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Saturday 19 April 2014

Supermarkets

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 »

Tesco taps into craft beer with new range

Tesco is launching a new range of classic beer styles brewed by Marston’s to capitalise on the success of its craft beer selection.

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 2 Comments »

Indian merchant to launch in UK shops

An Indian wine merchant is set to release its wines, produced in the country’s Nashik Valley, in UK supermarkets.

Friday, February 7th, 2014 No Comments »

New booze comparison site highlights UK deals on drinks

A price comparison site for the UK drinks trade has been launched which promises to identify over £5,000 worth of savings daily.

Thursday, December 12th, 2013 No Comments »

Supermarket discounting down to producers

Producers shouldn’t moan about the price of their wines being slashed in supermarkets, because they are in control of the situation, according to one key Australian producer.

Monday, November 11th, 2013 1 Comment »

Hot weather beer boost for UK supermarkets

New data shows that Britain’s supermarkets have received a huge sales boost with large increases in the sales of beer, cider and perry during the warm weeks of July.

Friday, August 2nd, 2013 No Comments »

UK retailers require full-service suppliers

Wine suppliers to the UK need more than just a strong brand to shift significant volumes in the supermarket sector.

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 No Comments »

Half-price wine brands under threat

Selling high-volume wine brands in the UK off-trade is becoming increasingly challenging as retailers curtail price-cutting practices.

Monday, July 15th, 2013 1 Comment »

UK pubs urged to join in Tax Parity Day

Pubs, restaurants and other UK hospitality outlets are being urged to cut their prices by 7.5% as part of a national day of action aimed at bringing in VAT parity.

Friday, June 21st, 2013 2 Comments »

Sales of wine over £7 up 16% in UK

Volume sales of wines over £7 are up 16% in the UK as consumers opt to spend more on individual bottles, but less frequently on wine.

Monday, May 20th, 2013 No Comments »

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