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Friday 9 December 2016 loc: GB

UK

Portman Group boss moves to NGO

Henry Ashworth, the chief executive of the alcohol marketing regulator, the Portman Group, is quitting the organization to take up a role with the International Alliance for Responsible Drinking.

Thursday, October 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Simpsons opens new winery

Kent-based winery Simpsons has celebrated the completion of its first harvest and the opening of its brand new winery.

Thursday, October 27th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Get a grip’, Virgin Wine boss warns industry

Virgin Wine’s boss Jay Wright has warned the UK drinks trade against running down the UK wine market in the wake of the volatile exchange rate and Brexit.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 1 Comment »

Gusbourne makes three senior appointments

English wine producer Gusbourne has promoted its chief winemaker to chief executive officer in a raft of senior board appointments.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Lidl boosts online ambition in Europe

Lidl is said to be ramping up its online ambitions internationally after launching fresh online groceries in its native Germany – but there are no signs of a UK wine site yet.

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Nyetimber reports £20m deficit but sales rise

Nyetimber has reported trading losses and a ‘net asset deficiency’ of £20 million for the year to 31st December – but says it is on track to long-term expansion.

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 No Comments »

15 decadent autumn drinks

As the nights draw in, Londoners start to seek out cosy armchairs and log fires. We’ve cherry picked 15 autumnal cocktails on pour across the capital to ease you into this most decadent of seasons.

Friday, October 21st, 2016 No Comments »

‘Incredible’ results for Avery family cellar

Christie’s auction of the Avery family’s fine wine cellar in London this week saw “incredible results”, according to the auctioneer.

Friday, October 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Virgin Wines vows to hold prices until Christmas

Online wine retailer Virgin Wines has vowed to hold its prices in the run up to Christmas, despite the volatility of sterling.

Friday, October 21st, 2016 No Comments »

LCB opens eighth UK warehouse

London City Bond (LCB) has opened a new 100,000 square foot warehouse in the UK as part of its continued plan for growth and expansion within the bonded warehousing sector.

Friday, October 21st, 2016 No Comments »

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