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News Briefs for March 21, 2017

•Online retailer Amazon has launched two-hour wine, beer and spirits deliveries on its Alexa voice shopping platform in select cities. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 21, 2017

From Online Retail To On-Premise Hospitality: Amazon, Danny Meyer Address Impact Seminar

Speaking at the 41st Annual Impact Marketing Seminar in New York City recently, Amazon executive Mike Miller discussed “Amazon’s Strategy for the Wine Market of Tomorrow.” Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 17, 2017

Mobile Delivery Provider Drync Now Customizing Its Concept For Retailers

Expanding on its original mission, mobile drinks delivery provider Drync is now creating customized apps for its retail clients. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 29, 2016

Surdyk’s On The State Of The Minnesota Market

The Surdyk family, which has been selling beverage alcohol in the Minneapolis market since 1934, is in the midst of a transition to a fourth generation of leadership as Jim Surdyk, CEO since 1988, cedes more day-to-day responsibility to his three children—triplets Melissa, Taylor and Molly, age 30. SND recently sat down with Jim Surdyk and family, as well as general manager Steven Wilk, at Surdyk’s, the single-unit 12,000-square-foot store on Minneapolis’s northeast side, to discuss the local retailing scene. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 1, 2016

News Briefs for February 5, 2016

•Amazon has extended its Prime Now alcohol delivery service to the San Diego market, joining New York and Seattle. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 5, 2016

Wine Spectator: Wine Delivery? There’s More Than One App For That

Before 2005, most Americans could legally have wine sent to their homes either from wineries located in their state or not at all. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 22, 2015

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