February 2012

From the REPublic: Highway Robbery

February 15, 2012

Hoo Boy. Trade events held at accounts can go one of two ways to help or hinder our standing relationships with Winebuyer. It should be all good, right? I mean, we’re showcasing their business… we’re paying them for food or service… but many times there’s a bump or hiccup or a rash misunderstanding of the […]

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Wine Rep Stylin’: A Day On The Streets

February 13, 2012

Let’s take a little break from the whole Winebuyer bashing for some fashion/function/frivolity, shall we? So, there’s been a bit of talk here and there about Sommelier style recently, and being a lady (and a somewhat fashion obsessed lady at that) I couldn’t resist throwing in my two-cents on Wine Rep Stylin’. Seeing as I’m […]

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Cattle Call! Dear Wine Rep: a rebuttal

February 10, 2012

And here we have Winebuyer’s response to yesterday’s post. I’ll leave my comments below in the comments section for once since it’s Friday and it’s Winebuyer’s turn in the rotation, although this is clearly not the ¬†same winebuyer I was addressing my complaints to yesterday.¬† Cattle Call posts are reader-submitted. Dear Wine Rep, I understand […]

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Just a Teaspoon of Sugar…

February 9, 2012

Dear Winebuyer, Look, you’re really nice… and I can tell you work very hard at trying to be everyone’s friend. But I don’t need you to be my friend. I need you to be my Winebuyer. Every week I bring you a random smattering of wines that have nothing to do with any requests you […]

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