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Friday 25 April 2014

UK off-trade

Cider capitalises on success story

Westons Cider has set out ambitious plans to double its sales following predictions that the UK cider market will continue to outperform other drinks categories for the “forseeable future”.

Monday, April 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Portugal uncovers ‘hidden sales channels’

Wines of Portugal has highlighted a discrepancy between its export statistics and sales figures from FMCG data agencies, claiming that the country’s UK sales are “misrepresented”.

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 No Comments »

William Grant launches spirits scholarship

William Grant & Sons has announced a new spirits educational scholarship in memory of employee Ian Murray.

Monday, January 20th, 2014 No Comments »

Oddbins opens customer tasting contest

UK wine retailer Oddbins has confirmed details for the second year of its amateur wine tasting competition, The Palate.

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 No Comments »

Report flags up gaps for Champagne growth

Lanson International’s second annual Champagne Category Report highlights strong consumer demand for more information about how individual brands taste.

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 1 Comment »

Co-op confirms new wine head

The Co-operative Food has appointed former Morrisons buyer Simon Cairns as its new wine category trading manager.

Friday, March 22nd, 2013 No Comments »

Morrisons bolsters wine team

Wm Morrison Supermarkets has advanced an ambitious bid to increase its share of the UK wine market by £100 million with two senior appointments to its team.

Thursday, March 7th, 2013 No Comments »

Jago promoted in Tesco restructure

Tesco has restructured its UK commercial food division, which has seen Dan Jago promoted to the new role of UK & group wine director.

Monday, December 10th, 2012 No Comments »

Alcohol sales fall as consumers cut costs

Sparkling wine and cider offered rare glimpses of positive news in the latest WSTA Market Report, which shows volume declines across both UK wine and spirit sales.

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 No Comments »

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