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12 Oct 2004 by JR
Simon, UK wine trade: Just read your comments about Oddbins . I am sure you are right. When we were in the Cape we heard pretty much the same thing, that Oddbins have dumped all their small producers in favour of wines sourced from Distel because there is a big cross shareholding between Distel and Castel Fr è res (it might be interesting to investigate this). It's not just the ownership by a wine producer which is a problem. It's the dead hand of any French...

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