Cooperativa Vinícola Aurora received 59,300 tourists in the first 4 months of this year at the Matriz, Vale dos Vinhedos and Pinto Bandeira units, in Serra Gaúcha. In 2022, throughout the year, there were 241,800 people, twice the population of Bento Gonçalves, a sample of the progress of wine tourism in the region. The arrival of the Brazilian Wine Day, celebrated on the first Sunday of June, will certainly be an incentive in this direction. Aurora itself has a promotion until then in the e-commerce and in the three stores in Serra, offering 20% discount on wines and sparkling wines.
Pompeii’s 70th anniversary
In the year that completes seven decades of history and fashion, Lojas Pompéia takes another step in its expansion in Santa Catarina, opening on June 1st in Chapecó. The space, with about 770m2, offers the brand’s entire mix of products, with women’s, men’s and children’s fashion, footwear, beauty, as well as bed, table and bath products. The Chapecó store is the brand’s 89th, with 78 located in Rio Grande do Sul and 11 in Santa Catarina.
A study carried out by the Instituto de Governo Aberto and the startup Loft indicated progress in data transparency in Porto Alegre: the city pively provides (for those who ask) information such as the value of the square meter by zip code and neighborhood, unlike most capitals, but not yet makes active publicity like SP and BH do.
Housin Property Hall
In an unprecedented action, Housin Imobiliária 360, a Melnick Group company, expects to negotiate more than R$50 million in sales in the first edition of the Salão do Imóvel. Until May 31, those interested in buying properties in Porto Alegre and the metropolitan area will have discounts of up to 30%. Exclusively, it will be possible to negotiate directly with the 8 developers that make up the portfolio of Housin 360 partners.
Re-election at Ibraoliva
In an embly held this Tuesday (16), the Brazilian Institute of Olive Culture (Ibraoliva) re-elected current president Renato Fernandes by acclamation. He is the owner of the Vila do Segredo development, in Caçapava do Sul (RS). And one of his goals is to work with the state and federal governments to update national olive oil legislation.
AXXEL in Porto Alegre
AXXEL Telecom launched this week in Porto Alegre fiber optic internet services to the customer’s home. In the Capital there will be 540.7 thousand HPs (addresses) in more than 100 neighborhoods, with emphasis on Sarandi, Historic Center, Lomba do Pinheiro, Restinga and Menino Deus. AXXEL is present in 54 cities and has 2.29 million HPs. The company is expected to reach 294 cities by the end of 2023.
Solar energy throughout RS
Rio Grande do Sul has more than 242,500 operational photovoltaic solar energy connections, spread across 497 municipalities, or 100% of the 497 municipalities in the region. Currently, there are more than 322,500 electricity consumers who already have reduced electricity bills, greater autonomy and electrical reliability.
First year of Refúgio do Lago
Located in the heart of Redenção, Refúgio do Lago completes its first year of activity today. To commemorate the date, the gastronomic complex will have a special program to receive the public. The musicians Serginho Moah and Tonho Crocco will be the attractions on Thursday and Friday, respectively, at 8 pm. On Saturday, the space will have a special event for children, Refúgio Só Para Baixinhos. On Sunday, there will be a big screen for transmission of the clic Gre-Nal, which takes place at 18:30.