Online retail

Brits spend £4.5 billion on drunk shopping

Brits have spent an estimated £4.46 billion on spontaneous drunk purchases, according to new figures.

HonestBrew launches craft beer investment fund

Online craft beer retailer HonestBrew has launched an investment fund that aims to raise £50,000 each year to help fund the growth of independent craft breweries. 

Founders of Amazon’s Wine.Woot launch direct to consumer wine model

The founder of Woot.com, which was bought by Amazon in 2010 for US$110 million, has launched a new online wine outlet in the US in a bid to revive "the best model for online wine deals" after Amazon announced it was axing its wine business.

Copestick Murray acquires controlling stake in Slurp Trade

UK drinks producer and distributor Copestick Murray has acquired a controlling stake in Slurp.co.uk from SH Jones, more than four years after the website went into administration.

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