The Big Money, Small Business Balance

Economies of scale in Napa

The Big Money, Small Business Balance
Senior editor Mitch Frank says that some wineries are quietly carrying on the family model, despite the increasing dominance of large corporations in the wine world. (Deepix Studio)
From the Dec 15, 2022, issue

Many winery sales have made the news recently, most in 2022 alone. Somehow, in an economy still recovering from a pandemic and grappling with high inflation, there were high-dollar transactions to be made. Yet many wineries are quietly carrying on the family model in an industry increasingly dominated by large corporations. Senior editor Mitch Frank analyzes the playing field. 

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