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Clans solves the top issues that cause wine club churn

#1 Reason wine club members quit? They got wine they didn’t like. The same recommendation failure is inherently inaccurate for fulfilling the desires for selection and trying new wines. Offering “different” wines or a broader selection is useless without knowing which ones to send  

Beyond Genetics: How Saliva Affects Your Unique Way Of Experiencing Wine

Recommendation Insights has previously described the many ways that genetic variations determine any single individual’s wine taste experience: Inherited Taste Chaos Sabotages Recommendations. Now comes this very well-written article that expands that concept: Spit and image: How saliva customizes your wine tasting experience: “Not seeing eye to eye on a wine’s flavor isn’t just about […]

Next Glass: A Step In Solving Wine Rating’s Genetic Issues

NOTE: This article uses “wine” to avoid having to type “beer or wine” everywhere. But, unless noted otherwise, a reference to wine refers to both beer and wine. The Next Glass wine and beer selection app is a step toward more accurate wine recommendations, but faces several substantial hurdles on the path to accuracy, scalability […]

Recommendation News – Nov. 3, 2014

Corkz Update Extends Global Reach of the Wine Information App Pandora for beer? Vivino, Club W Use Tech To Help Wine Lovers Find Favorites Damned Experts! Damned “Know-Nothings!” … (Damn You, Consumers) Grade Inflation Is Killing The Value of Wine Reviews Discovering your own taste in wine beyond 100-point scores What’s 97 points between friends? […]