Amazon to Try Wine, Again

Wednesday, 3 October, 2012
Tim Fish, Wine Spectator
Web retail giant meeting with wineries, planning new “wine marketplace”.
The third time might be the charm. Retail giant Amazon is making preparations to sell wine on the Internet later this year. 

Amazon representatives have been meeting with West Coast wineries this week about the company’s new Wine Marketplace. Amazon is requiring participants to sign a non-disclosure agreement, so the specifics are still hush-hush. Craig Berman, Amazon’s vice president of global communications, declined comment, saying only, “We’ve made no announcement about this.” 

Numerous Napa, Sonoma and Washington wineries were contacted, but their staffers said they were aware of Amazon’s plans but knew... read on 


Amazon to Try Wine, Again.
Amazon to Try Wine, Again.

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