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Francis Ford Coppola
Wine cork makers seek to put a stop to declining sales
Wine cork makers seek to put a stop to declining sales

The world's wine cork producers want you to know they're sorry. Two hundred fifty years of market dominance may have left a whiff of complacency. They didn't always listen to your gripes about cork taint — that awkward moment when you pop open your prized cabernet and it smells like wet dog. ------------ FOR THE RECORD Wine corks: An article in the Dec. 7 Section A about the wine cork industry misspelled the name of the country's leading synthetic cork producer Nomacorc as Normacorc. ------------ And they paid dearly. Screw tops that once sealed only "niche" booze like Night Train now cap about 2 in every 10 bottles of table wine in the world, even...

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