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EDITION: September 24, 2018

Should you find yourself facing some smoke tainted grapes or juice or wine, we have some products that are showing positive results. ZIMAROM®: Available in 100 gram units. Liberating glucose bound aroma compounds ZIMAROM® is a beta-glycosidase enzyme which...

Your brand new California Report is here, courtesy of Ciatti. The 2018 harvest is underway and this month’s report brings you some early insights into how it’s faring in each of the growing regions. Where are they in terms...

In terms of juice handling, international winemaking practices vary significantly from country to country. In Europe, it is typical to treat the free-run and press fractions with a fining product. In the US wine industry, we often see people only...

Selected wine bacteria must be efficient as soon as they enter the must or wine to complete malolactic fermentation. It means that they must survive and grow in the must or wines to...

With the launch of the new scottlab.com, we have included a vast library of technical documentation, including several varietal guides to help winemakers achieve their desired wine style...

No longer is adhesive sealing the only option for packagers running high speed lines, with the Model 436T sealer that seals cases with tape at speeds to 50 cases per minute. This tape sealer provides automatic case feed and spacing, and ...

Unfortunatley it does not seem as though this horrific phenomena of SMOKE TAINT is leaving the world-wide wine production industry. JUCLAS USA, coupled with the VASONGROUP R&D team, have worked diligently over the last 5 harvests...

When it comes time to ferment or store your wine, with yields up this year, you may find that you have a little more juice on hand than last year. Criveller offers superior-quality small variable capacity tanks built with...

Wineries around the world trust UPM Raflatac labeling solutions to reflect the spirit of their brand and tell its story to consumers, with shelf appeal that translates into increased visibility and sales. Our extensive knowledge of the wine market and...

Our trū/tan Technical Sales Engineer Glenn Jeffries discusses botrytis and how to treat it with trū/tan enological tannins in this short video. To learn more about...

The addition of tannin early in fermentation or during maceration takes advantage of the unique conditions of this stage of winemaking to provide many benefits. StellarTan F fermentation tannin acts as sacrificial tannins to help: Facilitate the extraction and...

A bottle’s label should evoke a mood. Surf City Still Works’ labels give you that “chill” feeling. They beckon you to enjoy the distinctive craft spirits, and dream of grabbing a surfboard to catch...

What does it take to be successful in the luxury wine category? The luxury wine category can be a very challenging and intimidating proposition to undertake, however, if...

Chr. Hansen's Viniflora® direct inoculation malolactic bacteria are relied on by winemakers world-wide for dependable malolactic fermentations. As the world leader in bacterial cultures, Chr. Hansen scientists have developed a method which measures the bacteria cell...

R.F. MacDonald Co. can help with highly efficient hot water modular and steam firetube boilers. Steam boilers assist with propulsion of a product, steam sterilization and building heating. To get more information, come see us in Santa Clara at...

Enzymes are biological catalysts of reactions and naturally present in all living systems. Highly specific, they act on one or a limited number of substrates to facilitate and accelerate reactions. Enological enzymes are "cocktails" in which each enzyme's activity plays...

Are you looking for more color? Artisan-Scale Flash Détente services available now! Winesecrets has partnered with Sonoma Valley Custom Wine to offer Drop-in, Drive-out Flash Détente service in...

“When we searched for a new label provider, Watermark Labels fit our growing company’s needs perfectly. Not only do they provide us with a dedicated sales representative, who is in our area frequently to discuss new...

Strategically located on Highway 29 at the crossroads of Carneros and Napa Valley, Starmont Winery offers visitors a multifaceted approach to their wine tasting itineraries. Easily accessible from either direction, the modern facility and tasting room focuses on their small production, ...

Building on 20 years of innovation and expertise in the interaction between oak and wine, Vivelys is a leader in oenological oak and a pioneer in precision oenology. Boisé by Vivelys is a line of premium oak products designed to help...

All of us at Oenofrance USA are proud to announce that we have moved our warehouse and offices to 1180 Holm Rd, Suite D, Petaluma, CA 94954. The new location allows us to have our customer stop by to pick-up their...

Companies that rely on equipment typically employ either a reactive or preventive approach to maintenance. Reactive maintenance is fixing things when they break. This approach can sometimes save money short term but often ends up costing even more in the...

Everything must GO! 5 different destemmers for your harvest needs...

Data Coordinator, Wine Director, Technical Sales Representative, Sales, Warehouse Associate … www.WineIndustry.Jobs.com  

Herti is your trusted partner for brand protection. We have 25 years of experience in manufacturing a great variability of aluminum, plastic and composite closures combining...


