In March of 2009 Calgary’s WineCollective tackled the challenge of building an online educational wine club in Alberta.

Two years later the founders had developed a proprietary technology that allows them to inventory wine, enable community rankings and integrates essential back-end features such as logistics, accounting and operational supply issues. And now they’re able to ship anywhere in Alberta.

Thanks to years of battling legalities in the wine industry reminiscent of prohibition, they see a LOT of value in the platform they have built for WineCollective. And they’re making it available to wineries globally who need a custom-built solution to solve e-commerce.

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