Market Watch: Hybrid Retail Concept Debuts in Florida

Offering a wide product selection, two in-store bars and a catering kitchen, Paradise Wine opened in October in Naples, Florida. The new concept from real estate executives Leigh Benoliel and Blaine East combines retail sales with additional amenities, such as sommelier consultations, a private event space and a rotating schedule of tastings and classes. “It’s a full-service scenario different from...

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Millennials & Wine

The majority of millennials have now reached legal drinking age, and their preferences are getting lots of attention from wine producers all over the world. A quick glance at most bar and restaurant wine lists, however, shows that for the most part, on-premises operators are still using the same old...

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Shanken News Daily News Brief

A new beverage alcohol retail concept, Paradise Wine, will debut its full-service flagship store in Naples, Florida this summer. The 12,000-square-foot location will offer a selection of 3,000 wines, 800 craft beers and 1,200 spirits in addition to a gourmet cheese and charcuterie section, a humidor and tasting bars featuring...

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Naples Daily News In the Know: Paradise Wine to debut in North Naples

Two bars will be just a small part of a new wine retailer’s flagship store planned to open this summer in North Naples, but they provide an upscale attraction. Paradise Wine is targeted to open during the Fourth of July weekend in The Pavilion shopping center, located on the northwest...

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