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Tuesday 2 September 2014

Tesco

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 »

Tesco store swaps veg for booze

A Tesco store in Reading, England, emptied aisles it previously reserved for fruit and vegetables — to make room for piles of beer and spirits.

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 6 Comments »

Tesco to trial word cloud wine labels

Tesco has announced plans to host a wine tasting with the aim of creating more customer friendly and cutting edge wine descriptors.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

Brits becoming ‘cider snobs’, says NACM

A growing preference for “pricier, artisan” ciders is turning Britain into a nation of “cider snobs”, according the category’s trade body.

Monday, August 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Tesco exec new chair of standards body

Tesco’s licensing manager has been appointed chairman of the UK’s retail alcohol standards group.

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

UK Prosecco sales go bananas

Prosecco sales in the UK are continuing to surge ahead of Champagne with year on year sales up nearly 70% at both Waitrose and Sainsbury’s.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Tesco Wine Fair returns to Earls Court

Tesco wine fairs are set to return in the Autumn with a move to Earls Court for its London show to cope with increasing demand.

Friday, July 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Tesco takes wine tasting to the consumer

In a move which could help break down barriers Tesco is bringing interactive wine tastings into homes across the UK throughout the summer.

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Team Leader: Laura Jewell MW

Heading the wine development team at Tesco and chairing the WSET, Laura Jewell MW is a shining light for women in the wine industry.

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 1 Comment »

Man finds nasty surprise in wine bottle

A man in Bristol was shocked to find a large spider in a bottle of Tesco Finest white wine he’d bought along to his mother-in-law’s birthday party.

Monday, June 9th, 2014 6 Comments »

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