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Archive for 2010

Diageo seeks Middle East boom

Diageo is looking to double its sales in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) over the next five years as part of a focus on new emerging markets.

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 No Comments »

Shoppers baulk at online retail charges

Wine shoppers are shying away from ordering online because they believe it is too expensive and refuse to pay for deliveries, according to a survey for the Wine and Spirit Trade Association.

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 No Comments »

Weather threatens Christmas wine deliveries

Wine delivery firms are gearing up for a battle with the elements to ensure all Christmas delivery commitments are met as Britain prepares for a fresh onslaught of snow and ice.

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 No Comments »

Patron pops up in Harvey Nicks

Patrón Tequila is celebrating the final countdown to Christmas with the launch of its latest bar installation project, The Patrón Silver Bauble Bar, in the menswear section of Harvey Nichols in London.

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 No Comments »

Orchid goes 3D

The Orchid Group has begun installing Sky+HD across all 300 of its pubs and restaurants. The £3.6 million investment will see the group fulfil its “sport for all” plan by January 2011.

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 No Comments »

Basso crowned best in Europe

Swiss sommelier Paolo Basso has been named Best Sommelier of Europe 2010 in a nerve-wracking final when he pipped the French and Italian finalists to the post.

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 No Comments »

Doom Bar booms

Sharp’s Brewery has announced ambitious plans for its flagship brand, Doom Bar, after sales increased by 51% on 2009.

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 No Comments »

D&D agrees Leeds restaurant deal

D&D London has agreed a deal to open two restaurants within the new Trinity Leeds shopping development, currently under development in the northern English city centre.

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 No Comments »

New Battersea oyster bar and brasserie

Bennett Oyster Bar, Brasserie & Wine Store promises a classy dining option south of the river Thames when it opens in Battersea Square, London, next February.

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 No Comments »

Luxury hotel to open by Tower of London

A new luxury hotel near the Tower of London is being planned following the £100 million purchase of 10 Trinity Square by a Far Eastern consortium.

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 No Comments »

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