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EDITION: April 27, 2017

This year's Wine Conference is keynoted by Antonio Galloni, who will also moderate a panel discussion with industry experts on topics ranging from mergers and acquisitions, imports, and the labor market. The conference takes place Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Hyatt ...

A little over two months from now we will start hearing the steady drumbeat of the season of grapes. At BSG we have been sharpening our pencils and getting all our ducks in a row to offer you our best ...

Sustainability is one of our core values here at Free Flow and we are excited to announce that since 2009, our kegging program has prevented 16,647,111 pounds of trash from reaching the landfill. How can we top that? The launch of our ...

Reverse taper bottles can present a depalletizing challenge because their smaller base configuration causes instability during transfer. A-B-C's Model 108RT, a depalletizer with proprietary features maintain bottle stability for reverse taper bottles during high speed transfer from the pallet and ...

Criveller California has 1000 Gal, 1500 Gal, 2000 Gal and 3000 Gal tanks on sale! Discounted price is available from today through Friday May 5, 2017. Please contact us for more information.   Criveller California on the West Coast: 707-431-2211 | mail@criveller.com &...

Join us for the complimentary technical seminar: The Latest Yeast & Bacteria trends in the Wine Industry - presented by Gusmer Enterprises. Seminar Locations May 16 - FountainGrove Inn, 101 Fountaingrove Pkwy, Santa Rosa, CA 95403 May 17 - ...

Santa Rosa, CA, April 18, 2017 – Sonoma County based M. A. Silva USA has received the 2017 Best Cork Supplier award by Vineyard & Winery Management Magazine, 2017 Best Cork & Bottle Supplier award and 2017 Excellence Award for Sustainable Manufacturing by Trade Monthly Magazine. ...

Randox Food Diagnostics, a leading provider of clinical diagnostic services developed for the wine industry, has created a unique product to simplify the wine analysis process for winemakers looking ahead to the 2017 harvest and beyond. The RX Altona works by ...

In the global marketplace, real sustainable export success comes from being the best in the world at what you do. Make no mistake, trying to break into intensely competitive global markets with second rate products doesn’t cut the mustard. ...

From small town wine shops and liquor stores to regional distributors and international importers – unsold inventory threatens a business’ survival. Learn some creative techniques and strategies for salvaging your investment and making the most of unsold inventory. Acquiring ...

Steve Fredricks' Prowein &  International Update Each March the wine world gathers at Prowein, held in Dusseldorf Germany, to market their wares. This year’s event was larger and more impressive than ever; yet even though the event expanded in ...

Oxygen: Oxidation, Prevention and Benefits Monday, May 15 SRJC Shone Farm Forestville, CA 95436  Please join us for the third seminar of the series to learn about oxygen management in wine. Oxygen can dissolve in wine during several stages of winemaking ...

Chris Sawyer “Is it on? Yes, it’s definitely on. Pink is trending; it’s a heavy trending thing, and I don’t see it going away at all,” says sommelier and author Christopher Sawyer, who recently judged in the ...

As a winemaker or GM, do you ever find yourself asking "why can't I have a versatile crossflow that will filter my single barrel boutique lots AND my 20,000 gallon tank of Sauvignon Blanc?" If the answer is YES -- then&...

Your Data Is Your Data Platforms do not own your data. You do. Over the years we have spoken with other solution providers about data portability and the challenges wineries have in exporting their data.  We believe that your data, ...

Have you ever traveled down a Colorado mountain road and noticed along the roadsides there seems to be a considerable amount of trees that look sick and dying? If so, you may be seeing vegetation being adversely affected by magnesium ...

AstraPouch® is proud to introduce the first flexible packaging growler! Perfect for coffee shops, wine bars and tastings rooms, the To Go pouch features the same sturdy construction, recyclable materials, and high quality tap dispensers you count on in ...

All American Containers is having a Spring Wine Sale for a limited time. These great savings won't last long, so stock up while you can!  750 ML Amber Hock WP-1482 AAC # 22040-01165  Finish: ROPE Available in 12 pack cases Click here for ...

  April 12, 2017—Benicia, CA—Cork Supply USA is pleased to announce the hiring of Daniel Brodie as a Supply Chain Specialist. He will be responsible for managing logistics and maintaining long-term relationships with our suppliers. To his new role at Cork ...

It can be difficult to stand out from the crowd when you consider the many millions of accounts that appear on social platforms daily. With over a billion Facebook users, almost 650 million Twitter accounts and then all of the social ...

Read our top seven low-cost marketing tips for growth in 2017.   I was talking to a client that just launched a new wine brand. He talked about how he felt like the marketing he has tried just doesn’t ...

