Reducing the stress of dealing with a restaurant wine list. Are wine labels worthy of the term, “art?” Continued good news from the Jura, not so good news from Jay Z’s Champagne empire. Is value investing in publicly traded wine … Continue reading
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If you keep ‘em friendly, contests and competitions can generate a lot of buzz for your shop and a lot of excitement amongst your marketing audience.
It might be time to re-evaluate the labels in your shop – even tradition-bound Bordeaux is making an effort to keep up with the times.
The future of wine packaging, stocking (one of) the world’s biggest wine shops, the kings of per capita consumption, and wine news from Sicily and Texas.
This week, we look to Italy for both legs of our food and wine pairing.
This week we dig through some older materials that didn’t make it to the top of the pile even though they deserved to. Your wine shop customers will definitely get a kick out of these stories about stamps, corks, predators, … Continue reading
We all know that it’s easier to help customers who have a basic working knowledge of wine. What are the basics you consider essential? And what are you doing about making sure your customers know them?
On Tuesdays, we normally offer business tips for running your wine shop business. But in honor of Valentine’s Day, we’re going slightly off script.
China’s outsize influence on wine pricing, Ebay’s expanded wine offerings, wine’s place in a beer world, and the wild wine west …
With winter weather having its way with much of the country today, and people just generally being over winter by this point in February, we offer two approaches to dealing with it: embracing or denying.