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Saturday 2 August 2014

Waitrose

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 »

UK online wine sales buck offline decline

While the volume of wine sold in offline retail suffers a sustained decline, UK online wine sales are enjoying long-term increases.

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Waitrose wine site opens as Morrisons’ closes

UK supermarket Waitrose has launched a new online wine site, as competitor Morrisons announced it is to close its standalone wine site and incorporate it into its main site.

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Waitrose trials in-store wine bar

UK supermarket chain, Waitrose, is trialling a new in-store “grazing area” serving gourmet cheese boards and wines by the glass.

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Global Prosecco sales overtake Champagne

Global sales of Prosecco have overtaken Champagne, as the insatiable worldwide thirst for the Italian sparkler shows no sign of abating.

Monday, March 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Co-operative to sell English vineyard

The struggling Co-operative Group is to sell its vineyard in Gloucestershire four years after planting vines on the site.

Monday, March 3rd, 2014 1 Comment »

Top 10 whisky cocktails

If you’re gearing up for a Burn’s Night celebration this weekend but don’t fancy a swig of the strong stuff, take a look through our whisky cocktail alternatives.

Friday, January 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Hatcher tops IWSC 2013

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.

Thursday, November 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Waitrose adds new MW buyers

Waitrose has bolstered its Master of Wine quota with the addition of two new buyers to the team.

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 1 Comment »

Waitrose adds new buyer

UK multiple retailer Waitrose has confirmed a new addition to its wine buying team.

Friday, September 13th, 2013 No Comments »

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