You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Thursday 23 October 2014

Dan Jago

Tesco chairman steps down amid turmoil

Tesco has been found to have overstated its profits by £263m, £14m more than first thought, as it revealed today that its post-tax profits are down 92%.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 1 Comment »

Tesco drinks division ‘not likely implicated’

Tesco’s beer, wine and spirits division is unlikely to have contributed to the supermarket’s £250 million accounting “black hole”.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Tesco to announce smaller ‘black hole’

UK retailer Tesco is expected to announce that the £250 million ‘black hole’ in its accounts – that has led to the suspension of BWS director Dan Jago – was overstated by around £25m.

Monday, October 20th, 2014 1 Comment »

Jago takes on beer and spirits at Tesco

Tesco’s Dan Jago has given the additional responsibility of beer and spirits, broadening his role as the group’s director of wine.

Friday, September 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Global demand rises despite poor harvests

The shortfalls in the 2012 harvest will lead to inevitable prices hikes, especially while global demand continues to rise.

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 1 Comment »

Average wine price in UK breaks £5 mark

The average price of a bottle of wine in the UK has broken the £5 mark for the first time.

Friday, January 11th, 2013 3 Comments »

Jago promoted in Tesco restructure

Tesco has restructured its UK commercial food division, which has seen Dan Jago promoted to the new role of UK & group wine director.

Monday, December 10th, 2012 No Comments »

Top 10 trends in UK retail (5-1)

We take the temperature of the nation’s wine retail sector, and find five trends making the biggest impact on the industry

Thursday, September 27th, 2012 No Comments »

Tesco to sell Lafite

Tesco is to start selling Château Lafite and other classed growth Bordeaux as part of a new fine wine offer both in store and online.

Monday, July 23rd, 2012 4 Comments »

Jago: sub-£5 wine “increasingly difficult”

Tesco’s category director for beers, wines and spirits, has admitted that the days of wine in the UK for under £5 are coming to an end.

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011 3 Comments »

Most Read

Top 10 wacky wine designs

9th September, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

World's weirdest alcoholic drinks

12th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 spirits brands

15th August, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 Scotch whiskies

3rd September, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 biggest beer brands

6th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 Champagne brands

29th July, 2014 by Rupert Millar

Top 10 most powerful vodka brands

19th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 dry rosés over £10

20th August, 2014 by Simon Howland

Top 10 weird ways to open a bottle

8th August, 2014 by Neal Baker