Top U.S. Charity Wine Auctions

High spirits and innovation mark the 2016 live events, despite revenue dips
Apr 30, 2017

After several years of growth for the highest-earning charity wine auctions in the United States, revenues decreased in 2016, with live-auction bids reaching $33 million, compared with $36.9 million in 2015. Wine Spectator's Victoria Sadosky reports.

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