EDITION: September 24, 2018

Across varietals and regions, Agrothermal Systems® proves that use of heat sets more berries per bunch. Agrothermal customers participating in 2018 growing season fruit-set data collection are seeing a significant increase in fruit set across varietals. Thermaculture technology uses interval ...

Register Now for WIN Expo 2018 DECEMBER 6, 2018  •  SONOMA COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS  •  SANTA ROSA, CA   What does it take to be successful in the luxury wine category? The luxury wine category can be a very challenging and intimidating proposition to undertake, however, if ...

This year VineView released an exciting new product called PureVine, that collects and represents data on a vine-by-vine basis. Not only does this provide the opportunity to look at individual vine performance, it also allows a statistical representation of a ...

Napa Valley Chocolate Factory Goes Solar & Enjoys Reduced Energy Costs Novato and Sonoma based SolarCraft announced the completion of a 54.3 kW solar power system at Anette’s Chocolate Factory, providing 100% of the electrical needs for its Napa, CA ...

Your brand new California Report is here. Courtesy of Ciatti. The 2018 harvest is underway and this month’s report brings you some early insights into how it’s faring in each of the growing regions. Where are they in terms ...

Over 40 years and with 25,000 wind machines sold worldwide, Orchard-Rite® Wind Machines have continued to lead the industry in wind machine frost protection. Using the highest quality materials, the latest machining technology and a dedicated team, you receive a partnership of ...

Strategically located on Highway 29 at the crossroads of Carneros and Napa Valley, Starmont Winery offers visitors a multifaceted approach to their wine tasting itineraries. Easily accessible from either direction, the modern facility and tasting room focuses on their small production, ...

Recently, we were asked to diagnose 25-year old CH04/Freedom vines that are gradually declining and dying infected vines were tested positive for GLRaV-3 and Phaeomoniella chlamydosporum which is one of the fungal pathogens responsible for the Esca/young vine ...

Check out the video below to see how easy it is to intall a DIY system from Deerbusters/Trident Enterprises! Dr. James Kroll is a well-known leader in the wildlife industry who has recently used a Trident Enterprises Deer Frence ...

Companies that rely on equipment typically employ either a reactive or preventive approach to maintenance. Reactive maintenance is fixing things when they break. This approach can sometimes save money short term but often ends up costing even more in the ...

Everything must GO! 5 different destemmers for your harvest needs.   Puleo Vega 10 Destemmer Year:2008 480V, 3 phase Stainless Steel Cage 18mm Hole Diameter  Hopper H: 94" W&L: 28" Berry Discharge: 69" Stem Discharge H: 38"           Demoisy Grape Destemmer Model Galeo 200 processes up to 22 US ...

Data Coordinator, Wine Director, Technical Sales Representative, Sales, Warehouse Associate … www.WineIndustry.Jobs.com  


EDITION: September 24, 2018

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  “When we searched for a new label provider, Watermark Labels fit our growing company’s needs perfectly. Not only do they provide us with a dedicated sales representative, who is in our area frequently to discuss new ...

Wineries around the world trust UPM Raflatac labeling solutions to reflect the spirit of their brand and tell its story to consumers, with shelf appeal that translates into increased visibility and sales. Our extensive knowledge of the wine market and ...

With quality and sustainability on his mind, Justin Beam, General Manager of Sixty Vines in Plano, Texas has been converted. “Wine on tap allows us to make certain that we are always serving super-fresh wine at the proper temperature,&...

 A bottle’s label should evoke a mood. Surf City Still Works’ labels give you that “chill” feeling. They beckon you to enjoy the distinctive craft spirits, and dream of grabbing a surfboard to catch ...

The Wine Marketing and Tourism Conference has announced two keynotes for its 2018 event, to be held October 23 - 25 in Santa Rosa, California. Michael Thomas, Principal Analytical Lead at Google, will provide insights into incorporating digital tourism practices to your ...

Register Now for WIN Expo 2018 DECEMBER 6, 2018  •  SONOMA COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS  •  SANTA ROSA, CA   What does it take to be successful in the luxury wine category? The luxury wine category can be a very challenging and intimidating proposition to undertake, however, if ...

Stop by Booth # 453 to see our creative team at work in our pop-up studio! Visit us for marketing advice, to learn how we can support your marketing goals, and treat yourself to a hot fresh donut!

For those VIP Giftees on your Holiday & Wine Club List, take a look at these refined offerings.   WINE AERATOR A highly specialized tool for wine lovers, the Wine Decantiere 7-In-1 Aeratordecants and aerates wine instantly. The air mixing ...

Are you looking for more color?   Artisan-Scale Flash Détente Services Available Now   Winesecrets has partnered with Sonoma Valley Custom Wine to offer Drop-in, Drive-out Flash Détente service in Sonoma!   Flash Détente ...

