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The Top 10 Stories of 2012

December 2012
 
by Jim Gordon
 
Wines & Vines is committed to professional news reporting. You can tell by the posting of original wine industry news articles written by our own editorial team every business day. We have reported 250 or more headline stories every year since 2007. What follows are what I believe to be the top 10 news stories or themes of 2012 in terms of their overall effect on our readers.
 

 
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