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Monday 3 August 2015

Waitrose

Pimm’s and English wine sales leap

UK supermarket Waitrose has noted a surge in sales for Pimm’s, strawberries and English wine thanks to what it calls the “Wimbledon effect”.

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Waitrose rides the gin wave

Waitrose has seized on the UK’s current gin boom, almost doubling its range in the last 12 months and reporting a 7% year-on-year sales increase.

Monday, June 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Waitrose sales of English wine jump 95%

Volume sales of English wine at Waitrose increased by 95% in 2014 compared to the previous year, with the industry said to be experiencing “real momentum”.

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Magnum sales up 122% at Waitrose

Sales of magnums are up 122% at Waitrose with consumers splashing out on larger bottles in the run up to Christmas.

Monday, December 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Lidl named best value for wine

Lidl has been named the UK’s best value supermarket for wine, beating the likes of Marks & Spencer and Waitrose.

Monday, November 10th, 2014 1 Comment »

Aperol sales at Waitrose jump 800%

The Italian apéritif brand Aperol has seen sales at UK supermarket Waitrose soar by 800% in one year.

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in Waitrose over £12

Waitrose customers trade up to French wines, whatever the boss of parent company John Lewis might think, as this list proves.

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Australian reds

We round up the reds making an impact with the trade following Wine Australia’s “Inspired” annual tasting.

Monday, September 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Australian white wines

Following Wine Australia’s annual Inspired tasting, we round up the country’s whites commended by members of the trade.

Thursday, September 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Waitrose launches vegetarian wine case

Waitrose Cellar has launched its first vegetarian mixed wine case accompanied by a vegetarian recipe booklet and wine pairing guide.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014 No Comments »

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