Category Archives: Wine

Breakthru Beverage Acquires Bacchus Importers

Breakthru Beverage Group said it acquired Bacchus Importers, Ltd., a boutique fine wine and spirits wholesaler in Maryland, Delaware and Washington D.C. Bacchus has been owned by the Merinoff family since 1994. While this acquisition will formally bring the full … Continue reading

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Aldi Taps Timothy Goodman for Wine Labels

With the objective of becoming “a destination for wine enthusiasts looking for diversity of regional and varietal at a great value,” Aldi Inc., which operates 1,700 stores in 35 states, is launching a limited

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Vintage Wine Estates Adds Wildfire Relief to Fight Against Breast Cancer

Each October, a percentage of Purple Cowboy sales are donated to Tough Enough to Wear Pink, which seeks to raise money and awareness in the fight against breast cancer.  With the help of

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What California Winery Anniversaries Can Teach About Success in Wine and Business

This year, several of California’s most notable wine producers are celebrating anniversaries that are important not just as special occasions themselves, but because they give wine-lovers a chance to consider just how substantially the industry has changed since each of … Continue reading

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For 1st Time Since Civil War, Excise Taxes May Drop

There’s a chance that – for the first time since the Civil War – excise taxes may be reduced, thanks to the Craft Beverage Modernization Act. To help move from” chance” to “certainty,” Distilled Spirits Council members will call their … Continue reading

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Weight Watchers, Truett-Hurst Partner on Wines

Truett-Hurst, Inc.is partnering with Weight Watchers International, Inc. to launch Cense, a Weight Watchers-endorsed line of premium wines. Cense is currently rolling out nationwide with a Marlborough New

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