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Saturday 4 July 2015

Online retail

Fine whisky website launched in Japan

Fuelled by global demand for Japanese whisky, an English language, multi-currency online retail site called dekanta.com has gone live.

Friday, June 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Slurp.asia rebrands as Cru Hong Kong

Online fine wine retailer, Slurp.asia has become Cru Hong Kong following its acquisition by the Cru Group last year.

Thursday, May 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Virgin hails sparkling success

The UK thirst for Champagne and Prosecco helped online retailer Virgin Wines to achieve its best Christmas ever, with like-for-like December sales up 20%.

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Altaya bets on Burgundy and online

Altaya’s managing director, Paulo Pong, has said 2015 is off to a strong start and he expects to see continuing trends for Burgundy and increasing online sales.

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

IWSC opens entries for retailer awards

The International Wine & Spirit Competition has opened entries for its Independent Retailer of the Year award.

Monday, August 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Vente Privée brings wine to UK

French online sales website Vente Privée has introduced wine to the UK version of its business for the first time.

Thursday, March 6th, 2014 1 Comment »

Virgin targets 100,000 new customers a year

Virgin Wines’ managing director Jay Wright has set out a series of initiatives to assist the company in recruiting 100,000 new customers annually.

Thursday, July 4th, 2013 No Comments »

MWs launch online retailer

Three masters of wine have set up their own online retailer with the aim of bringing to consumers “a ruthlessly edited selection of wines.”

Friday, April 5th, 2013 No Comments »

E-commerce experts tackle drinks retail

A team of e-commerce experts have turned their attention to the UK drinks trade with the launch of online retailer 31Dover.com.

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 No Comments »

Diageo launches e-commerce site for luxury brands

A change in consumer shopping habits has led Diageo to create an “e-commerce platform” for its luxury labels.

Friday, February 15th, 2013 1 Comment »

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