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Microbes Could Work As ‘Quality Control’ For Wine

There’s new evidence that microbes influence a wine’s terroir, or its distinctive regional characteristics. The study, which appears in mBio, also suggests that such microbial signatures associated with predictable chemical profiles of wine might provide a valuable new quality-control tool for the … Continue reading

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PLCB Pledges to Move Quickly on Wine Modernization

PLCB Pledges to Move Quickly on Wine Modernization In the wake of Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf’s signing of a wine privatization bill, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) said it will move as quickly as possible in establishing new licensing … Continue reading

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Truett-Hurst Seeks 1,000 Tons of Fruit

Truett-Hurst, Healdsburg, Calif., said it needs more fruit — a lot more fruit. That’s because its business has exploded: — In the last three months, it has been awarded 13 new exclusive brand agreements, almost all for the company’s super-premium … Continue reading

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California Gets Rain, More on the Way

You knew the stock market was right on the verge of turning around when BusinessWeek ran a cover story on Aug. 13, 1979, with the title, “The Death of Equities.”  You knew it again when Bill Gross, whom The Wall … Continue reading

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Get the Recognition Your CSR Efforts Deserve

Your entire organization works hard to do right by your community.  Whether it’s a campaign to prevent drunk or underage driving, employee involvement in a community project such as cleaning up rivers or building house for Habitat for Humanity, adoption … Continue reading

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