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Rombauer Vineyards Announces Sonoma Vineyard Acquisition

Wine Industry Advisor  |  January 24, 2023

Today, Rombauer Vineyards announced the acquisition of a premium Sonoma vineyard totaling 54 planted vine acres in the prestigious Sonoma Valley, California appellatio… Read more

Wine’s Most Inspiring People 2023: Warren Winiarski — Viticulturist, Preservationist, Philanthropist

Wine Industry Advisor  |  January 19, 2023

It’s hard to imagine what the wine world would be like if not for Warren Winiarski, the visionary who saw something special in an old prune orchard in Napa, which he c… Read more

Winemakers Look to the Future: A Quick 2-Question Survey

Wine Industry Advisor  |  January 1, 2023

As we head into 2023, WIA asked winemakers from across the country to share their hopes for the coming year — and delineate what challenges lie ahead. Read more

Bouncing Back: Napa Valley Tourism Remains Strong Thanks to the Region’s Focus on the Land

Wine Industry Advisor  |  October 25, 2022

Despite the devastating wildfires that recently rocked the region – and much to the delight of businesses that rely on tourism – visitors from around the world continu… Read more

Navigating the Sustainability Landscape: Which Certifications Matter?

Wine Industry Advisor  |  May 3, 2022

As the labyrinth of wine industry certifications continues to expand, consumers often find themselves without a compass. Read more

Rethink Packaging: Wine Needs to Embrace CPG Strategies to Attract New Consumers

Wine Industry Advisor  |  May 2, 2022

Wine packaging was designed and perfected for the retail shelf display. Read more

Invest in People: A Satisfied Workforce Is Sustainable

Wine Industry Advisor  |  April 28, 2022

Draper believes the future of his success lies in keeping his employees and their families happy and healthy. Read more

Expert Editorial: Open Communication Builds Bridges Between Customers and Staff

Wine Industry Advisor  |  April 27, 2022

Like every other industry, wineries are facing staffing and supply shortages as well as hard-to-source equipment parts and increased shipping costs. Read more

DTC Crackdown: Understand State Laws to Avoid Entanglement

Wine Industry Advisor  |  April 26, 2022

There could well be a silver lining in the number of states that have stepped up enforcement of direct to consumer (DTC) shipping regulations. Read more

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