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Sep 23, 2019, 11:36 ET Vintage Wine Estates Continues To Grow In The Pacific Northwest With The Acquisition Of Owen Roe

Vintage Wine Estates announced the addition of Owen Roe, with locations in Yakima, Washington (winery, vineyards and tasting room) and Willamette...


Aug 29, 2019, 06:00 ET Bob Cabral Joins Vintage Wine Estates as Consulting Winemaker for Oregon's Firesteed Winery

Vintage Wine Estates announced today that renowned Pinot Noir winemaker Bob Cabral will assume consulting winemaking duties for the company's Oregon...


Mar 19, 2019, 06:00 ET Vintage Wine Estates Purchases 1,986 Acre Laetitia Winery Estate on the California Central Coast

Vintage Wine Estates has purchased Laetitia Vineyard & Winery. Laetitia, located in the Arroyo Grande AVA, is one of the notable, foundation wineries ...


Mar 05, 2019, 07:00 ET Vintage Wine Estates Purchases Wine Packaging Pioneer Alloy Wine Works

Vintage Wine Estates is excited to announce the acquisition of Alloy Wine Works, one of the first innovators of fine varietal, appellated wines...


Jan 02, 2019, 06:00 ET Vintage Wine Estates Announces the Appointment of Jeff Nicholson Chief Operating Officer

Vintage Wine Estates has appointed Jeff Nicholson to the new role of Chief Operating Officer. Most recently, Nicholson was an Operating Partner at...


Nov 05, 2018, 14:21 ET Vintage Wine Estates announces purchase of Qupé

Vintage Wine Estates has purchased legendary wine brand, Qupé. Founded in 1982 by Bob Lindquist, Qupé is internationally recognized for cool-climate, ...


Nov 01, 2018, 12:00 ET Vintage Wine Estates takes helm of No. 209 Gin

Vintage Wine Estates announced the acquisition of the brand and inventory of Distillery No. 209. The No. 209 portfolio includes the flagship No. 209...


Aug 10, 2018, 18:30 ET Middle Sister Wines Celebrate National Middle Child Day August 12

Finally, middle siblings are getting the recognition they deserve. August 12 is National Middle Child Day and what better wine to celebrate with than ...


Jul 09, 2018, 09:00 ET Vintage Wine Estates announces the promotion of Terry Wheatley to President

Industry veteran Terry Wheatley has been appointed President of Vintage Wine Estates. Previously Wheatley was Executive Vice-President of Sales and...


Jun 15, 2018, 02:22 ET French Blue Rosé Finds Common Ground with Vintage Wine Estates

The popular French Blue Rosé from Bordeaux has found common ground with the entrepreneurial strength of Vintage Wine Estates as its new sales and...


Apr 12, 2018, 09:00 ET Vintage Wine Estates Announces New Investment Partner

Pat Roney, CEO/President of Vintage Wine Estates announced that AGR Partners, an investment firm dedicated to food and agribusiness, has provided...


Apr 04, 2018, 06:00 ET Girard Napa Valley Winemaker Glenn Hugo takes on Sonoma Valley In dual assignment, appointed Winemaker for B.R. Cohn Winery

Longtime winemaker at Girard Napa Valley, Glenn Hugo, takes on an added role as winemaker for Sonoma Valley's iconic B.R. Cohn Winery. Marco...


Feb 07, 2018, 04:03 ET Splinter Group Spirits and Vintage Wine Estates Launch Partner Vermouth

Splinter Group Spirits, producers of Straight Edge Kentucky Bourbon, Slaughter House American Whiskey and Whip Saw Rye have introduced Partner...


Jan 15, 2018, 01:22 ET Vintage Wine Estates acquires Tamarack Cellars

Vintage Wine Estates announced today the acquisition of Tamarack Cellars in Walla Walla, Washington. Founded in 1998 by Ron and Jamie Coleman,...


Dec 12, 2017, 07:00 ET Vintage Wine Estates Acquires Layer Cake, Cherry Pie and If You See Kay Brands

Vintage Wine Estates today announced an agreement to acquire three wine brands from Jayson Woodbridge: Layer Cake, Cherry Pie and If You See Kay. The ...


Oct 31, 2017, 15:20 ET Vintage Wine Estates supports fight against breast cancer; wine country fire relief

Breast Cancer Awareness is a longstanding October initiative at Vintage Wine Estates, a wine company headquartered in Santa Rosa, California. Purple...


Jun 08, 2017, 18:21 ET Howard Rossbach Sells Firesteed

Firesteed founder Howard Rossbach has reached an agreement to sell the Oregon-based brand and winery in a multi-part deal with Vintage Wine Estates...


Jun 08, 2017, 17:14 ET Vintage Wine Estates acquires Willamette Valley's Firesteed Cellars

Vintage Wine Estates announced today the purchase of its first fine wine brand from Oregon—Firesteed Cellars of the Willamette Valley. Firesteed, a...


Jan 20, 2017, 07:00 ET Vintage Wine Estates purchase of Cameron Hughes Wine, Inc. has been finalized

The purchase of Cameron Hughes Wine has been finalized announced Pat Roney, President and CEO, Vintage Wine Estates. Cameron Hughes Wine is a wine...


Oct 10, 2016, 04:00 ET Vintage Wine Estates purchases Napa Valley's DELECTUS Winery

Vintage Wine Estates announced today the purchase of DELECTUS Winery, a producer of high-scoring, luxury appellation red wines. Chris Phelps has been ...


Oct 06, 2016, 04:00 ET Purple Cowboy wines support the fight against breast cancer with Tough Enough To Wear Pink®

In 2004, Terry Wheatley, wine industry executive and matriarch of a professional rodeo cowboy and ranching family, had a crazy idea. It was the...


Oct 03, 2016, 04:00 ET Vintage Wine Estates procures rights to market Middleton Family Wines' Clayhouse and Buried Cane branded wines

Vintage Wine Estates announced today that it has procured the rights to distribute Clayhouse (Paso Robles) and Buried Cane (Columbia Valley), brands...


Sep 20, 2016, 04:00 ET Vintage Wine Estates Executive Vice-President Terry Wheatley named Among 2016's Most Innovative Women in Food and Drink

Terry Wheatley, Global Executive Vice-President, Sales & Marketing for Vintage Wine Estates, has been named one of 2016's Most Innovative Women in...


Aug 03, 2016, 02:30 ET Splinter Group Spirits partners with Vintage Wine Estates

Splinter Group Spirits announced today a new partnership with Vintage Wine Estates who has acquired a majority interest in the company. Splinter,...


Mar 23, 2016, 05:00 ET Vintage Wine Estates creates scholarship to celebrate Women's History Month

In recognition of Women's History Month, Vintage Wine Estates announces the creation of a $5000 scholarship to support women's leadership in the wine ...