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Domaine de Grand Pre 2

In this multimedia case, Jurg Stutz winemaker at Domaine de Grand Pre addresses the issue of wine bottle corks. Traditionally in the wine industry, wineries used natural corks. Recently challenges have arisen that are associated with natural corks and as a result numerous alternatives are now available on the market. The question is now what should Jurg do, stick with natural corks or change to an alternative?

Interviewee

Jurg Stutz

Company

Industry

Business Activity

Domaine de Grand Pre 

Wine

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

Headquarters

Wolfville, Canada

Size

Small

Employees

Fewer than 25

Less than $1 million

Yearly Revenue

Private Company

Type of Entity

Subject

Human Resource Management

Level of Difficulty

Medium

Enhance wine bottling knowledge

Teaching Objectives

Keywords

Wine Corks

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