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Saturday 6 February 2016

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Craft beer now 30% of Costco’s beer sales

US retail giant Costco has announced that craft beer now accounts for 30% of the company’s total beer sales.

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013 1 Comment »

‘Perfect’ Penfolds Grange sparks price war

A price war is raging among retailers in Australia over the 2008 vintage of Penfolds Grange, which received a perfect 100-point score from The Wine Advocate.

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013 No Comments »

Top 50 most powerful women in wine: 10-1

Our final instalment reveals the top 10 most powerful women in wine. Can you guess who took the top spot?

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 30 Comments »

Costco to sell high-end wine in UK

The world’s largest wine retailer, Costco, is branching out into the UK market, having launched a UK website selling high-end wines and spirits.

Monday, November 5th, 2012 3 Comments »

“Wine is no different than toilet paper”

One of the most powerful wine buyers in the world, Annette Alvarez-Peters of Costco, has slammed wine as “just a beverage” and “no different than toilet paper.”

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 14 Comments »

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