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Wednesday 23 April 2014

Hardys

Aussie wine infiltrates English cricket

Australian brand Hardys has announced a major three-year sponsorship deal, which makes it the official wine partner of England Cricket.

Friday, March 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Ex Oddbins boss to become Accolade CEO

Former Oddbins MD John Ratcliffe has been appointed CEO at Accolade Wines following the departure of the company’s Troy Christensen over one year ago.

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Hardys puts emphasis on Chardonnay in £1.8m media campaign

Accolade Wines is spending £1.8 million on marketing the Haryds brand in the UK with an emphasis on Chardonnay to capitalise on the grape’s comeback.

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Bemused foxes, stunning views, Champagne tastings and midnight in Paris have played a part in a busy but enjoyable week in the drinks industry.

Friday, September 6th, 2013 No Comments »

£10m investment earmarked for Hardys

Champ Private Equity, owner of Accolade Wines since late 2010, is to invest over £10 million in the group’s Hardys brand.

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 No Comments »

Half-price wine brands under threat

Selling high-volume wine brands in the UK off-trade is becoming increasingly challenging as retailers curtail price-cutting practices.

Monday, July 15th, 2013 1 Comment »

Top 10 wine brands

Once again, the drinks business has compiled a ranking of the world’s top 10 wine brands by global volume sales.

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 1 Comment »

Majestic Wine to list Hardys icon

Australian wine brand Hardys is reinforcing its historic and upmarket credentials in the UK with the launch of two new ranges and a listing for its Eileen Hardy blend.

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013 1 Comment »

The week in pictures

The latest week in pictures takes in Fashion Week cocktails, the National Television Awards and an Argentinian wine tasting at the Houses of Parliament.

Monday, January 28th, 2013 No Comments »

Accolade plans Hardy’s relaunch

Accolade Wines is to relaunch the Hardy’s brand in June next year to highlight its heritage and promote its top tiers.

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 1 Comment »

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