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Wineries pour efforts into targeting younger drinkers

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Wineries pour efforts into targeting younger drinkers

RicRios | Mar 1, 2013 10:52 AM

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi...

"American vintners are going after younger consumers to keep their industry growing as many of their best customers cut back as they near retirement age"
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"With many of their best customers nearing retirement age and starting to cut back, American vintners are going after younger consumers in a bid to keep their $33-billion industry growing.

That means more irreverent labels, easy drinking wines, singles events and laid-back tastings — all aimed at demystifying the elite atmosphere surrounding wine while grooming the next generation of oenophiles.
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It seems the article (and/or the industry) is equating "young" and "stupid".
I don't quite get it.

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