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Wine mystery doesn't hold water

July 17, 2013

The real mystery is not how they came to be there or even why $35 million (yes, that's $35 million) of wine will be flushed down the toilet or buried in landfill, it's why we only heard about it this week. How do you misplace that much wine without management knowing? Surely the chief bean counter should know, but he was quietly replaced last month with no explanation.