Friday, December 12, 2008
Wednesday, December 3, 2008
wine." said Kathy Micken, professor of marketing at University of Arkansas, Bentonville. "However, branding will be very important." may not be inclined to put a bottle of the Wal-Mart brand into their shopping carts, but "There is a market for inexpensive
Customer surveys were conducted to determine the most attractive name for the Wal-Mart wine brand. The top surveyed names in order of popularity were:
- Chateau Traileur Parc
- White Trashfindel
- Big Red Gulp
- World Championship Riesling
- Chef Boyardeaux
- Peanut Noir
- I Can't Believe it's not Vinegar
- Grape Expectations
- Nasti Spumante
The beauty of Wal-Mart wine is that it can be served with either white meat (Possum) or red meat (Squirrel).
Monday, December 1, 2008
After the Thanksgiving Holiday shared with family ad friends its time to buckle down and get back to work. Despite the new news that were in a recession, like we didn't know that already. I'm not letting that get me down. People are still going to drink wine, still going to shop. Just going to use more caution.
So, back to work we need to go. If unfortunate times have fallen on you and your family, keep smiling, be proactive rather than reactive.
Monday, November 17, 2008
The busiest 3 months of the year. Time to sell sell sell. Clear out the warehouse, get ready for new vintages and new wines.
Time for optimism. time for good will and most of all time spent with family and friends.
I know what I'll be enjoying with family and friends this OND season, Food, Wine and Fellowship.
So turn that frown upside down, stop in to your favorite restaurant, fine wine shop, club house and pop a cork or two and enjoy.