainWine Women Launches Wine Club Forum on January 23rd at Nakedwines.comMerlot’s on the Rise Again, so Look to B.C.Constellation Brands Has a Wine Problem and a Weed ProblemWine Is Different from Other Alcohols, Not Responsible For Binge Drinking, French Minister ClaimsNow That Cheap Chardonnay Is Everywhere, Some French Winemakers Attempt a Reinvention‘Prosecco-Like?’: EU Digs in over Fight to Rename Australian Wine and CheeseHow White Zinfandel Saved Napa Valley WineUnified Symposium Featured Trade Show Guide:Explore Featured Exhibitors at the Unified Wine and Grape SymposiumThe Unified Wine & Grape Symposium trade show hosts more than 700 exhibitors spread out over multiple halls and floors. To help you find what’s relevant and interesting to you the Wine Industry Advisor has put together a Featured Exhibitors Trade Show Guide…New Proven Proven Process for Smoke Taint RemovalTime to Significantly Reduce Your 2018 Tax LiabilitySustainable Alternative Packaging Solutions for WineriesMake Profitable Choices in the Grape and Bulk Wine MarketSpecialized Barrel Cleaning ToolsBlogs:Paul Mabray on the Search for the Wine Industry’s Holy Grail in 2019The Restaurant Wine List Is Dead. Long Live the Wine ListMining the SeamCase Study for Wine + Data: How It Actually WorksJustices Weigh Text and History of 21st Amendment in Challenge to State Residency Requirement for Liquor LicensesWineIndustry.Jobs:Technical Service RepresentativeGusmer Enterprises, Inc. – Windsor, CA, USADigital Account ManagerAstra Digital – Napa, CA, USACanning OperatorFree Flow Wines – Sonoma, CA, USAMore Wine Industry Jobs…Feature Your Job Listing in the Afternoon BriefPeople:Pine Ridge Vineyards Names Gustavo Aviña as New Viticulture DirectorBarrel Associates International, LP, Announces the Hiring of Jerry DeLorenzo as the Company’s New Executive Sales ManagerKrista Scruggs Is Making the Most Exciting, Most Delicious Natural Wine Right NowA Talented New Voice in Wine Kicks It into High GearFrom Wine Waiter to Wine WankerSupplier News:Bye, Bye, Birdie: Everything You Need to Know About How to Get Rid StarlingsCase Study: Custom Ice Bucket + Branded Coutale Sommelier French CorkscrewNew FTIR Analyser for the Wine Industry LaunchedTales of Italy Through One Small Wine ImporterMore Supplier News …Vineyard & Winery:Hall Wines Sues St. Helena Over Unwillingness to Supply Water to Former Mobile Home ParkNapa’s Next-Gen Vision Embraces the Bold and TransparentWEST + WILDER Wine Company Toasts Partnership with OutsidePRCouple Reflects on Vineyard OwnershipTIAA-CREF Buys 85 Acres of Vineyard Land in Oak Knoll District in Napa Valley for $25 million Previous articleShow-Stopping New Label Materials and Finishing CapabilitiesNext articleFull Range of Innovative Enological Tools Editor Facebooklast_img read more