Wines & Vines Home
   
 
Welcome Guest
LOGIN |  CREATE ACCOUNT
 
 

Technology

 

Winery & Grower Product News

January 2012
 
by Stephanie Papadakis
 
 
Moyno 1000 Close-Coupled pumps offer compact size
The Moyno 1000 Close-Coupled pump features a two-piece drive shaft that allows easy assembly, maintenance and mechanical seal access. It provides versatility and performance advantages. Details: moyno.com

Janson Capsules expands production in Europe
Janson Capsules finished moving to a new European plant in late 2011. This new 80,000-square-foot facility houses both the Sofacap and Capsule Française businesses as well as a screwcap production line. Details: jansoncapsules.com

Guala Closures purchases Polish DGS

Guala Closures just completed its purchase of a 70% stake in Polish aluminum closures manufacturer DGS from the Polish Enterprise Fund VI LP. This is the fourth acquisition for Guala Closures in the past 16 months. Details: gualaclosures.com

Wine Couture brings art and wine communities together
Wine Couture is a new web-based platform where users can submit designs for wine labels, vote on label designs and purchase wine. Details: winecouture.com

ETS Laboratories opens Woodinville drop-box location
ETS Laboratories opened a new drop-box location in Woodinville, Wash. For samples received by 2 p.m. Monday-Friday, results of many routine analyses are available the next working day. Details: etslabs.com

S’well bottle is swell for chilling whites
The S’well bottle from Can’t Live Without It Inc. keeps wine cold for 24 hours and is perfect for barbecues, beach parties and other outdoor outings. Details: swellbottle.com

World’s largest membrane degasser
Membrana-Charlotte introduces the new 14 x 40 Liqui-Cel Membrane Contactor. Additional capacity allows degassing systems to be built using fewer contactors and connections, resulting in a smaller footprint with lower capital expense. Details: membrana.com

SpectroVision Touch provides sharp optical detection
The SpectroVision Touch from filtec, a technologically advanced vision-inspection system for quality control in industrial applications, boasts inspection accuracy at speeds greater than 1,800 containers per minute. Details: filtec.com

Hand-held, affordable heat-index meters
The HT-30 from Extech Instruments is a hand-held, affordable and accurate heat-index meter that measures and combines all contributing heat issues into a single value and instantly gives a reading. Details: extech.com

TTB approves Claristar Mannoproteins for use in the winery cellar
Claristar can now be used for the purpose of stabilizing wine from the precipitation of potassium bitartrate crystals, without submitting approval requests to the TTB. Details: gusmer.com

Two new titrators from Metrohm USA
Metrohm USA released the Ti-Touch and Wine Titrino Plus titrators.  The former offers a built-in Ethernet port; the latter features a simple push-button user interface. Details: metrohmusa.com

Portable stretch wrapping for the small winery
GaleWrap, Douglasville, Ga., has developed a small, semi-automatic line of stretch wrappers, which include the only portable system available on the market today. Control panel available in English and Spanish. Details: galewrap.com

Tudertechnica improves wine hose
Tudertechnica, a major Italian specialty industrial hose manufacturer, introduced Glidetech Vineyard HD, which offers improved working pressure and burst pressure. Details: tudertechnica.com

 
SHARE »
Close
 
Currently no comments posted for this article.
 
 
SEE OTHER EDITIONS OF THIS COLUMN ï¿½ CURRENT COLUMN ARTICLES »


 
Wines & Vines Home
 
866.453.9701 | 415.453.9700 | Fax: 415.453.2517
65 Mitchell Blvd., Ste. A San Rafael, CA 94903
info@winesandvines.com
Wine Industry Metrics
 
Off-Premise Sales » Month   12 Months  
July 2014 $557 million
5%
$7,577 million
6%
July 2013 $533 million $7,128 million
     
Direct-to-Consumer Shipments » Month   12 Months  
July 2014 $61 million
9%
$1,674 million
10%
July 2013 $56 million $1,517 million
     
Winery Job Index » Month   12 Months  
July 2014 312
10%
222
19%
July 2013 283 187
     
 
MORE » Released on 08.15.2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Practical Winery & Vineyard Library
 
Search the PWV archive »
 
 

Direct To Consumer
Wine Shipping Report
2014
 
Download full report »
 
 

CALENDAR
  • August 29-31
     
    Sonoma Wine Country Weekend
     
  • August 30 - September 1
     
    Columbia Gorge Open House Weekend
     
  • September 5-6
     
    Windy City Wine Festival
     
  • September 11
     
    Women for WineSense "Women in Wine"
     
  • MORE »
 

READER COMMENTS
 
Article: Ledger David names first winemaker »
 
What a joy to have Kiley on the team! A lot of exciting things happening...
Reader: Guest
 
Article: Useful Spanish for Wine Harvest »
 
you misspelled "zona" under Loading Area
Reader: Guest
 
Article: Early 2014 Grape Harvest Begins »
 
Thanks for mentioning Temecula and the South Coast appellation in your article. It is great...
Reader: Guest
 
Article: Wineries May Lose Internet Domain Dispute »
 
All these arguments could be levied by any industry associated with any gTLD, new or...
Reader: Doug Barnett
 
Article: Wineries May Lose Internet Domain Dispute »
 
Do brands get hijacked now? Even though .wine does not yet exist, are there false...
Reader: Larry Chandler
 
 


Directory/Buyer's Guide — Your Wine Industry Marketplace
 
 
WINERY SEARCH
 
 
Advanced Search »
SUPPLIER SEARCH
   by Product
 by Company Name or Brand
 
Browse by Category »
2014 Directory/Buyer's Guide
The Wines & Vines Directory and Buyer's Guide
 
 
EXPANDED ONLINE SEARCH INCLUDED WITH PURCHASE
 
ORDER NOW »
 
LEARN MORE »
 
 
Wines & Vines Magazine
 
 
LEARN MORE »
 
SUBSCRIBE »
 
Digital Edition Now Available!
Wines & Vines Digital Edition Now Available
 
LEARN MORE »
 
ORDER NOW »
 
 
The Wines & Vines Online Marketing System
 
The Industry Standard winery marketing application
 
FREE LIVE DEMO »
 
VIEW VIDEO »
 
 
 
 
Latest Job Listings
 Harvest Help
 Sebastopol, CA
Winemaking and Production
 Customer Service Repre...
 San Rafael, CA
Sales and Marketing
 Business Development M...
 Santa Rosa, CA
Sales and Marketing
 Tasting Room Employee
 Healdsburg, CA
DTC, Tasting Room and Retai
 Central Region Manager
 Chicago, IL
Sales and Marketing
 Wine Educators
 Rutherford, CA
DTC, Tasting Room and Retai
 Wine & Spirits Sales C...
 Crested Butte, CO
Sales and Marketing
 Viticulturist
 Livermore, CA
Vineyards
 Order Processing Clerk
 Napa, CA
General Administration and
 Retail Sales Professio...
 San Francisco, CA
DTC, Tasting Room and Retai
 
More Job Listings >>
Follow Us On:
 
 





Home  |  About Us  |  Editors  |  Subscribe  |  Print Edition  |  Digital Edition

Advertise  |  Site Map  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy
 
 
Copyright © 2001-2014 by Wine Communications Group, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
No material may be reproduced without written permission of the Publisher.
Wines&Vines does not assume any responsibility for any unsolicited manuscripts or materials.