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Sunday 4 October 2015

Online retail

Aldi’s online wine shop ‘mixed blessing’ for indies

Aldi’s online wine shop may open up the market for online wine retail and provide a boost for independents with a strong online offering, one drinks industry expert has claimed.

Friday, October 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Majestic appoints former Direct Wines boss to board

Majestic Wines has named former Direct Wines CEO Greg Hodder as a new non-executive director, its second major appointment in a week.

Thursday, October 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Asda boosts online offering with 100 new wines 

Asda is boosting its online wine shop with the addition of nearly 100 new and fine wines, with around 75% of them coming from France.

Thursday, October 1st, 2015 No Comments »

IWSC hunts for top online retailer

The International Wine & Spirit Competition has launched its 2015 quest to find the Online Wine & Spirit Retailer of the Year.

Monday, August 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Fine whisky website launched in Japan

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

Friday, June 5th, 2015 No Comments » rebrands as Cru Hong Kong

Online fine wine retailer, 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 »

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