There is no doubt that the wine industry is special, but what makes it unique? What draws people to it, and how can wine brands take advantage of what sets them apart? These questions have been swimming around in my ...

Marketing efforts’ returns can be particularly challenging to pin down. How do you know if the quality of your bottle shots in your online store impacts people’s shopping decisions? If the featured imagery on social media influences ...

This year VineView released an exciting new product called PureVine, that collects and represents data on a vine-by-vine basis. Not only does this provide the opportunity to look at individual vine performance, it also allows a statistical representation of a ...

Your brand new California Report is here. Courtesy of Ciatti. The 2018 harvest is underway and this month’s report brings you some early insights into how it’s faring in each of the growing regions. Where are they in terms ...

Specialty Inks If you are looking for a way to engage customers with your brand, consider using specialty inks that bring your label to life. Want your label to turn a different color when it’s hot or cold or ...

Your goals, culture, and needs are unique. We understand that, and provide training programs customizes specifically for you. Sign up for one of the following seminars in September!   How to Effectively Conduct Workplace Investigations September 17 @ 10:00am - 3:00pm Participants learn ...

Strategically located on Highway 29 at the crossroads of Carneros and Napa Valley, Starmont Winery offers visitors a multifaceted approach to their wine tasting itineraries. Easily accessible from either direction, the modern facility and tasting room focuses on their small production, ...

Ever wonder what you might be missing? Would you like to know what you could be earning across all your direct to consumer channels? Wonder no more...we have a NEW "light" version of our DTC Assessment! You will receive ...

It’s interesting that businesses want customers to be more connected with them, though many businesses are afraid to give the customers what they want, which is connection with the people in the business. Customer connection is a big ...

Waterloo Container is adding to our in-stock shipping supplies with a new Pulp shipper! Available in both 3 and 12 pack sizes these ISTA rated shippers help you get your DTC and Wine Club shipments out the door and to your customers ...

September 19, 2018 On September 18, 2018 Erica Harrop, CEO and founder of Global Package LLC, released this statement regarding new tariffs recently imposed on glass:            Does anyone remember what it was like before China bottles took hold of our industry? I remember it ...

Well, we are rapidly approaching the 2018 Holiday Season. So it is now time to prepare for your winery's promotional sales! We are here to assist. With all 4th quarter sales, we will offer an opening order discount on all sizes ...

Congrats! You are live! You have spent time making a page full of great content and telling your winery/distillery story. Pictures, video, awards, sell sheets, recipes, pairings, social media links and you’re now getting started with LibDib. Everything ...

Do you know if you customers prefer Facebook or Instagram or email? Or are you just shooting in the dark and sending out the same message everywhere? Market research can help save you time and determine your target demographics and ...

    Recently a potential client emailed the sales team to ask how Active could produce technology services for this medium sized winery based on their basic needs including their multiple location retail tasting rooms. The prospective client summarized the ...

September is here! And with it we launch into the season of fall marketing, and soon to be holiday marketing. September is the perfect time to put your marketing plans in place for the rest of the year. When you ...

Data Coordinator, Wine Director, Technical Sales Representative, Sales, Warehouse Associate … www.WineIndustry.Jobs.com  

 A WIN Series by Town Hall Brands Given the utter volume of well-made wines available in the world, there needs to be something more than the taste profile of your wine that resonates with the public. This is where ...


EDITION: September 24, 2018

With quality and sustainability on his mind, Justin Beam, General Manager of Sixty Vines in Plano, Texas has been converted. “Wine on tap allows us to make certain that we are always serving super-fresh wine at the proper temperature,&...

No longer is adhesive sealing the only option for packagers running high speed lines, with the Model 436T sealer that seals cases with tape at speeds to 50 cases per minute. This tape sealer provides automatic case feed and spacing, and ...

When it comes time to ferment or store your wine, with yields up this year, you may find that you have a little more juice on hand than last year.  Criveller offers superior-quality small variable capacity tanks built with ...

Register Now for WIN Expo 2018 DECEMBER 6, 2018  •  SONOMA COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS  •  SANTA ROSA, CA   What does it take to be successful in the luxury wine category? The luxury wine category can be a very challenging and intimidating proposition to undertake, however, if ...

  Mechanics Bank, who recently acquired Scott Valley Bank, has donated $25,000 to the Shasta Regional Community Foundation’s (SRCF) fire relief effort for victims of the Carr Fire.“The Carr Fire in Redding has had a devastating impact on the community,” ...

