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Saturday 5 September 2015

UK

Top 10 wines in the UK press

A “rich and exotic” Argentine Pinot Grigio, “super-charged” pink Cava and a smattering of German Rieslings were the pick of the bunch in the UK press this week.

Monday, July 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Diageo needs to ‘show direction’

When Ivan Menezes unveils Diageo’s results at the end of this month, investors and analysts will be more interested in what he has to say about the group’s direction than its achievements in the past 12 months.

Monday, July 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Government spent £70K on wine last year

The UK government splashed out over £70,000 on replenishing its wine cellar last year, with spending up 15% on 2013.

Friday, July 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Sales fizz at Matthew Clark

High end Prosecco and English sparkling wine have helped to drive a 40% year-on year uplift in fizz sales at Matthew Clark, one of the UK’s largest on-trade suppliers.

Friday, July 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Lidl sets sights on expansion

After Scotch whisky helped Lidl to achieve record UK sales of more than £4 billion in 2014, the discount retailer has signalled plans for further growth in this market.

Thursday, July 16th, 2015 1 Comment »

Accolade lists top three UK on-trade wines

Wine brands Stowells, Jack Rabbit and Hardys are the current top three most popular wines in the UK on-trade, according to the latest report by CGA Strategy.

Thursday, July 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Squirrel ‘drunk’ on beer runs amok

A squirrel broke into a private members’ club, drank from its beer tap and proceeded to cause hundreds of pounds worth of damage.

Thursday, July 16th, 2015 No Comments »

UK living wage could force pub closures

Pub bosses have warned that the UK government’s plans to introduce a national living wage could force pub closures and job losses.

Thursday, July 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Boutinot bolsters on-trade and indie offer

Boutinot has teamed up with Spanish producer Bodegas Murviedro to create a new entry level offering for the UK on-trade and independent sectors.

Thursday, July 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Wine educators reveal best value buys

The Association of Wine Educators has launched an initiative designed to help consumers to get better value for money from their wine choices.

Thursday, July 16th, 2015 No Comments »

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