Amazon.com to Start Selling Wine

Largest online retailer stands to have significant impact on Internet wine sales
Daniel Sogg
Issue: November 15, 2008

The 800-pound gorilla is jumping into the wine business. Amazon.com is launching a new Web site devoted to wine. Consumers in 25 states, constituting three-quarters of the U.S. population, will be able to buy wines at the site by mid autumn, with expansion to other states in the works.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 20, 2008.

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