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CCA is an independent creative marketing firm that employs traditional public relations and new media strategies to assist companies, organizations and non-profits in the creation, development and marketing of interesting and compelling brands. Recognized as one of the most effective PR firms in the wine industry, we have an exceptional track record of promoting products in the gourmet, natural and organic food and beverage categories, from wine and tea to top shelf spirits and luxury goods. We consider ourselves fortunate to work with clients who share our philosophy of social responsibility in work and everyday life.

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Wines of Uruguay 2nd Annual U.S. Trade Tour
Wines of Uruguay 2nd Annual U.S. Trade Tour   Sixteen member wineries of Wines of Uruguay (WoU), an association focused on i...
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The Juice

Can't Afford Bordeaux? Try New World Cabernet Sauvignons
If you don't want to pay Bordeaux's high prices, Wall Street Journal wine columnist Will Lyons suggests looking at Napa and Australia.
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All the Swirl

All you need is HOPE.
As I get ready to see Sir Paul McCartney’s last concert in San Francisco at Candlestick Park next week, I am singing classic Beatles songs daily resonating with the lyrics that defined my youth.  I love the simplicity of Lennon & McCartney’s words, reminding us in this techno age to keep it simple.  Simple was the way life in Rikuzentakata City in Japan leading up to March 11th of 2011.  That morning a 9.0 earthquake devastated the region, causing a tsunami that decimated the entire city including the Suisen Shuzo saké brewery that was established there in 1944.  The kura was reduced to rubble and seven employees lost their lives that day along with thousands of residents along the coastline.
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