June 15, 1999 Battle Over Chateau d'Yquem Ends With LVMH as New Owner For more than two years, the two men had been bitter adversaries. But in mid-April, Bernard Arnault, LVMH's acquisition-driven CEO, flew to Bordeaux and dined at Chateau d'Yquem with its longtime director, Count Alexandre de Lur Saluces.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands June 15, 1999.
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