The UK drinks trade needs to consolidate if it is to keep pace with where the industry is heading, according to the CEO of Bibendum PLB Group.
UK wine merchant Jascots has launched a range of wines on tap aimed at casual dining restaurants, where a thirst is growing for wine in kegs.
Bibendum has launched a nine-strong range of wines on tap designed for use in restaurants and bars due to increasing demand from consumers.
Denizens of Westminster have a penchant for Nebbiolo, while residents of Wandsworth favour Petit Verdot according to a new wine app by Bibendum.
Bibendum PLB Group has announced its new buying team following the recent merger between UK merchants Bibendum and PLB.
Bibendum is predicting a Beaujolais revival among 25 to 34-year-olds after research showed baby boomers are still drinking the Gamay-based wine.
On-trade supplier Bibendum has seen sales of super-premium Prosecco shoot up by 295% in the last year, while premium sales were up by 150%.
Bibendum’s CEO has been named the Wine and Spirit Trade Association’s first Wine Category Campaigner of the Year.
“I can’t think of another merger that would work this neatly,” Bibendum MD Michael Saunders told db today of its merger with PLB.
Bibendum Wine Limited has merged with drinks importer the PLB Group to create The Bibendum PLB Group.
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