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Tuesday 9 February 2016


Majestic cuts prices across 500 single bottles

Majestic has cut the price on over 500 single bottles of wine, four months after removing the six-bottle minimum that was acting as “a barrier” for potential customers.

Friday, February 5th, 2016 No Comments »

UK retailers face fresh investigation over shelf placements

Britain’s biggest retailers could be discriminating against smaller suppliers by indirectly seeking payments for better shelf positioning, the grocery watchdog has said.

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Conviviality celebrates strong half-year

A “transformational year” for British drinks distributor and retailer Conviviality has seen its H1 revenue rise by 38% to £252 million.

Monday, February 1st, 2016 No Comments »

‘More formal relationships’ in wake of Tesco GCA ruling

Retailers’ relationships with suppliers are likely to be more formal in the wake of the Grocery Code Adjudicator’s ruling on Tesco – which will benefit everyone, suppliers have said.

Friday, January 29th, 2016 1 Comment »

Total Wine founder to run for US Congress

The founder of the United States’ biggest independent wine retail chain has said he will run in the Democratic primary elections for a Maryland constituency in April.

Thursday, January 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Instil Drinks Co boosts off-trade with new portfolio

Instil Drinks Company, Bibendum PLB’s spirit and beer arm, is set to relaunch with a refreshed portfolio in March.

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Tesco treated suppliers unacceptably, says watchdog

Britain’s biggest retailer has been found to have deliberately delayed payments to its suppliers in order to meet its own financial targets.

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Majestic asks customers to choose next craft beer

Majestic is getting its customers to choose the next beer for its core range.

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Aldi rolls out online wine shop

Aldi has opened its widely anticipated online wine shop in the UK, offering wines by the case for home delivery and click-and-collect.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 1 Comment »

‘Dry January’ sees alcohol sales halved in UK

Supermarket alcohol sales have plummeted in the UK this month as more people than ever seem to be shunning booze for ‘Dry January’.

Monday, January 18th, 2016 1 Comment »

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