  (Alpharetta, GA) For over 40 years, ESTATE LABEL® Papers have been trusted by printers and bottlers to deliver exceptional results in production, and on shelf. Now, the number one uncoated label paper for the wine, spirits and premium craft beer markets ...

After receiving great feedback on our new video at recent trade shows, we made the video available in Steamericas' WIN page.  To confirm how well the Optima Steamer performs on used barrels, we purchased 2 used barrels of the ...

Breakfast with the Winemakers Join us for one of our Winemaker Breakfasts.  An open forum for guests to meet and chat with winemakers in a casual breakfast setting with Q & A.  This is not a wine tasting ...

FETZER VINEYARDS’ HARD-WORKING WORMS SAVE ENERGY, REGENERATE WATER & WIN OVER FANS THIS EARTH DAY This Earth Day, sustainability pioneer Fetzer Vineyards announces completion of its revolutionary BIDA® wastewater treatment system, which relies on billions of worms to clean up ...

Shrink sleeves are one of the most durable label products because it's printed on Plastic or Polyester Film material. 

DTC - Customer Service Coordinator, Site Coordinator, Tasting Room Manager, Office Manager, Wholesale/Compliance/Admin, Harvest Lab Tech, Harvest Cellar Worker, Customer Service Rep, Tasting Room Associate, Fine Wine Salesperson, Production Associate II, Customer Experience Coordinator, Operations and Grape Sales ...

InnoVint has released a deep integration with ETS Labs and their analytical testing service. Analyical samples from wine and juice are pulled directly within InnoVint, a real-time mobile-driven production tracking platform, and sent to ETS. Once the results are ...

April 26, 2017—Benicia, CA—Tonnellerie Ô is pleased to announce the promotion of Sabine Geul to Oak Sales and Operations Coordinator for their Tonnellerie Ô cooperage in Benicia. Sabine joined the Cork Supply USA customer service team in 1999, and has served as Customer ...


EDITION: April 27, 2017

This year's Wine Conference is keynoted by Antonio Galloni, who will also moderate a panel discussion with industry experts on topics ranging from mergers and acquisitions, imports, and the labor market. The conference takes place Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Hyatt ...

Steve Fredricks' Prowein &  International Update Each March the wine world gathers at Prowein, held in Dusseldorf Germany, to market their wares. This year’s event was larger and more impressive than ever; yet even though the event expanded in ...

Cash dividends to customers total a record $50.2 million American AgCredit, the nation’s 5th largest agricultural lending cooperative, announced a net income of $104.5 million for the year ended December 31, 2016, along with a cash dividend distribution of $50.2 million to its shareholders. ...

Novato and Sonoma-based SolarCraft, a leader in solar energy system design and installation, announcedtoday that Ted Walsh has joined their company as VP of Sales & Marketing to help manage expanding solar business.    Ted Walsh leads the Sales and Marketing ...

Chris Sawyer “Is it on? Yes, it’s definitely on. Pink is trending; it’s a heavy trending thing, and I don’t see it going away at all,” says sommelier and author Christopher Sawyer, who recently judged in the ...

A pest or disease outbreak can be devastating to your growing season, costing you up to a complete loss of crop. Keep an eye on your vineyard for pest and disease outbreaks. If you need assistance with that, we can ...

Have you ever traveled down a Colorado mountain road and noticed along the roadsides there seems to be a considerable amount of trees that look sick and dying? If so, you may be seeing vegetation being adversely affected by magnesium ...

It can be difficult to stand out from the crowd when you consider the many millions of accounts that appear on social platforms daily. With over a billion Facebook users, almost 650 million Twitter accounts and then all of the social ...

Breakfast with the Winemakers Join us for one of our Winemaker Breakfasts.  An open forum for guests to meet and chat with winemakers in a casual breakfast setting with Q & A.  This is not a wine tasting ...

FETZER VINEYARDS’ HARD-WORKING WORMS SAVE ENERGY, REGENERATE WATER & WIN OVER FANS THIS EARTH DAY This Earth Day, sustainability pioneer Fetzer Vineyards announces completion of its revolutionary BIDA® wastewater treatment system, which relies on billions of worms to clean up ...

DTC - Customer Service Coordinator, Site Coordinator, Tasting Room Manager, Office Manager, Wholesale/Compliance/Admin, Harvest Lab Tech, Harvest Cellar Worker, Customer Service Rep, Tasting Room Associate, Fine Wine Salesperson, Production Associate II, Customer Experience Coordinator, Operations and Grape Sales ...


