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Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on April 22, 2015

With the absence of an auction watch last week we’re a little behind the times; however, it’s well worth reviewing the April Scotch Whisky Auctions sale. There were indeed some…

Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on April 7, 2015

An £11,400 loss on the sale of one bottle of whisky. Take into account 10% plus VAT sellers commission and the retail to auction crystallised loss is £13,212, or -49.86%.

Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on March 25, 2015

Over the years, I’ve been stopped by the police and breathalysed… maybe twice. Had I failed to give a sample of breath at the roadside, I would have committed an offence. I would…

Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on March 17, 2015

Whisky-Online Auctions (W-OA) have positioned themselves as market leaders in unearthing exceptional rarities as well as providing every-day drinkers. That’s not to say other…

Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on March 10, 2015

Yes, I blinked and yes, February was over. I blinked again and we’re on the 10th of March… I started this auction watch on the 2nd!

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