Retailers appear to be “officially” eschewing Black Friday in their BWS aisles – but many are still using it as a launch pad for Christmas deals on wines and spirits.
Asda is boosting its online wine shop with the addition of nearly 100 new and fine wines, with around 75% of them coming from France.
Asda has become the latest victim of the UK supermarket price war and rise of the discounters, posting its worst ever quarterly sales fall.
Asda is warning suppliers to be on guard after several companies received emails which claimed to be from the supermarket requesting bogus contracts.
Echo Falls Fruit Fusion is expected to sell more than 1m cases in the UK before the end of the year as fruit-flavoured wines boom in Britain.
A new market report shows that discounters and even traditional markets and local shops are continuing to take market share away from the four big UK supermarkets.
Asda has announced a “complete review” of its wine range, including the introduction of a new exclusive label, as the UK retailer seeks to offer its customers “more choice and inspiration”.
Rising bulk Prosecco prices will make £5 Prosecco a thing of the past, believes Paolo Lasagni, MD, Bosco Viticultori.
A UK supermarket has been forced to recall thousands of bottles of Prosecco after a “small number” shattered.
While the volume of wine sold in offline retail suffers a sustained decline, UK online wine sales are enjoying long-term increases.
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