Afternoon Brief, February 22

first_imgHome Afternoon Brief Afternoon Brief, February 22Afternoon BriefAfternoon Brief, February 22By Editor – February 22, 2018 40 0 Twitter Trending Story:Stay or Go?: Dilemma of Winery Founders in Mergers and AcquisitionsWhether a founder or owner of a wine brand stays on after an acquisition can depend on what has been sold…Today’s News:Napa Grapegrowers Brace for Extended Frost Season, with Little RainNapa County’s grapegrowers are working to shield their early-waking vineyards from an extended frost threat, while coping with a lack of rainfall during what are typically the wettest months of the year…Report Shows 46% Jump in Certified Sustainable VineyardsCalifornia Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance has released its first annual Certified Sustainable Report, highlighting the 127 wineries and 1,099 vineyards in California that are Certified California Sustainable Winegrowing. In 2017, the certification program saw a 46% growth in the number of certified vineyards and 20% growth in the number of certified wineries…Oregon’s Chardonnay MovementThe Willamette Valley earned its reputation as a world-class wine region for producing some of the best pinot noir available…New Research Explores Alcohol Consumption and CancerNapa County Agricultural Preserve Celebrates 50 YearsDeal Reached: South Dakota Wineries Might Get to Import 50 Percent from OutsideIdaho Ups Its GameTennessee Bill Allowing Wine, Liquor Sales on Sundays Given Early ApprovalKermit Lynch’s Adventures on the Wine Route Is Still Forging Tastes, 30 Years LaterGambero Rosso “Tre Bicchieri” U.S. Tour Begins February 28, Bringing 200 Top Italian Wineries to Trade Tastings in Four CitiesUS Online Alcohol Sales Hit $1.7 BillionRain Puts a Dampener on 2014 AmaroneStaff Accused of Stealing US$10m Worth of Booze in ChinaThrowback Thursday: Premier Napa Valley Through the YearsBlogs:Update: Wine Prices in 2018Creating an Employee HandbookSelf-Reporting Versus Actual Alcohol Consumption During Pregnancy: Some Alarming Study ResultsDTC Winery Teams: Are You Talking to Your Loyal Customers?Wine Enthusiast Podcast: American SpiritsWineIndustry.Jobs:Business Development Administrative AssistantRack & Riddle Custom Wine Services – Healdsburg, CA, United StatesRiddling SupervisorRack & Riddle Custom Wine Services – Healdsburg, CA, United StatesIndependent Sales RepresentativeRONA USA – AnywhereMore Wine Industry Jobs…Feature Your Job Listing in the Afternoon BriefPeople:Arrow&Branch Winery Announces New Director of HospitalityCentral Coast Wine Legend, Philanthropist Archie McLaren Dies at 75TH Estate Wines New Assistant WinemakerHow Julie Reiner Influenced a Generation of BartendersNapa Vintner Launches 23 City Tour in U.S.Supplier News:Micro Matic Launches KeyKeg Coupler with Integrated Degassing FeatureIntroducing New CLUBs Wizard SystemMavGreen Earth Program a SuccessStellaresse Collection: Functional, Fashionable Bags for Wine LoversMore Supplier News …Vineyard & Winery:Promontory and Harlan’s ‘200 Year Plan’3 Badge Beverage Corporation’s Leese-Fitch Wines Hit Record Sales in 2017Oregon’s A to Z Wineworks Leverages the Pinot BoomThe Busy Wine Lover’s Guide to Clos l’EgliseShining a Light on Sonoma’s Women-Owned Wineries ReddIt Advertisement Pinterest Linkedin Sharecenter_img Email TAGSA to Z WineworksActive Club SolutionsArchie McLarenChinaHarlan EstateIdahoJulie ReinerKermit LynchMaverick EnterprisesNapaOregonPremiere Napa ValleySouth DakotaTennesseeTH Estate Wines Facebook Subscribe to the Afternoon BriefAdvertisement Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief Previous articleNapa County Agricultural Preserve Celebrates 50 YearsNext articleSimple Life Captures Spring with New Rosé Offering Editorlast_img read more