Missed opportunities for Allied as Montana fiasco concludes

By David Robertson | 4 May 2001

It is the beginning of the end of the battle for Montana. David Robertson gives an exclusive insight into the extraordinary events that led up to Allied's failure to seize control of the winemaker, which have raised serious doubts over its strategic prudence.

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It is the beginning of the end of the battle for Montana. David Robertson gives an exclusive insight into the extraordinary events that led up to Allied's failure to seize control of the winemaker, which have raised serious doubts over its strategic prudence.

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