Budweiser beer has launched a Christmas jumper promotion with UK retailer Tesco in support of an online campaign over the festive period.
Retailers appear to be “officially” eschewing Black Friday in their BWS aisles – but many are still using it as a launch pad for Christmas deals on wines and spirits.
Discount retailers Aldi and Lidl now own a 10% combined share of the British grocery market, double their share of only three years ago, new figures have revealed.
UK retailer Tesco has relaunched its sub-£10 Champagne offer in time for the Christmas season, with Louis Delaunay Brut on offer for £9 per bottle.
Tesco’s cull of a third of its wine range will be “good for the industry” in the long-term, suppliers have said.
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.
Tesco’s half-year results have shown that profits have been slashed by 55% on last year, as the retailer also revealed “simpler” terms for its alcohol suppliers.
Tesco has announced the closure of its online wine community in order to focus instead on promoting its in-store and online wine offering – much to the dismay of its members.
Berry Bros & Rudd has appointed Dan Jago as its new chief executive.
Tesco’s like-for-like sales fell by 1.3% in the three months to 30 May, an improvement on the previous quarter and a “step in the right direction”, according to its chief executive.
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