M Imports has announced the addition of historic, family-owned José Maria da Fonseca winery to their portfolio with the brands Lancers, Periquita, Domini and Alambre Moscatel de Setúbal.
Founded in 2005, M Imports is an importer of national scope, with a network of wholesale distribution partners across the United States. The company markets more than 60 wines from three continents, 13 appellations and 11 wineries to major retail chains, independent retailers and restaurant customers.
M Imports is the new US Importer for Jose Maria da Fonseca’s iconic brands Lancers, Periquita, Domini and Alambre Moscatel,
“M Imports is very excited to partner with the Soares Franco family and José Maria da Fonseca winery to drive growth for their iconic brands in the USA,” said Mark Macedonio, CEO of M Imports, LLC. “The future of the José Maria da Fonseca Lancers, Periquita, Domini and Alambre brands has never been brighter. New packaging, powerful marketing and innovative new items will excite the trade and consumers as we move forward.”
António Maria Soares Franco, Executive Board Member and member of the 7th generation of the family commented, “It is with great enthusiasm that we start this partnership with M Imports, which encompasses two of our most historic brands worldwide and with such a great history in the US market, Lancers and Periquita. We’ve been following closely the great work that Mark Macedonio and his team have been doing with Portuguese wines. His passion and enthusiasm give us confidence that we will achieve all the goals we have set up with this new partnership. José Maria da Fonseca has the strong ambition to grow its business in the US in a significant way, following the strong evolution of the Portuguese category in the last few years.”