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Wednesday 23 April 2014

Sainsbury’s

Deep discounting has ‘muddied water’ in UK

UK wine distributor PLB’s new managing director John Osborne believes the deep discounting culture in supermarkets has “muddied the water” in the UK.

Monday, March 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Calorie warning on Sainsbury’s labels

Supermarket giant Sainsbury’s is to put calorie-labelling on 20 of its own brand wines as it is revealed that 85% of Britons don’t know the calorie content of a glass of wine.

Thursday, February 20th, 2014 No Comments »

Hatcher tops IWSC 2013

Chris Hatcher, chief winemaker with Australian brand Wolf Blass, was crowned Winemaker of the Year at the International Wine & Spirits Competition awards banquet last night.

Thursday, November 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Supermarkets ‘inflating’ wine prices

A study by price comparison website mySupermaket has found that supermarkets artificially inflate wine prices before slashing them in order to give the appearance of a bargain.

Monday, November 4th, 2013 2 Comments »

Sainsbury’s unveils Great British Beer Hunt winner

Batemans has been named as the winner of the Sainsbury’s Great British Beer Hunt for the second year running.

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 No Comments »

Normandy craft cider now available in UK

Duché de Longueville, which is a “naturally sparkling dry cider from Normandy, with no added sugars, yeasts or preservatives”, is now available in over 350 Sainsbury’s stores across the country.

Thursday, June 20th, 2013 No Comments »

Sainsbury’s becomes a patron of WSET

Sainsbury’s supermarket has become a gold patron of the Wine & Spirit Education Trust.

Thursday, May 9th, 2013 No Comments »

Sainsbury’s Great British beer hunt returns

Supermarket giant Sainsbury’s has launched its 2013 “Great British Beer Hunt”, which offers brewers the chance to win listings in Sainsbury’s stores.

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 1 Comment »

M&S appoints new wine buyer

Marks & Spencer has confirmed the appointment of Sainsbury’s Dror Nativ to its wine buying team.

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 1 Comment »

Future of wine in Florida real estate

Lower-alcohol wine, emerging markets and Florida real estate were tipped as the top moneymaking opportunities at a conference on Wednesday.

Friday, May 25th, 2012 1 Comment »

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