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Meet today’s American consumer | McKinsey & Company

Meet today’s American consumer | McKinsey & Company | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
US consumers feel better about their financial situation than they did a year ago, but they’re still hesitant to spend too much.
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How Much Has the Strong Dollar Affected U.S. Wine Exports?

How Much Has the Strong Dollar Affected U.S. Wine Exports? | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Last week I wrote about the strong U.S. dollar and its impact on U.S. wine imports. My conclusion was that there was an exchange rate effect, but it was less than you might otherwise expect because of specific factors that are at work in the sparkling, bulk, and bottle wine import markets today. This week…
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State of the US Wine Industry in 2016 – Trends and Statistics

State of the US Wine Industry in 2016 – Trends and Statistics | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
In 2016 US consumers continue to reach for wine as an enjoyable beverage, even with craft beer grabbing an increased share of the alcohol beverage market. A review of the 2015 wine statistics and buying trends for 2016 are generally positive. Most experts predict another good year for wine, at its usual 1 to 2%…
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Moët Hennessy USA and Southern Wine & Spirits of America renew distribution agreement - Drinks Business Review

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Sicilian wine aims for global reach

Sicilian wine aims for global reach | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
The Sicilian wine industry is amping up its push overseas, especially in the US and China, in part by tapping a growing market for wine tourism.

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These 9 wine bottle designs won consumer approval over all those tested by Nielsen. | Wine Industry Insight

These 9 wine bottle designs won consumer approval over all those tested by Nielsen. | Wine Industry Insight | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
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Treasury Wine Sharpens Focus in U.S.

Treasury Wine Sharpens Focus in U.S. | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Now Treasury is focusing on pricier wines in the $10 to $100- plus range a bottle, rather than popular but cheaper wines such as its $6 a bottle.
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They're Thirsty for Deals, But Millennials Won't Sacrifice Taste or Quality in Their Alcoholic Beverages

They're Thirsty for Deals, But Millennials Won't Sacrifice Taste or Quality in Their Alcoholic Beverages | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Not only are Millennials 77 million strong, they will account for almost 30% of total consumer product dollars spent by 2020. So what does that mean for the alcoholic beverage market? In a word, opportunity.
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Gallo, Barefoot Dominate Off-Premise Sales

Gallo, Barefoot Dominate Off-Premise Sales | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
The voice of the Wine Industry: Wine Industry News, Wine Industry Data, Winery Directory Online, and Wine Industry Buyers Guide
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Trade Deal Opens Doors for Wine Industry | Wine News & Features

Trade Deal Opens Doors for Wine Industry | Wine News & Features | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
A new trade pact would be good for producers, but there is no sign of better deals for consumers just yet. Read wine news & features.
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Influential Costco executive discusses wine business in Q&A

Influential Costco executive discusses wine business in Q&A | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Annette Alvarez-Peters is one of the most powerful people in the wine
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Managing Bottling Operations

Managing Bottling Operations | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Wine Business Monthly - May 2011 - The Industry's Leading Publication for Wineries and Growers
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Exchange Rate Lessons from Australia's Wine Boom and Bust

Exchange Rate Lessons from Australia's Wine Boom and Bust | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Kym Anderson (with the assistance of Nanda Aryal), Growth and Cycles in Australia's Wine Industry: A Statistical Compendium 1843-2013). University of Adelaide Press, 2015. (Available as a free pdf ...
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In wine (as in beer) a handful of the biggest eat most of the market pie while thousands of the rest eat what’s left. | Wine Industry Insight

In wine (as in beer) a handful of the biggest eat most of the market pie while thousands of the rest eat what’s left. | Wine Industry Insight | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
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How Supermarkets Sway Wine Spending | Wine News & Features

How Supermarkets Sway Wine Spending | Wine News & Features | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Liza B. Zimmerman examines how US wine selection is affected by grocery-store sales Read wine news & features.
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Delivering the goods: How to compete in US food and beverage distribution | McKinsey & Company

Delivering the goods: How to compete in US food and beverage distribution | McKinsey & Company | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Food and beverage distributors face a variety of challenges, making profitable growth increasingly elusive. But the right investments can boost both sales and margins. A McKinsey & Company article.
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Silicon Valley Bank - 2016 SVB Wine Report

Silicon Valley Bank - 2016 SVB Wine Report | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
SVB’s annual State of the Wine Industry Report addresses future views on wine industry growth, consumer demand trends and winery financial performance.
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Battle of the Sparkling Wines: Champagne vs. Prosecco

Battle of the Sparkling Wines: Champagne vs. Prosecco | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
In the battle of the bubbly, prosecco has gained tremendous ground over the past year, as sales have grown 36%. That said, however, Champagne still accounts for 20% of sparkling wine sales in the U.S. So what trends are fueling trends in the sparkling wine realm?
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Wine barrels remain popular, but some producers moving to alternatives

Wine barrels remain popular, but some producers moving to alternatives | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
While most visitors expect to see barrels when they get a behind-the-scenes look at how wine is made, they're not as universal as people might think.
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Highlights of American Wine Consumer Survey

Highlights of American Wine Consumer Survey | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
The US is the world’s largest wine market, achieving $37.6 billion in wine sales in 2014. But what wine styles does the American consumer prefer; where do they like to buy wine, and why do they drink it? These are just a few of the questions explored in the annual American Wine Consumer Preference Survey launched…
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Wine Student: essential reading material on the USA market...

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6 Reasons Why the Future of Wine is Looking Bright

6 Reasons Why the Future of Wine is Looking Bright | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Climate change could spell trouble, but the best vintages may lie ahead.
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US to gain 16m wine drinkers by 2025

US to gain 16m wine drinkers by 2025 | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
North American “regular wine drinkers” will increase from 93 million today – which is 40% of the adult population – to 109m, or 44% of all adults, by 2025
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Master 2 Commerce des Vins's curator insight, December 15, 2015 1:52 AM

Le marché des consommateurs de vin aux USA continue sa croissance.  Merci pour le scoop @Grande Passione

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Winemakers and Suppliers Debate Oak Products

Winemakers and Suppliers Debate Oak Products | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
 


Napa, Calif.—It definitely wasn’t Ali versus Frazier or even Pacquiao versus Mayweather for that matter.

Rather than a knockdown brawl, the seminar Barrels vs. Alternatives was more of a sedate conversation about the advantages of the time-tested, traditional barrel compared to the new uses of oak barrel alternatives.

Hosted by the French American Chamber of Commerce at the Napa Valley Country Club on June 23, the session was the third such conference about wine and winemaking organized
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Wine Intelligence | Is social just local?

Wine Intelligence | Is social just local? | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Despite its inherent global-ness, the social internet is very much a local phenomenon. Consumers in China obsessively WeChat with other Chinese of the same generation, town, occasionally the same room, and use their smartphones as their portable shopping centre; Australians also blog and chat, but typically with other Australians, and buy their wine online from their local Dan Murphy’s.
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How Will the Rising Dollar Affect the U.S. Wine Market?

How Will the Rising Dollar Affect the U.S. Wine Market? | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
How will the rising dollar affect the U.S. wine market? The answer, predictably, is that it's complicated. Read on for analysis organized around three questions. Why has the dollar appreciated? Wha...
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