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Wednesday 20 August 2014

Retail

Germans drink up to celebrate World Cup

Germans have been toasting the success of their football heroes, reversing a generation-long decline in beer sales to see a 4.4% jump in the year to July.

Monday, August 4th, 2014 No Comments »

IWSC hunts for top independent

The International Wine & Spirit Competition has opened entries to find the Independent Retailer of the Year 2013.

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013 No Comments »

UK trade deluded about independents

Specialist independent wine merchants in the UK are struggling to make a profit and are increasingly threatened by the expansion of supermarket express stores.

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 2 Comments »

Altaya doubles retail footprint with Rare & Fine Wines acquisition

Paolo Pong’s Altaya expands to six retail outlets through purchase of Hong Kong’s long-established Rare & Fine Wines chain

Thursday, January 17th, 2013 No Comments »

Jago promoted in Tesco restructure

Tesco has restructured its UK commercial food division, which has seen Dan Jago promoted to the new role of UK & group wine director.

Monday, December 10th, 2012 No Comments »

Majestic defies difficult summer

Majestic has reported a 3.9% increase in pre-tax profits to £9.2 million for the six months to 1 October 2012, as online sales soared.

Monday, November 19th, 2012 No Comments »

AMEX-sponsored Wine and Dine Festival opens

Hong Kong gets ready for a four-day festival of eating and drinking in West Kowloon.

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 No Comments »

Somerset wine shop coming soon

A Somerset wine tasting events company is expanding its focus to open a shop for its local client base next month.

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 No Comments »

Morrisons shakes up wine merchandising

Morrisons is trialling a radical shift in the way it merchandises wine to coincide with the UK multiple retailer’s Autumn introduction of online shopping for the first time.

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 4 Comments »

Innis & Gunn adds online sales outlet

Scottish brewer Innis & Gunn is launching an online shop this September, allowing customers to order beer straight to their doorstep.

Friday, August 17th, 2012 2 Comments »

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