Allied's poker face may cost it dear

By just-drinks.com editorial team | 29 September 2003

The battle for Peter Lehmann Wines promises to be one of the most intriguing takeovers in recent drinks industry history. Coloured with a spiraling price tag and bruising rhetoric, the end to this story is almost impossible to predict. Chris Brook-Carter wonders how far Allied Domecq's nerve will hold.

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The battle for Peter Lehmann Wines promises to be one of the most intriguing takeovers in recent drinks industry history. Coloured with a spiraling price tag and bruising rhetoric, the end to this story is almost impossible to predict. Chris Brook-Carter wonders how far Allied Domecq's nerve will hold.

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