Vendor News

  Steamericas unveiled the Optima Steamer SE-II, which the company is touting as “the next step in dry steam technology.” The manufacturer reports the new model features the company’s patented boiler technology with an improved LCD display and a larger on-board water tank, easier access to all internal parts and larger wheels for easier maneuvering.
New York, NY, September 10, 2018 – Empson & Co., a leading exporter of fine Italian wines worldwide, today announced that after 45 years in the wine business, owner and shareholder Neil Empson will appoint Tara Empson to succeed him in his role at Empson USA, the U.S. subsidiary company of Empson & Co.
Ukiah, CA. - Maverick Enterprises, Inc. the leading supplier of secondary closure in North America, is excited to announce that they will now be supplying tin capsules to their customers and the industry.
PASO ROBLES, CA (September 6, 2018) – Vineyard Professional Services Inc (VPS), a Paso Robles-based vineyard management company announces expansion into Santa Barbara County with the promotion and hiring of vineyard managers. Ivan Gonzales, has been promoted to the oversight of several of the company's elite west-side Paso Robles ranches and winery estates.
SEATTLE—September 5, 2018—August Wine Group, a Seattle-based importer of industry-leading wineries and family-owned boutique estates in Europe and South America, today announced an exclusive partnership with prominent Italian producer Fantinel to import its wines, Tenuta Sant’ Helena, Borgo Tesis and Fantinel Sparkling.
 Continental introducing new beverage transfer hose Specifically designed for wine, brewing industries • New Vintner Reserve hose combines attributes of two predecessors • Designed for beverage transfer in wineries, breweries • Meets all federal food and beverage requirements (FDA, USDA) NAPA, Calif.
Decant Urban Winery in Houston, Texas received the first Nico Velo Italian concrete tanks in the state. "Decant Urban Winery has selected the Nico Velo Tulipe tanks due to the beauty of their design and their technical superiority. By employing concrete tanks, we will produce a higher quality wine on a shorter production cycle.
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – AUGUST 20, 2018- Repour Wine Saver is celebrating its first year anniversary with the launch of custom-branded stoppers, in response to demand from industry organizations. “I started getting requests from wine labels and other industry organizations to put their brand on the Repour stopper.
  Gusmer Enterprises is now offering the pectolytic enzymes BioSelect and Pektozyme. BioSelect enzymes can be used for red, white and rosé wines for a variety of uses including settling solids, improved press efficiency and to help free polysaccharides, tannins and anthocyanins.
  Mettler Toledo unveiled a floor scale featuring the company's Powercell digital load cell technology and a "rugged" platform design. The company reports the scale's design and features are intended to solve issues that can lead to weighing errors and disruptions to production.
  Nextune introduced what it's describing as the first iOS app that offers small business owners a way to play music without having to obtain separate public performance licenses. The app, called Channel Maker, comes with more than 150 music channels that target specific business environments such as winery tasting rooms, restaurants, spas, retail stores and hotels.
  Vines OS, a wine club and e-commerce platform, announced its partnership with Revel Systems, a point-of-sale and business management platform, to provide what the companies are calling a "fully-integrated, direct-to-consumer solution for wineries, restaurants, breweries and distilleries.
  Vinotemp added a smaller, under-the-counter wine chiller that can accommodate 41 bottles to its Private Reserve Series. The new model is equipped with the company's patented features including Backlit interior lighting and stainless-steel racks. Vinotemp also upgraded its Backlit color options to include the vivid, violet color of heliotrope.
  Welch's Global Ingredients Group embarked on a foray into the wine industry with the launch of a Niagara grape juice solution designed to be a cost-effective and high-quality filler or base wine for a broad variety of wine styles.
Vancouver, BC: Commerce7, a modern winery DTC platform, has added a point of sale (POS) system to their suite of products. The POS provides wineries with an easy solution for processing tasting room orders, streamlining workflow and leverages existing data to allow staff to efficiently manage customers.
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