The UK trade needs to reconsider its attitude towards the lower alcohol wine sector, believes Laura Jewell MW, Tesco’s wine category product development manager.
Tesco has strengthened its wine team with the appointment of Charlotte Lemoine as assistant product developer.
Tesco is launching a new range of classic beer styles brewed by Marston’s to capitalise on the success of its craft beer selection.
UK-based William Sharvatt has signed a deal to distribute its porter ale and fine cider craft blend at Tesco.
Sales of real ale are flying in the UK in the run up to Christmas, with Tesco alone selling 1.5 million bottles last week.
Tesco has achieved a new record for pre-Christmas sales of wine online through its Wine by the Case and Tesco.com websites.
Chris Hatcher, chief winemaker with Australian brand Wolf Blass, was crowned Winemaker of the Year at the International Wine & Spirits Competition awards banquet last night.
A study by price comparison website mySupermaket has found that supermarkets artificially inflate wine prices before slashing them in order to give the appearance of a bargain.
Going live on Monday 28 October is a new online wine retailing site from UK supermarket Asda.
Enotria has launched a wine into Tesco completely designed through a social media competition and which benefits farm workers in South Africa.
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