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Thursday 28 August 2014

Supermarkets

Tesco begins big wine clearance

Tesco is offering discounts up to 64% on a wide range of lines from Austrian Riesling to 20 year-old Madeira as part of a wine warehouse clear-out.

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Beer cheaper than water in World Cup price war

Some lagers are being sold for less than a bottle of water as competing supermarkets look to cash-in on the World Cup, health experts have warned.

Monday, June 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Supermarket bias masks Aussie progress

A leading figure in the Australian wine industry has hit out at what he perceives as an excessive focus on the country’s supermarket performance.

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

Italy headlines first results of IWSC 2014

Italy has topped the medal table in this year’s International Wine & Spirits Competition, which released its Northern Hemisphere wine results today.

Monday, June 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

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 »

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