Technology

Sainsbury’s trials queue-less payment

UK retailer Sainsbury’s is following in the footsteps of Amazon Go by trialling a queue-less payment system in its London Euston store.

Tech it to the next level

Technology is becoming an increasingly vital part of the wine business. A new price-comparison tool from Liv-ex hopes to make things smoother for merchants. Rupert Millar investigates.

Closure encounters: What’s driving the wine stopper market?

While screwcaps’ hold on the market seems to be loosening, new developments in natural cork, Diam and synthetics mean that wine producers are spoilt for choice when it comes to stoppering power. Jamie Goode examines the state of the market.

Become a ‘vineyard tycoon’ with Sims-like game Terroir

A new game that lets users play at being a "vineyard tycoon" – without the financial risk – by building a virtual business from one vineyard to a sprawling estate has arrived, taking inspiration from games such as The Sims.

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