The Wine Spectator reports that E&J Gallo purchases Orin Swift. "Despite not owning its own winery facility, Orin Swift's current annual production stands at 100,000 cases."
U.S. News and World Report on how to invest in wine. "Sokolin points to "a secular change in the market" since influential U.S. wine critic Robert Parker, known for his 100-point rating system, sold his major stake in The Wine Advocate and no longer tastes Bordeaux on release."
Decanter looks a new technology innovation in wine. "The market in France is some are against tech, some are pro tech, but the market in the rest of Europe or America, they’re very receptive to new tech."