STORES TOAST SPRING WITH WINE PROMOTIONS

Retailers are toasting spring this year by coupling wine with items like cheese, olive oil and flowers.Last month, Publix Super Markets, Lakeland, Fla., and Winn-Dixie Stores, Jacksonville, Fla., began one such cross-merchandising program with Robert Mondavi wines. Both retailers will continue these promotions through the first week of next month.Meanwhile, Ralphs, Gelson's, Vons, Lucky, Albertson's,

Retailers are toasting spring this year by coupling wine with items like cheese, olive oil and flowers.

Last month, Publix Super Markets, Lakeland, Fla., and Winn-Dixie Stores, Jacksonville, Fla., began one such cross-merchandising program with Robert Mondavi wines. Both retailers will continue these promotions through the first week of next month.

Meanwhile, Ralphs, Gelson's, Vons, Lucky, Albertson's, Raley's, Safeway and Andronico's stores have been selling wines from Santa

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