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Friday 29 July 2016 loc: GB

Supermarkets

Supermarkets bad for Burgundy, says ex-Jadot GM

The presence of Burgundy wines in supermarkets is undermining the regional brand, according to former Maison Louis Jadot general manager Bérnard Repolt.

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Millennials driving UK wine spend

High-earning, treat-loving millennial consumers are driving wine sales in the UK according to a new report from Wine Intelligence.

Monday, May 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Supermarket Champagne deals ‘suicidal’

The prices of Champagne in UK supermarkets in recent months is “suicidal” for producers, according to Julie Campos, managing director of Nicolas Feuillatte.

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 2 Comments »

Aldi dominating UK Champagne market

One in every 12 bottles of Champagne bought in UK shops comes from Aldi, the supermarket has revealed.

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 3 Comments »

Indian wine ‘more than just a novelty’ in UK retail

Indian wine’s sustained good performance in Marks & Spencer stores shows that it has more than mere novelty value for UK consumers, according to M&S wine buyer Emma Dawson.

Monday, November 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Tesco adopts Aldi and Lidl’s fixed price model

Having observed the success Aldi and Lidl have had with their fixed price wine model, Tesco has revamped its entire range and adopted the same practice.

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 2 Comments »

Aldi to launch online wine service

Aldi has announced that it is to launch an online wine service delivering wine by the case as it revealed record sales of almost £7 billion last year.

Monday, September 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Local ranges help Co-op to lead real ale category

Joe Turner, the Co-operative’s real ale buyer, said the company is growing real ale sales faster than any other UK retailer thanks to its new focus on local brews.

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Price war threatens Prosecco

Rising grape prices and the resulting price war threaten to damage the strength of ‘brand Prosecco’ according to one major producer in the region.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 2 Comments »

Waitrose rides the gin wave

Waitrose has seized on the UK’s current gin boom, almost doubling its range in the last 12 months and reporting a 7% year-on-year sales increase.

Monday, June 1st, 2015 No Comments »

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