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Mario Batali's Eataly Forced to Close Wine Store for Six Months
Legal

Mario Batali's Eataly Forced to Close Wine Store for Six Months

Eataly violated a code that prohibits businesses from concurrently operating a wine store while importing or manufacturing one's own wines.
Geoff Weiss
Would You Buy a $39,700 Bottle of Wine? Someone Did.
Entrepreneurs

Would You Buy a $39,700 Bottle of Wine? Someone Did.

A case of 1978 Romanée-Conti Grand Cru sold for $476,280 -- or about $39,700 a bottle -- on Saturday, making it one of the most expensive cases ever auctioned.
Robert Frank
Pushing Ahead With Classy Makeover, 7-Eleven Sells Fine Wine
Franchises

Pushing Ahead With Classy Makeover, 7-Eleven Sells Fine Wine

A month after introducing healthier snacks to its stores, 7-Eleven has added pricey wines to its shelves in the hopes of attracting a younger crowd.
Kate Taylor
Wining and Dining to Grow Your Business and Brand
Marketing

Wining and Dining to Grow Your Business and Brand

How to create memorable events that entertain, impress and retain clients and customers.
Eddie Osterland
How Gary Vaynerchuk Went from 'America's Wine Guy' to Business Expert
Marketing

How Gary Vaynerchuk Went from 'America's Wine Guy' to Business Expert

The serial entrepreneur and business author talks about his struggle to recast his personal brand.
Laura Lorber
Gary Vaynerchuk on Storytelling to Build a Brand
Marketing

Gary Vaynerchuk on Storytelling to Build a Brand

The serial entrepreneur shares how his ability to tell a story led to his success.
An Entrepreneur's Life: Gary Vaynerchuk
Entrepreneurs

An Entrepreneur's Life: Gary Vaynerchuk

Social media expert Gary Vaynerchuk talks about his life and dreams as an entrepreneur.
Laura Lorber
Willamette Valley Vineyards Offers Complex, Heady Oregon Blend
Entrepreneurs

Willamette Valley Vineyards Offers Complex, Heady Oregon Blend

This historic vineyard distills the essence of the Beaver State in its acclaimed Pinot Noir and other cool-climate varietals.
J. Lohr Educates and Pleases Wine Lovers
Entrepreneurs

J. Lohr Educates and Pleases Wine Lovers

J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines gives devotees of California wine a chance to learn more about it -- and, of course, to savor plenty of it.
How an Online Wine Seller Uncorked New Cash
Starting a Business

How an Online Wine Seller Uncorked New Cash

Lot18 proves funding options are not dry for wine businesses.
Kara Ohngren Prior
Wine Lovers Design a Lid to Keep Out Bugs
Starting a Business

Wine Lovers Design a Lid to Keep Out Bugs

Hats off to Greg and Renee Plumlee, the creators of BevHat, a mesh cover designed to keep insects out of drinks. From our Wacky Ideas That Just Might Fly file.
Michelle Juergen
How One Small Company Is Using QR Codes
Marketing

How One Small Company Is Using QR Codes

Why startups like Sacre Bleu believe quick response codes to extend its branding and deliver information at the point of sale. Are QR codes the next big thing in mobile marketing?
Jason Ankeny
The Art of Growing Wine
Entrepreneurs

The Art of Growing Wine

Tony Soter of Etude Wines believes great wines are grown and not made. Here, a look at how this winery masters the craft of winegrowing.
Stags' Leap -- A Majestic Estate in Napa Valley
Entrepreneurs

Stags' Leap -- A Majestic Estate in Napa Valley

The 'valley within a valley' terroir is singular, making for a superlative wine.