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Tuesday 27 September 2016 loc: GB

On-Trade

Sainsbury’s predicts online growth as it opens new dark store

Sainsbury’s has opened its new Bromley fulfilment centre that will cater for online grocery sale across London.

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo on track for good performance, CEO says

Diageo has reported a good start to its financial year on the back of the momentum it created last year, its chief executive has said.

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Hot drinks trends set to hit the UK in 2017

We’ve had the gin boom, the coffee boom, the Japanese whisky boom – but what are the hot new trends for 2017? Dawn Davies MW and Sukhvinder Singh of The Whisky Exchange give db the low-down….

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

US Wine Market Council appoints Lodi wine veteran

The US Wine Market Council has appointed Lodi wine veteran Mark Chandler to the head up it membership team.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Viña Undurraga relaunches premium sparkler in UK

Viña Unduraggo has relaunched a new premium sparkling wine into the UK market, a year after withdrawing its best-selling entry-level sparkling wine from Majestic.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

UK not starting with ‘blank piece of paper’ post-Brexit, former Trade Minister argues

The UK is not starting with a blank piece of paper when it comes to negotiating trade agreements outside the EU, the former Minister for Trade and Minister for Europe told the wine and spirit industry – and it is not in Europe’s interests to ‘punish” the UK.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Industry must take a lead on Brexit, WSTA urges

The wine industry needs to act now rather than waiting for Brexit, the WSTA has urged members on the day of its annual conference.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 No Comments »

UK sales up at Lanson, but profits slide

Lanson UK saw turnover rise 5% to £36.4m during 2015, according to accounts filed at Companies House, but profits slid on the back of increased distribution and administration costs.

Monday, September 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Viña Ventisquero launches new Sauvignon Blanc in UK

Chilean wine producer Viña Ventisquero is launching its Root:1 Sauvignon Blanc into the UK market.

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 No Comments »

US spirits company snaps up UK whisky business

One of America’s largest private distillers, The Sazerac Company, has snapped up one of the UK’s “most exclusive” spirits businesses, The Last Drop Distillers.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

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