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2014-03-12 16:22:22

Faux machine turns spotlight onto Wine to Water, a charity tackling the global water and sanitation crisis NEW YORK, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Internet sensation the "Miracle Machine", the first affordable wine making device for the home, is not a real device - it is just a piece of wood. The fictitious miracle, fronted by wine entrepreneurs Kevin Boyer and Philip James of CustomVine, has generated extensive media coverage around the world since its unveiling nearly two weeks...

2014-03-07 23:01:56

VinoVisit.com, the first website for booking wine tasting and winery tour reservations, has just announced the addition of key members to the marketing and sales team, with a focus on driving more traffic to their client winery tasting rooms. Napa, California (PRWEB) March 07, 2014 VinoVisit.com today announced that it has grown its marketing and sales team with the acquisition of three new additions, a Client Services Manager, a Social Media Manager and a Search Engine Marketing...

2014-03-06 16:26:18

NEW YORK, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rhone Valley Wines is launching an exciting campaign in the United States which reaches out to the media, trade and consumers - engaging all three categories with innovative events and outreach. The media and social media programs will be organized by Teuwen Communications, the event program by Sopexa and the trade program by Euroconsultants. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140306/NY78485LOGO -- Media Program: The media campaign for Rhone...

2014-03-06 08:21:08

Product Line Ensures Temperature Control for Wine Shipments Up to Five Days ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco (NYSE: SON) and a leading global provider of temperature assurance packaging, has introduced a line extension to its wine shipper family that ensures temperature control and product protection during the shipment of wine, spirits and craft alcoholic beverages for up to five days....

2014-03-05 08:33:27

Key suppliers and wholesalers convene to discuss ecommerce growth strategy SAN FRANCISCO, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wine.com, the nation's number one online wine retailer, hosted its fourth annual Wine Industry Summit Wednesday, February 19(th). Nearly 300 wine industry executives, suppliers and wholesaler partners of Wine.com gathered at San Francisco's historic Palace Hotel to discuss growth strategy for the coming year. The event program consisted of presentations by Wine.com...

2014-03-01 08:20:25

Nutritionist have revealed a number of surprising facts about some of the most common beverages. According to a recent report very few people know what exactly is contained in what they drink. OSLO, Norway, March 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Nutritionist have revealed a number of surprising facts about some of the most common beverages. According to a recent report very few people know what exactly is contained in what they drink. The truth is the drinking culture isn't going away...

2014-02-28 23:32:11

Attendees of CSP Today South Africa 2014 (8-9 April, Cape Town) will be given a unique opportunity to visit the the breathtaking Franschhoek Wine Valley on Monday 7th April. London, UK (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 During the ice-breaking networking experience at the Haute Cabrière vineyard, attendees will take advantage of an exclusive networking opportunity with other high-level executives, visit the cellar with a demonstration of sabrage, taste the distinguished wines and ‘methode...

2014-02-28 23:02:53

The Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail Introduces Sips, Chips & Dips and Small Plates Leelanau Peninsula, Michigan (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 The Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail welcomes wine enthusiasts to participate in two new events along the trail this spring; Sips, Chips & Dips is a free event taking place on March 29, and Small Plates takes place on April 25 and again on May 30. On March 29 from 12:00 to 5:00 pm, during Sips, Chips & Dips, visit the wineries along the Leelanau...

2014-02-28 16:23:15

Andrews Entertainment District to Host the Third Annual Buckhead Wine Festival on Saturday, April 5th 2014 ATLANTA, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Buckhead Wine Festival will return to Andrews Entertainment District this spring with an even more impressive selection of wines, spirits and craft beers. The Buckhead Wine Festival is well regarded for its extensive offering of wines and the intimate and informative seminars. Guests can expect to taste 150+ wines from over 50...

2014-02-25 23:33:04

American Wine Market sizzling again as global demand shows across the board strength. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Across the board demand by collectors for Burgundy, Bordeaux, Champagne, Italy, Spain and California wines, delivered a strong start to the 2014 NYC auction season at Acker Merrall. An auction room filled to capacity and an energetic crowd at the renowned Marea restaurant on February 22nd generated an estimated $3.4 million and 96% sold. DRC led the way with a case...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.