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News Briefs for December 1, 2016

•As part of its ongoing Top 100 Wines of 2016 celebration, Wine Spectator has unveiled its number-six and number-five wines of the year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 1, 2016

BevMo Intensifies Focus On Premiumization, Localization Trends

Concord, California-based retail chain BevMo recently opened its 160th location in Lafayette, California, marking a significant expansion from about 130 stores three years ago. Last year, BevMo, which operates in the Washington and Arizona markets in addition to the Golden State, named Albertsons Safeway veteran Dimitri Haloulos as CEO. In this exclusive interview with SND senior editor Daniel Marsteller, Haloulos discusses BevMo’s new store format—which aims for a more local, premium feel—as well as private label strategy, e-commerce opportunities and other topics. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 8, 2016

News Briefs for June 17, 2016

•Total Wine & More is relocating its Newport News, Virginia location to a larger space this summer, reports the Daily Press. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 17, 2016

BevMo Sued For Alleged “Bait-And-Switch” Tactics On Wine Ratings

Chain retailer BevMo has been hit with a class-action lawsuit that alleges “bait-and-switch” signage tactics. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 4, 2016

News Briefs for March 14, 2016

•California-based importer Accolade Brands is adding the wines of Italy’s Casal Thaulero to its portfolio. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 14, 2016

Interview, Part 2: BevMo’s Senior Vice President For Wine, Bob Paulinski

In this second part of our interview with BevMo senior vice president for wine Bob Paulinski, the retail executive offers his views on pricing and demographic trends that are shaping the business. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 28, 2015

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