Wines & Vines Home
   
 
Welcome Guest
LOGIN |  CREATE ACCOUNT
 
 

Technology

 

Product News

March 2012
 
by Andrew Adams
 
 
Thermometer uses infrared technology
The DeltaTrak TCT thermometer is a dual-function thermometer that combines safe, non-contact surface temperature readings using infrared technology. Details: deltatrak.com.

New wine rack from WAG
The Wine Appreciation Guild is introducing new wine rack cube modules: easy-to-assemble storage units that can be tailored to your taste and space. Details: wineappreciation.com.

Innerstave releases new barrel alternative
The Binsert is a lightweight, stainless steel fixture that holds 20 Innerstave oak staves in an ordinary half-ton plastic bin. Details: innerstave.com.

Barrel certificate of quality from T.W. Boswell
T.W. Boswell debuts Grain Recognition Technology (GRT), which scans and records the growth rings of every stave. Details: twboswell.com.

New low-profile conveyor stand
Conveyor Technologies’ new Advanced Aluminum Conveyor Stand introduces user-friendly wide-stance leveling pads for increased stability. Details: conveyortechltd.com.

Criveller develops auto sorter
Criveller collaborated with Milani of Italy to create an automatic grape-sorting system that consists of two tables in one, with multifunction achieved while the grapes are passing through. Details: criveller.com.

Vacuum wine preserver from Bluecell
This compact wine vacuum features an easy-to-read LCD screen display that indicates seal status, wine temperature and storage time counter. Details: winetool.cc.

Dion Label installs shrink-sleeve printing
Dion Label recently installed shrink-sleeve seaming, a 360º tube that shrinks with heat or steam to fit around containers. Details: dionlabel.com.

Select 100 closure seals age
Nomacorc’s newest closure, engineered with a patented, two-phased oxygen management control, is well suited for wines requiring extended aging. Details: nomacorc.com.

Airpag premieres new packaging to U.S. market
Air-inflated wine packaging from Shenzhen Airpag Technology Co. offers waterproof, humidity-resistant plastic packaging that is safe for travel. Details: airpag.com.

New Fasson labels from Avery Dennison
Each of the paper facestocks is paired with the Fasson S100R washable adhesive and a recyclable liner made of PET material. Details: averydennison.com.

New wine-by-the-glass dispenser
The new dispensing system from Emerald Wine Systems uses vacuum-pump technology that helps reduce waste, eliminate excess packaging and lower freight costs. Details: emeraldws.com.

G3 introduces GTREE sustainable labels
G3 Enterprises is now offering GTREE, an environmentally sustainable, high-performance wine label paper developed for use on all bottling lines. Details: g3enterprises.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  
September 2014 $575 million
5%
$7,743 million
6%
September 2013 $550 million $7,311 million
     
Direct-to-Consumer Shipments » Month   12 Months  
September 2014 $163 million
16%
$1,708 million
11%
September 2013 $141 million $1,538 million
     
Winery Job Index » Month   12 Months  
September 2014 166
14%
226
18%
September 2013 145 192
     
 
MORE » Released on 10.15.2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Practical Winery & Vineyard Library
 
Search the PWV archive »
 
 

Direct To Consumer
Wine Shipping Report
2014
 
Download full report »
 
 

CALENDAR
  • October 26
     
    Pinot on the River
     
  • November 1-2
     
    A Wine & Food Affair
     
  • November 1-2
     
    Temecula Harvest Celebration Barrel Tasting
     
  • November 5
     
    Single Vineyard Night
     
  • MORE »
 

READER COMMENTS
 
Article: Tasting Wine From PD-Resistant Grapes »
 
Congratulations Andy! Lots of grapebreeders and southern growers will be looking through the catalogs. i...
Reader: Guest
 
Article: The 'Sideways' Effect »
 
Thank you for this research that confirms what many thought about the pinot noir effect....
Reader: Guest
 
Article: Fine for Volunteer Labor Makes Wineries Wary »
 
This is so incredibly asinine. And my taxes go to help fund these over-reaches? No...
Reader: Philburtonj
 
Article: Paso Winegrowers Back on TTB Track »
 
Unfortunately, they will be named Drought sinkhole #1, #2, #3, etc. Really, 11 different flavor profiles...
Reader: Donn Rutkoff
 
Article: Optimization of limited water resources in irrigated vineyards »
 
Very interesting article! Sap flow monitoring was in the past mostly used for research but...
Reader: Virginie Scoarnec
 
 


Directory/Buyer's Guide — Your Wine Industry Marketplace
 
 
WINERY SEARCH
 
 
Advanced Search »
SUPPLIER SEARCH
   by Product
 by Company Name or Brand
 
Browse by Category »
2015 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
 Northeast Manager
 Boston, MA
Sales and Marketing
 Hospitality Assistant
 Sonoma, CA
DTC, Tasting Room and Retai
 Retail Wine Mgmt & Ful...
 Baltimore County, MD
Sales and Marketing
 Fine Wine Sales
 Ny, NY
Sales and Marketing
 It/Operations Manager
 Napa, CA
General Administration and
 It Assistant
 Napa, CA
General Administration and
 Shipping & Receiving C...
 Napa, CA
DTC, Tasting Room and Retai
 Consumer Sales Coordin...
 Healdsburg, CA
DTC, Tasting Room and Retai
 Tasting Room Lead
 Hendersonville, NC
DTC, Tasting Room and Retai
 Bottling Supervisor - ...
 Woodinville, WA
Winemaking and Production
 
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.