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    Champagne Sales Increase

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    What goes “pop” and is on pace to sell around 340 million bottles this year? With sales already up 15 percent from last year, the champagne industry is readying for a huge holiday season. The industry fell drastically in 2008 and 2009 when the financial crisis began and forced champagne makers to cut production. But not all forecasts are bubbly: the euro crisis may put a serious damper on general celebrations—and pocketbooks.

    Read it at Wall Street Journal