Candidates Revealed for the 22ndAnnual Red Wine Star Honors
October 7, 2021— Pacific Highway Wines is happy to introduce the nomination for Importer of the Year by Red Wine Enthusiast Magazine. The annual A glass of wine Celebrity Awards acknowledges the individuals and also business that make exceptional payments to the wine and alcohol beverage sector.
“We are incredibly happy to have been picked by White wine Enthusiast Magazine to be amongst a short list of highly regarded candidates”, fervent Mark Giordano, President Pacific Highway Glass Of Wines. “This is an exciting day and a tribute to the effort of our team, the leadership as well as technology from our vineyard companions, as well as a nod to further business development in advance.”
Pacific Freeway Glass of wines business has remained in a dynamic state of development considering that 2016, tripling the size of its red wine portfolio with separately had as well as special offerings. Up 27% in FY21 the business has bullish forecasts in position for FY22 and also has expanded past its company goal of 500,000 cases this year. Just recently granted a ‘Rapid 50 Firm 2021’ by the Set Of Three Organization Journal of NC, Pacific Highway Wines remains to broaden its profile as well as team.
Established as Robert Oatley Imports in 2008, the company increased its import portfolio as well as relabelled to Pacific Highway Red Wines & & Spirits in 2013. The Giesen family members ended up being 50% companions with the Oatley family members in 2016. Today, headquartered in Greensboro, NC, business is led by President, Mark Giordano and the red wine portfolio showcases independent brands from desired a glass of wine regions around the world. The profile is likewise coming to be recognized for category leadership in innovative NO/Low-Alcohol offerings, alternative packaging formats, Licensed Organic and also Lasting offerings, as well as an Advancement Division for a collection of bespoke wine tasks and also brand-new product development tests.
Leading import brand names consist of Le Grand Courtage champagnes from France, Bodega Garzon from Uruguay, Bodega Argento as well as Minimalista from Argentina, Santa Ema from Chile, Bodegas Faustino from Spain’s Rioja region as well as Giesen from Marlborough, leading with Sauvignon Blanc and also a brand-new range of fast-growing premium non-Alcohol glass of wines. Chateau Suau from Cotes de Bordeaux as well as Bodega Argento from Mendoza are the two leading natural offerings.
Domestic brands include Napa Valley’s Merryvale and also Profile, and The golden state brand names, Starmont, Hogwash Rose and ’75 White Wine Business. A solitary label offering, 60 Hearts Pinot Noir from Oregon rounds out the residential profile.