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How a luxury winery can raise prices in a discount world
A longtime family-owned winery in Sonoma County is charting a path for financial sustainability — and creating a blueprint for other winemakers to follow.
SSU unveils new wine learning center
The $11 million Wine Spectator Learning Center is designed to cement SSU’s status as the premier location for the study and research of the business of wine.
Viticulture briefs: Grape grower trade show set for June
Seth Stodder, former assistant secretary of Department of Homeland Security under both the Bush and Obama administrations, will be the keynote speaker.
Viticulture briefs: Crimson Wine Group reports lower sales
Crimson Wine Group of Napa reported a 11 percent decrease in net sales in the first quarter, compared to the same period in 2017.
Want to buy a local cidery?
Sonoma Cider’s taproom, restaurant and production facility in Healdsburg is going on the auction block to repay creditors.
Napa County embroiled in fight over wine industry’s future
Napa County voters on June 5 will decide the fate of Measure C, which would limit vineyard development on hills and mountains. The outcome is being closely watched in Sonoma County.
Viticulture briefs: Gallo buys Santa Barbara County vineyard
E&J Winery of Modesto announced Thursday it has bought a Santa Barbara vineyard property.
Viticulture briefs: Trade group to help wineries with new FDA rule
The Wine Institute has created an online tool to help wineries provide nutritional information on their wines.
Sonoma County Barrel Auction raises record $840,700
This year’s event surpassed the 2017 auction by almost $50,000.
Viticulture briefs: Arkansas billionaire buys Napa Valley winery
Arkansas billionaire Gaylon Lawrence Jr. has purchased Heitz Wine Cellars in St. Helena, a storied Napa Valley brand that has been popular among collectors and wine enthusiasts.
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