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Thursday 25 August 2016 loc: GB

Online retail

Glasgow ‘the capital of Prosecco sales’, Aldi claims

Glasgow is the ‘capital’ of Prosecco, discounter Aldi has claimed, after it published a map showing hot-spots for different wines across the UK.

Thursday, August 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Naked Wine crowdfunds Simpson’s first English fizz

Simpson Wine Estate and Naked Wines has launched a crowdfunding exercise to develop an English sparkling wine brand that will be named by investors – but have already vetoed the name ‘Winey McWineface’.

Thursday, August 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Aldi boss says wine pulls in the punters

Aldi boss Matthew Barnes has admitted it is wine that is pulling in the punters to its stores and fuelling its increasingly middle-class appeal.

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Virgin Wines rolls out free delivery for WineBank

Virgin Wines has rolled out free next day delivery as standard across its WineBank loyalty scheme as it seeks to increase its customer base.

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Virgin Wines launches wine store on Amazon

Virgin Wines has launched a wine shop for ‘boutique’ by-the-case wines on Amazon market place.

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Convenience growth set to slow as online booms

The expansion of the convenience channel is set to slow slightly over the next five years, as online grocery sales continues to grow and large scale supermarkets evolve and ‘stabilise”, a new report has claimed.

Friday, June 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Online wine retailing: top tips

As part of our in-depth look at online retailing, db spoke to a number of industry figures to gauge the top tips for successful retailing online. This was their advice:

Friday, March 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Waitrose rolls out mobile scanning app

Waitrose is bringing mobile shopping in-store with the trial of a new app that allows customers to scan products in their baskets using their mobile phones.

Thursday, March 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Online wine: retailers should ‘remove clutter’

Online wine retailers need to do more to cut through the increasing “clutter” of online wine sales and appeal to consumers, importers and suppliers have warned.

Thursday, March 17th, 2016 1 Comment »

Online wine: Retailers must get creative on delivery

Fulfilling online wine orders is “the single biggest problem” for wine e-commerce and online retailers need to get more savvy and creative to solve it, industry experts have warned.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 No Comments »

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