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Oddbins

Oddbins unleashes its inner chimp

Oddbins has launched its latest Christmas campaign which features a dozen anarchic chimpanzees taking over its stores.

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Oddbins e-commerce boosts revenue but eats into profits

Growing online sales and a larger store estate boosted revenues at high street wine retailer Oddbins last year, with turnover rising 19% to £16.75 million in the 12 months to 31 January 2016, according to accounts filed at Companies House this week.

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 1 Comment »

Oddbins sees growth from Australia as it expands range

Oddbins has boosted its New World Wines from Australia and Chile as it looks to build up the squeezed middle tier.

Monday, October 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Oddbins extends own label craft beer

Oddbins has extended its own label craft beer range with the launch of a limited edition ale in collaboration with Bristol brewery Wiper and True.

Thursday, June 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Oddbins revamps 40% of its Burgundies

Oddbins has revamped its full Burgundy range, with around 40% of the wines new to range.

Friday, June 10th, 2016 1 Comment »

Oddbins reveals Christmas fox campaign

UK drinks retailer Oddbins will be holding auctions for the chance to win stuffed fox toys and wine tastings hosted by celebrities as part of its Christmas campaign, the drinks business can reveal.

Monday, November 9th, 2015 1 Comment »

Oddbins boss slates Network Rail

Oddbins boss Ayo Akintola has criticised Network Rail’s attitude towards independent businesses as the wine retailer faces eviction from its London Bridge store.

Friday, November 6th, 2015 No Comments »

Oddbins seeks ‘true value’ of classic regions

Oddbins has moved away from the “classics” in order to highlight lesser-known appellations that it says offer “true value”, unveiling its winter range yesterday.

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Akintola admits to Naked love letters stunt

Oddbins’ managing director, Ayo Akintola, has admitted that he was behind a recent attempt to poach Naked Wines’ staff via love letters and bottles of wine.

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Oddbins woos Naked staff with love letters

Oddbins has allegedly been sending love letters and bottles of wine to key staff at rival merchant Naked Wines in a bid to poach them.

Friday, June 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

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