R.F. MacDonald Co. can help with highly efficient hot water modular and steam firetube boilers. Steam boilers assist with propulsion of a product, steam sterilization and building heating. To get more information, come see us in Santa Clara at ...

Are you looking for more color?   Artisan-Scale Flash Détente Services Available Now   Winesecrets has partnered with Sonoma Valley Custom Wine to offer Drop-in, Drive-out Flash Détente service in Sonoma!   Flash Détente ...

There is no doubt that the wine industry is special, but what makes it unique? What draws people to it, and how can wine brands take advantage of what sets them apart? These questions have been swimming around in my ...

Marketing efforts’ returns can be particularly challenging to pin down. How do you know if the quality of your bottle shots in your online store impacts people’s shopping decisions? If the featured imagery on social media influences ...

Napa Valley Chocolate Factory Goes Solar & Enjoys Reduced Energy Costs Novato and Sonoma based SolarCraft announced the completion of a 54.3 kW solar power system at Anette’s Chocolate Factory, providing 100% of the electrical needs for its Napa, CA ...

Your brand new California Report is here. Courtesy of Ciatti. The 2018 harvest is underway and this month’s report brings you some early insights into how it’s faring in each of the growing regions. Where are they in terms ...

Your goals, culture, and needs are unique. We understand that, and provide training programs customizes specifically for you. Sign up for one of the following seminars in September!   How to Effectively Conduct Workplace Investigations September 17 @ 10:00am - 3:00pm Participants learn ...

Strategically located on Highway 29 at the crossroads of Carneros and Napa Valley, Starmont Winery offers visitors a multifaceted approach to their wine tasting itineraries. Easily accessible from either direction, the modern facility and tasting room focuses on their small production, ...

Ever wonder what you might be missing? Would you like to know what you could be earning across all your direct to consumer channels? Wonder no more...we have a NEW "light" version of our DTC Assessment! You will receive ...

Unfortunatley it does not seem as though this horrific phenomena of SMOKE TAINT is leaving the world-wide wine production industry. JUCLAS USA, coupled with the VASONGROUP R&D team, have worked diligently over the last 5 harvests ...

It’s interesting that businesses want customers to be more connected with them, though many businesses are afraid to give the customers what they want, which is connection with the people in the business. Customer connection is a big ...

Mitroff Consulting & Associates has been retained to conduct a search for the Controller for our Client. The Client represents one of California’s premier winegrowing families. They provide wine production services from vine to bottle for their negociant clients, ...

In terms of juice handling, international winemaking practices vary significantly from country to country. In Europe, it is typical to treat the free-run and press fractions with a fining product. In the US wine industry, we often see people only ...

Recently, we were asked to diagnose 25-year old CH04/Freedom vines that are gradually declining and dying infected vines were tested positive for GLRaV-3 and Phaeomoniella chlamydosporum which is one of the fungal pathogens responsible for the Esca/young vine ...

High-performing solutions. Measurable results. Your place or ours.  We offer a short list of uniquely designed workshops and events that are proven to reduce risk, increase profit, and help grow companies. If the workshop you want is full, do contact ...

Congrats! You are live! You have spent time making a page full of great content and telling your winery/distillery story. Pictures, video, awards, sell sheets, recipes, pairings, social media links and you’re now getting started with LibDib. Everything ...

Do you know if you customers prefer Facebook or Instagram or email? Or are you just shooting in the dark and sending out the same message everywhere? Market research can help save you time and determine your target demographics and ...

    Recently a potential client emailed the sales team to ask how Active could produce technology services for this medium sized winery based on their basic needs including their multiple location retail tasting rooms. The prospective client summarized the ...

Congratulations to our client UnHitched Brewery on their feature in the Akron Beacon Journal Beer Blog. We are excited to be a part of a team driving to be a “catalyst for change” in their city.  Look ...

Companies that rely on equipment typically employ either a reactive or preventive approach to maintenance. Reactive maintenance is fixing things when they break. This approach can sometimes save money short term but often ends up costing even more in the ...

Everything must GO! 5 different destemmers for your harvest needs.   Puleo Vega 10 Destemmer Year:2008 480V, 3 phase Stainless Steel Cage 18mm Hole Diameter  Hopper H: 94" W&L: 28" Berry Discharge: 69" Stem Discharge H: 38"           Demoisy Grape Destemmer Model Galeo 200 processes up to 22 US ...

Data Coordinator, Wine Director, Technical Sales Representative, Sales, Warehouse Associate … www.WineIndustry.Jobs.com  

November 7th, Save the Date! Our one-day Idealease Safety & Compliance Seminar, co-sponsored by the National Private Truck Council (NPTC), can help you learn important risk control techniques to maintain insurability, control losses, and improve your bottom line. The seminar ...