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It is not the first time, but the editorial sale of one of the most authoritative “voices” of world wine criticism makes news: Recurrent Ventures, a digital media company based in Miami, has acquired JancisRobinson.com, founded in 2000 as an independent publisher by the Master of Wine Jancis Robinson, one of the most prestigious and followed brands in the wine world, and which has expanded its subscriber base wine enthusiasts, who have access to over 200,000 wine reviews, a constant stream of articles and an exclusive version of “The Oxford Companion to Wine”, a veritable “encyclopedia” of wine, of which Robinson is the founder editor, in more than 80 countries around the world.
Self the sum is not known, reports “The Drinks Business”, it is, however, certain that the journalist Jancis Robinson will remain editor-in chief, continuing to oversee his team of over 15 associates around the world. “I am extremely proud of everything JancisRobinson.com has become – Robinson said – we need a bigger platform for the site to reach its full potential. This partnership will allow me to focus on what I like best: tasting and writing about wine ”.
The acquisition opens a new chapter for JancisRobinson.com, providing “the support, resources and experience the brand needs to grow without changing its editorial mission and integrity”, said Lance Johnson, CEO of Recurrent (whose portfolio includes 17 digital brands in the automotive, home, lifestyle, outdoor, science and technology industries, including Saveur, Domino & BobVila.com). By maintaining subscriber support, but expanding them as digital initiatives go hand in hand and updating the user-side experience.


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