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Friday 29 May 2015

Virgin wines

Virgin hails sparkling success

The UK thirst for Champagne and Prosecco helped online retailer Virgin Wines to achieve its best Christmas ever, with like-for-like December sales up 20%.

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Click and collect wine lockers launched

Virgin Wines is hoping to make its customers’ last minute Christmas wine deliveries that much easier by launching a click and collect locker service.

Friday, December 19th, 2014 No Comments »

10 years of the db awards: Man of the Year

To mark 10 years of the drinks business awards we take a look back at the industry professionals who took home the Man of the Year title over the past decade.

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine retailer helps build SA children’s centre

Virgin Wines has announced plans to help build a children’s “after-care facility” in South Africa.

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Virgin Wines plans expansion following management buyout

Virgin Wines plans to grow its turnover from £35m to £50m in the next five years following a management buyout completed yesterday.

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013 No Comments »

Naked Wines expands into US and Oz

Naked Wines has raised £6.4m in revenue to expand its business in the US and Australia.

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013 No Comments »

Virgin targets 100,000 new customers a year

Virgin Wines’ managing director Jay Wright has set out a series of initiatives to assist the company in recruiting 100,000 new customers annually.

Thursday, July 4th, 2013 No Comments »

The week in pictures

A star-studded week in pictures features a global superstar, a Hollywood actress and an Olympic gold medal winner as well as a 20-tonne sculpture and a range of drinks launches.

Friday, May 3rd, 2013 No Comments »

UK press picks for Wine Relief

Matthew Jukes recommends a “near perfect wine” and “one of the finest value Chardonnays on the planet” from the wines available for Wine Relief.

Monday, March 11th, 2013 No Comments »

Minimum pricing would “kill our business”

Government proposals for a minimum price per unit of alcohol would “kill” Direct Wines’ business, according to the company’s managing director.

Monday, January 28th, 2013 8 Comments »

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