27 January 2011

Innovating in the French wine industry

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Wine by one
How does an entrepreneur successfully introduce innovation to a gastronomic tradition that is a cornerstone of French culture and identity?

Stéphane Girard, who graduated from the prestigious Bordeaux Wine School in 2004, has launched a modern concept in wine degustation to make understanding viniculture more accessible by placing the individual’s discovery of wine at the center of the experience.

“Imagine that you purchased a bottle or glass of wine, not because the label was attractive or you had read about it in a magazine, but because you had tasted it and found it pleasing. WINE by ONE facilitates that experience through its three-in-one concept of a wine bar, store, and club in a single location.”

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