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Stop! Market does not replace corky wine

by SemionL » Fri Jun 28, 2013 7:31 am

Stop! Market does not replace corky wine. Actually, they claim they doesn't accept any wine back.
They have Valbuena and Tignanello on shelves, like it was real wine store, they even have a person
who is responsible for wine department, but they doesn't replace corky wine.
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Re: Stop! Market does not replace corky wine

by Craig Winchell » Fri Jun 28, 2013 9:22 am

If you have a problem with a retailer, your choice is not to purchase there again, or tell the management about the problem, find an acceptable solution, and then purchase there again.
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Re: Stop! Market does not replace corky wine

by Daniel Kovnat » Fri Jul 05, 2013 12:51 pm

If you purchased a wine made in Israel by one of our many wineries, just call the winery, explain the problem, and they will almost certainly send you a replacement bottle. This has happened to me several times. The grocery stores that have wine departments, generally are ignorant, non-consumer oriented, and are just ornery. If you have purchased an imported wine, well,,,,,,,good luck. My advice is stick to our wines of Israel. IMHO, they are tough to beat and there is such a variety, that they can satisfy just about any taste.

Shabat Shalom to all.

It feels good to be back after an absence of more than half a year. :D
Come on over to read about my experience tasting wines produced in Israel at http://www.israelwinetaster.com
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Re: Stop! Market does not replace corky wine

by Gabriel Geller » Sat Jul 06, 2013 4:13 pm

Hi Dan, great to have you back!

All the best,

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Re: Stop! Market does not replace corky wine

by SemionL » Sun Jul 28, 2013 6:53 am

This forum is great!
After intervention of respected forum member Alek W, the store
agreed to reimburse this corky bottle. Thanks again, Alek W!
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Re: Stop! Market does not replace corky wine

by Daniel Kovnat » Mon Jul 29, 2013 1:41 pm

SemionL wrote:This forum is great!
After intervention of respected forum member Alek W, the store
agreed to reimburse this corky bottle. Thanks again, Alek W!


Who is this Alek W person? What kind of influence does he have? Alek---come to the fore! Make yourself known to all!
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Re: Stop! Market does not replace corky wine

by Alek W » Tue Jul 30, 2013 6:47 am

Daniel Kovnat wrote:
Who is this Alek W person? What kind of influence does he have? Alek---come to the fore! Make yourself known to all!


No influence at all, just happen to chat with the store manager weekly.
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Re: Stop! Market does not replace corky wine

by Alexander F » Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:11 pm

Daniel Kovnat wrote:My advice is stick to our wines of Israel. IMHO, they are tough to beat and there is such a variety, that they can satisfy just about any taste.

Daniel,
You can't be serious bout that. I volunteer to check if the aforementioned Valbuena and Tignanello are not corky too. Anytime. :lol:
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Re: Stop! Market does not replace corky wine

by Adam M » Tue Aug 27, 2013 4:03 pm

It is so dumb not to replace the bottle for you. I'm glad reasonable minds prevailed.

And I think that it is fair game to post the name of the merchant on this forum provided that you have exhausted all reasonable avenues to obtain a replacement, including warning the merchant that you are prepared to post your experience on this forum.

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