Wine

Trivento® Ascends to #1 Argentine Wine Brand in the World

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 10:01pm

Founded in 1996, Trivento specializes in acclaimed Malbec and Cabernet Sauvignon from some of the most sought-after high-altitude vineyards in Mendoza.

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  • Founded in 1996, Trivento specializes in acclaimed Malbec and Cabernet Sauvignon from some of the most sought-after high-altitude vineyards in Mendoza.
  • "It's exciting to see Trivento take its place as the leading Argentine wine brand in the world," noted Rodrigo Maturana, senior vice president of marketing and international business for Fetzer Vineyards.
  • The IWSR's database quantifies the global market of wine, spirits, beer, cider, and ready-to-drink (RTDs) by volume and value in 160 countries.
  • The IWSR tracks overall consumption and trends at brand, price segment and category level.

Real-World, Asset-backed Wine NFT Is First of Its Kind

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:07pm

Under strict NDAs, Wine Spies cannot reveal the true provenance of their new wines.

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  • Under strict NDAs, Wine Spies cannot reveal the true provenance of their new wines.
  • Enigma debuts another world-first by minting a collection of NFTs backed by matching tangible bottles of wine.
  • Wine Spies founder, Jason Seeber (codenamed 'Agent Red'), says of Enigma, "In our nearly 15 years in the wine trade, Wine Spies has developed deep and lasting relationships with the best wineries in the world.
  • Five bottles of the Enigma Cabernet have been adorned with five unique labels, each of which back a corresponding NFT.

Igourmet.com, a Leading Online Cheese Destination, Collaborating with Isaac Mizrahi Wine Offering on QVC and QVC.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 8:30pm

to curate a delicious collection of cheeses to pair with Isaacs offering of award-winning Vintage Wine Estates wines.

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  • to curate a delicious collection of cheeses to pair with Isaacs offering of award-winning Vintage Wine Estates wines.
  • The initial cheese and wine pairings will be offered live on QVCs Gourmet Holiday show on July 28, 2021.
  • In collaboration with Isaac Mizrahis successful wine program featured exclusively on QVC, igourmet.com has selected its favorite cheeses to expertly pair with wines from Vintage Wine Estates that have been curated by Isaac himself.
  • wine and cheese parings will be available live on air on QVC, and online at QVC.com on July 28, 2021.

Asia-Pacific Wine Market Opportunities Report 2021-2025 - Focus on Singapore, South Korea, Japan and China - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 1:06pm

The "Opportunities in the Asia-Pacific Wine Sector to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Opportunities in the Asia-Pacific Wine Sector to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Asia-Pacific ranked second highest in the global wine market in 2020, with a value share of 26.1%.
  • Still wine was the largest category in value terms in 2020, followed by the sparkling wine category.
  • Glass was the most widely used pack material in the Asia-Pacific wine sector in 2020, accounting for a volume share of 92.9%.

Patrick Thomas Joins MycoWorks Board of Directors

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 2:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MycoWorks today announced that Patrick Thomas will join the company's board of directors as an independent member.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MycoWorks today announced that Patrick Thomas will join the company's board of directors as an independent member.
  • Thomas currently serves in several roles including as an independent Chairman of Champagne Laurent Perrier and Lead Director of Teleperformance.
  • Thomas joins MycoWorks Board Directors Tjerk de Ruiter (independent), Anders Spohr (Novo Holdings), Kiersten Stead (DCVC Bio), and MycoWorks CEO Matt Scullin.
  • Patrick joins MycoWorks' board independently of the company's relationship with Herms, with which Patrick is no longer associated.

Toronto stackt market to Host the First German Wine Pop-Up 'Berlin Bar'

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 2:50pm

As the official wine partner, Wines of Germany will reveal a pop-up wine bar called Berlin Bar with an outdoor courtyard lounge.

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  • As the official wine partner, Wines of Germany will reveal a pop-up wine bar called Berlin Bar with an outdoor courtyard lounge.
  • Berlin Bar seeks to surprise and delight German wine enthusiasts and newbies alike with a curated discovery menu of more than 30 German sparkling, white, ros, and red wines.
  • The Bars wine list will change each month to showcase the diversity, new and modern styles of German wines including Riesling, Pinot Blanc, Silvaner, Gewrztraminer and Pinot Noir.
  • For a fun twist, the stackt team will also be creating special summer drinks with German wines like frozen Bellini and sparkling cocktails.

Faire La Fête Owner, First Growth Brands Inc. Welcomes Chris Siconolfi as Senior Vice President of Sales

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:50pm

First Growth Brands Inc. and its flagship brand Faire La Fte, announced that Chris Siconolfi has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Sales.

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  • First Growth Brands Inc. and its flagship brand Faire La Fte, announced that Chris Siconolfi has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Sales.
  • In his role, Chris will lead the sales and distribution management for the companys flagship brand, Faire La Fte, the authentic French sparkling wine.
  • Faire La Fte has big ambitions and Chriss abilities will help realize them.
  • Faire la Fte is produced by First Growth in Limoux France, the birthplace of champagne in 1531.

Starla Alcohol Removed Wine Delivers on Style and Taste

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 1:15pm

The journey to create the first, premium alcohol removed wine started when I began replacing my beloved wine with better-for-me choices.

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  • The journey to create the first, premium alcohol removed wine started when I began replacing my beloved wine with better-for-me choices.
  • Over a year in the making, Starla is a first-of-its-kind alcohol removed, expertly vinified wine - shes amazing by the glass and pairs deliciously with food.
  • Starla partnered with premium, dealcoholizing technology group BevZero to create its full bodied, alcohol removed wine.
  • Launched in 2021, Starla alcohol removed wine is deliciously and passionately produced for wine lovers who cannot or choose not to drink wine with alcohol.

Wine Cellar Businesses Can Avoid Costly Stock Problems With SimplyRFID

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 6:44pm

Without inventory control, companies risk experiencing a shortage of stocks, overstocks and other costly problems.

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  • Without inventory control, companies risk experiencing a shortage of stocks, overstocks and other costly problems.
  • SimplyRFID has written a guide on how a wine cellar company can manage its stock using RFID for less than $300 per month when they have Wave RFID.
  • If the SKU exists in the wine database, all the details about the wine are loaded into the handheld device.
  • Staff now has the ability to determine stock levels and can make appropriate suggestions about wines that are in stock.

Fine Wine Investing Platform Vinovest Releases Q2 2021 Report

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 12:00pm

LOS ANGELES, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Vinovest, the technology platform that is democratizing access to fine wine investing, today released its Q2 2021 report.

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  • LOS ANGELES, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Vinovest, the technology platform that is democratizing access to fine wine investing, today released its Q2 2021 report.
  • Since 2019, Vinovest's quarterly report has provided updates regarding the performance of the company's proprietary Vinovest 100 index, which tracks prices across 12 major fine wine markets worldwide.
  • The full Vinovest Q2 2021 report reflects on additional developments in global wine markets, features an investment outlook for Q3, and previews technology updates that will further augment the customer experience for Vinovest users.
  • Founded in 2019 and headquartered in California, Vinovest is a digital platform that is democratizing access to the world of fine wine investments.