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Denbies lands in US ahead of Thanksgiving

England’s largest single wine estate Denbies is sending its first significant shipment of wine to the US, ahead of Thanksgiving this week.

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo staff vote for strike action

Staff at Diageo have voted to take industrial action in a dispute over pensions, which could impact its operations across Scotland, Northern Ireland and Cheshire in the run up to Christmas.

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Oddbins unleashes its inner chimp

Oddbins has launched its latest Christmas campaign which features a dozen anarchic chimpanzees taking over its stores.

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Whisky Exchange to sell £400k Macallan collection

The Whisky Exchange is to sell one of the largest collections of rare Macallan whiskies, which is valued at around £400,000.

Monday, November 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Morrisons leads on Black Friday booze

Morrisons is getting an early start on Black Friday this year with a selection of deals on booze, marking a departure from the usual big ticket items.

Monday, November 21st, 2016 No Comments »

SWA to appeal minimum unit price ruling

The Scotch Whisky Association has announced it will appeal the decision by the Scottish Court of Session to allow minimum unit pricing in Scotland to go-ahead.

Friday, November 18th, 2016 No Comments »

MPs call on government support for English wine

MPs have called on the government to give more practical support for the UK wine industry to allow it to compete on an international stage, following a debate in the House of Commons yesterday.

Friday, November 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Asda sales slump continues in 3Q

Asda’s woes continued as the the UK retailer saw weaker trading in its third quarter, with net sales falling for the ninth quarter in a row.

Friday, November 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Majestic to ‘consider pricing’ in New Year

Majestic has refused to rule out price increases in the New Year in the wake of falling sterling and currency fluctuation.

Thursday, November 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Majestic at ‘tipping point’ of returning to profit

Majestic has reinstated its dividend as a sign of confidence in its ability to deliver its £500m annual sales goal within three years – claiming to be at the tipping point of returning to profit.

Thursday, November 17th, 2016 No Comments »

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