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Saturday 28 November 2015

Rowan Gormley

Supermarket wine ranges ‘like baked beans’

Majestic boss Rowan Gormley has blasted the commoditisation of wine ranges, saying they are becoming “more like baked beans and less like wine”.

Thursday, November 19th, 2015 4 Comments »

Majestic Wine boosts own-label wine order

Majestic Wine has had to order in extra supply of its new own label range after seeing soaring demand.

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Gormley invests 96% of Naked sale stake in Majestic

Naked Wines founder and Majestic’s new chief executive Rowan Gormley has taken 96% of his cut from the £70m sale of Naked in the form of shares in Majestic.

Friday, July 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Majestic buys Naked Wines

UK wine merchant, Majestic, has bought the online retailer Naked Wines for £70 million and appointed its founder Rowan Gormley as CEO.

Friday, April 10th, 2015 2 Comments »

Naked Wines enjoys sales boom

Crowdfunding wine retailer Naked Wines has reported 40% sales growth for its 2013 financial year to hit £53 million, with its UK operation nearly doubling profits.

Monday, July 7th, 2014 1 Comment »

Naked Wines expands into US and Oz

Naked Wines has raised £6.4m in revenue to expand its business in the US and Australia.

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013 No Comments »

Naked Wines invests in NZ winemaker

Former Craggy Range winemaker Rod Easthope is to make an exclusive range of wines for online retailer Naked Wines.

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 2 Comments »

ASA bans Naked Wines ad

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned an advert on Naked Wines’ website for being potentially misleading following a complaint.

Wednesday, January 4th, 2012 67 Comments »

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