The owner of Premier Cru purchased much of his fine wine on the gray market.
Customers confront owner of bankrupt wine store
John Fox, the embattled co-owner of Premier Cru, faced some of his long-time customers at a creditors’ hearing in Oakland.
FBI is investigating whether Premier Cru ran a Ponzi scheme
In December 2011, John Fox was all smiles as he held large scissors to cut the ribbon for the grand opening of Premier Cru’s new retail store at 1011 University Ave. Photo: Premier Cru In December 2011, John Fox was all smiles as he held large scissors to cut the ribbon for the grand opening […]
Berkeley’s Premier Cru paid its tech staffer in wine
As the Chapter 7 bankruptcy case of the Berkeley wine store winds its way through court, significant details emerge about its operations.