EDITION: April 27, 2017

This year's Wine Conference is keynoted by Antonio Galloni, who will also moderate a panel discussion with industry experts on topics ranging from mergers and acquisitions, imports, and the labor market. The conference takes place Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Hyatt ...

Sustainability is one of our core values here at Free Flow and we are excited to announce that since 2009, our kegging program has prevented 16,647,111 pounds of trash from reaching the landfill. How can we top that? The launch of our ...

From small town wine shops and liquor stores to regional distributors and international importers – unsold inventory threatens a business’ survival. Learn some creative techniques and strategies for salvaging your investment and making the most of unsold inventory. Acquiring ...

Steve Fredricks' Prowein &  International Update Each March the wine world gathers at Prowein, held in Dusseldorf Germany, to market their wares. This year’s event was larger and more impressive than ever; yet even though the event expanded in ...

ORANDO, Fla., April 19, 2017 – Quest, the leading bi-coastal premium bottle packaging company, announced at the 74th Annual Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) conference twelve new wine and spirit brands that illustrate powerful brand statements using off-the-shelf standard glass bottle ...

Chris Sawyer “Is it on? Yes, it’s definitely on. Pink is trending; it’s a heavy trending thing, and I don’t see it going away at all,” says sommelier and author Christopher Sawyer, who recently judged in the ...

After watching a segment on the television about a couple of companies that offer customer service that is above and beyond the norm, earlier this week, I decided to write my blog on customer service, talking about some companies that ...

With over 1,600 wineries around the world using Vin65’s DTC software tools, we have a lot of data. So we set out to discover: what makes successful wineries different? What are the keys to their success? We analyzed 9 million ...

Your Data Is Your Data Platforms do not own your data. You do. Over the years we have spoken with other solution providers about data portability and the challenges wineries have in exporting their data.  We believe that your data, ...

"Maryhill Winery drinks up an 82% increase in web sales after switching to an e-commerce platform from Nexternal." Read more about the challenges Maryhill Winery had that they solved using Nexternal on Digital Commerce 360 here.

It can be difficult to stand out from the crowd when you consider the many millions of accounts that appear on social platforms daily. With over a billion Facebook users, almost 650 million Twitter accounts and then all of the social ...

Read our top seven low-cost marketing tips for growth in 2017.   I was talking to a client that just launched a new wine brand. He talked about how he felt like the marketing he has tried just doesn’t ...

  (Alpharetta, GA) For over 40 years, ESTATE LABEL® Papers have been trusted by printers and bottlers to deliver exceptional results in production, and on shelf. Now, the number one uncoated label paper for the wine, spirits and premium craft beer markets ...

DTC Sales & Marketing Consulting Services Do you need help with a sales or marketing project? Virtual Vines project based consulting services are tailored to help wineries optimize DTC channels by offering sales and marketing expertise to help fill gaps ...

Detailed wine sales benchmarks and best practices from top-performing wineries nationwide are showcased in our latest VinQuest 2016 Consumer Direct Wine Sales Report. Now in its ninth year, VinQuest research has produced one of the largest and most widely used sources ...

    Introducing the newest member of the shatterproof drinkware family. Now offering custom metallic imprint

Breakfast with the Winemakers Join us for one of our Winemaker Breakfasts.  An open forum for guests to meet and chat with winemakers in a casual breakfast setting with Q & A.  This is not a wine tasting ...

Shrink sleeves are one of the most durable label products because it's printed on Plastic or Polyester Film material. 

DTC - Customer Service Coordinator, Site Coordinator, Tasting Room Manager, Office Manager, Wholesale/Compliance/Admin, Harvest Lab Tech, Harvest Cellar Worker, Customer Service Rep, Tasting Room Associate, Fine Wine Salesperson, Production Associate II, Customer Experience Coordinator, Operations and Grape Sales ...

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EDITION: April 27, 2017

This year's Wine Conference is keynoted by Antonio Galloni, who will also moderate a panel discussion with industry experts on topics ranging from mergers and acquisitions, imports, and the labor market. The conference takes place Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Hyatt ...

Sustainability is one of our core values here at Free Flow and we are excited to announce that since 2009, our kegging program has prevented 16,647,111 pounds of trash from reaching the landfill. How can we top that? The launch of our ...

Reverse taper bottles can present a depalletizing challenge because their smaller base configuration causes instability during transfer. A-B-C's Model 108RT, a depalletizer with proprietary features maintain bottle stability for reverse taper bottles during high speed transfer from the pallet and ...

Criveller California has 1000 Gal, 1500 Gal, 2000 Gal and 3000 Gal tanks on sale! Discounted price is available from today through Friday May 5, 2017. Please contact us for more information.   Criveller California on the West Coast: 707-431-2211 | mail@criveller.com &...

