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Wednesday 26 October 2016 loc: GB


Top 14 UK retailers: multiple opportunities

Retailers are battling not just each other, but also a 2% fall in wine volume sales in the UK. Arabella Mileham looks at how the top 10 store chains are coping.

Monday, October 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Sainsbury’s boosts premium French portfolio

Sainsbury’s has boosted its premium Taste the Difference range with a dozen new own label wines, including a £7 claret, and added three fine wines.

Friday, October 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Sainsbury’s extends one-hour grocery-by-bike service

Sainsbury’s has rolled out its pilot one-hour grocery-by-bike service, Chop Chop across Central London following a limited trial earlier this summer.

Thursday, September 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Sainsbury’s sales slip over first half

Sainsbury’s saw trading slip in the first half of the year, with retail sales down 0.4% in the 16 weeks to 24 September.

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Sainsbury’s predicts online growth as it opens new dark store

Sainsbury’s has opened its new Bromley fulfilment centre that will cater for online grocery sale across London.

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Sainsbury’s boosts Scottish craft beer range

Sainsbury’s is upping its commitment to Scottish craft beer with the launch of 32 new lines in stores north of the border.

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 No Comments »

Sainsbury’s trials same day and one-hour delivery service

Sainsbury’s is piloting a same day delivery service across three of its London branches, as well as a limited one-hour delivery service operated from an app.

Thursday, July 21st, 2016 No Comments »

VSPT’s flagship wine launches in UK

Chilean wine producer VSPT Wine Group has launched its global wine brand Gato Negro in the UK.

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Sainsbury’s to close discount Netto stores

Sainsbury’s has pulled the plug on its joint-venture with Danish discounter store, Netto.

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Grocery market sees first decline since January

The grocery market slipped into decline for the first time this year as a result of the ongoing price war between the retailers – but the greater competitiveness of the sector was likely to stand it in good stead for any Brexit fall-out, analysts argued.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

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