This is why it is great to work for a small distributor; I get to see the rich get richer. Click on the title of this post to link to a glimpse into consolidation in the wine distribution business in Washington.
(Gee, I like to think my buyers like me, or at least tolerate my presence. I am so naive! Have you seen my dog-and-pony show? It’s highly original and entertaining; it actually involves real dogs and ponys)