In the global marketplace, real sustainable export success comes from being the best in the world at what you do. Make no mistake, trying to break into intensely competitive global markets with second rate products doesn’t cut the mustard. ...

Cash dividends to customers total a record $50.2 million American AgCredit, the nation’s 5th largest agricultural lending cooperative, announced a net income of $104.5 million for the year ended December 31, 2016, along with a cash dividend distribution of $50.2 million to its shareholders. ...

Novato and Sonoma-based SolarCraft, a leader in solar energy system design and installation, announcedtoday that Ted Walsh has joined their company as VP of Sales & Marketing to help manage expanding solar business.    Ted Walsh leads the Sales and Marketing ...

Chris Sawyer “Is it on? Yes, it’s definitely on. Pink is trending; it’s a heavy trending thing, and I don’t see it going away at all,” says sommelier and author Christopher Sawyer, who recently judged in the ...

REGISTER TO ATTEND   With the escalating costs and complexity of running a family winery and marketing wine, it is not uncommon to experience increased pressure on margins and bottom line profitability. However, achieving and maintaining the full profit potential of ...

After watching a segment on the television about a couple of companies that offer customer service that is above and beyond the norm, earlier this week, I decided to write my blog on customer service, talking about some companies that ...

A pest or disease outbreak can be devastating to your growing season, costing you up to a complete loss of crop. Keep an eye on your vineyard for pest and disease outbreaks. If you need assistance with that, we can ...

With over 1,600 wineries around the world using Vin65’s DTC software tools, we have a lot of data. So we set out to discover: what makes successful wineries different? What are the keys to their success? We analyzed 9 million ...

Your Data Is Your Data Platforms do not own your data. You do. Over the years we have spoken with other solution providers about data portability and the challenges wineries have in exporting their data.  We believe that your data, ...

Have you ever traveled down a Colorado mountain road and noticed along the roadsides there seems to be a considerable amount of trees that look sick and dying? If so, you may be seeing vegetation being adversely affected by magnesium ...

"Maryhill Winery drinks up an 82% increase in web sales after switching to an e-commerce platform from Nexternal." Read more about the challenges Maryhill Winery had that they solved using Nexternal on Digital Commerce 360 here.

It can be difficult to stand out from the crowd when you consider the many millions of accounts that appear on social platforms daily. With over a billion Facebook users, almost 650 million Twitter accounts and then all of the social ...

Read our top seven low-cost marketing tips for growth in 2017.   I was talking to a client that just launched a new wine brand. He talked about how he felt like the marketing he has tried just doesn’t ...

DTC Sales & Marketing Consulting Services Do you need help with a sales or marketing project? Virtual Vines project based consulting services are tailored to help wineries optimize DTC channels by offering sales and marketing expertise to help fill gaps ...

FMD Architects had a fantastic show at the annual Craft Brewers Conference and Brew Expo America in Washington, D.C. this April.  While there, we met and spoke with hundreds of breweries, breweries in planning, a great group ...

Breakfast with the Winemakers Join us for one of our Winemaker Breakfasts.  An open forum for guests to meet and chat with winemakers in a casual breakfast setting with Q & A.  This is not a wine tasting ...

FETZER VINEYARDS’ HARD-WORKING WORMS SAVE ENERGY, REGENERATE WATER & WIN OVER FANS THIS EARTH DAY This Earth Day, sustainability pioneer Fetzer Vineyards announces completion of its revolutionary BIDA® wastewater treatment system, which relies on billions of worms to clean up ...

DTC - Customer Service Coordinator, Site Coordinator, Tasting Room Manager, Office Manager, Wholesale/Compliance/Admin, Harvest Lab Tech, Harvest Cellar Worker, Customer Service Rep, Tasting Room Associate, Fine Wine Salesperson, Production Associate II, Customer Experience Coordinator, Operations and Grape Sales ...

InnoVint has released a deep integration with ETS Labs and their analytical testing service. Analyical samples from wine and juice are pulled directly within InnoVint, a real-time mobile-driven production tracking platform, and sent to ETS. Once the results are ...

IDEALEASE ANNUAL SAFETY & COMPLIANCE SEMINAR Idealease and the National Private Truck Council (NPTC) will again be hosting safety seminars. The one-day seminars this year will focus on the new Electronic Logging Device (ELD) regulation, basic safety and compliance, regulation ...

Currently Wineries by virtue of SIC Code 2084 (Wines, Brandy and Brandy Spirits) must seek coverage under the IGP. Regional Water Quality Control Boards are said to be stepping up enforcement for non-filers. Sonoma and Mendocino County are in Region 1, while ...