Off-Trade

Covid: Hospitality lockdown in England could start easing in late April

The lockdown of the hospitality sector in England could be eased in late April with further restrictions easing in mid-May, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to announce this afternoon.

Over half of wine merchants increased sales in 2020, survey finds

According to a recent survey conducted by Wine Paris and Vinexpo Paris, 55% of wine merchants who took part in the survey posted an increase in sales last year.

Kantar: alcohol sales rose by nearly a third compared to last year

UK grocery sales of booze rose 29% over the last 12 weeks, the latest data from Kantar showed, as UK consumers took solace in treating themselves during a hard winter.

Five of the best UK wine merchants outside of London

Online wine retail might be booming right now, but bricks and mortar wine retailers still, and we hope always will, have an important role to play. Here are some of the best outside of the capital.

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