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Monday 29 August 2016 loc: GB

Waitrose

Waitrose launches consumer wine event

Upmarket retailer Waitrose is targeting consumers with the launch of its first two-day Waitrose Drinks Festival in central London.

Monday, August 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 5 International Beer Day deals

It’s International Beer Day again, and the UK’s supermarkets are going all out to help us celebrate with some fantastic deals.

Friday, August 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Waitrose puts its faith in Andalusia

Waitrose is putting its faith in southern Spain via a new wine from Andalusia soon to go on sale in 77 of its stores ­– the only non-fortified from the region currently available at a UK supermarket.

Monday, August 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Grocery market sluggish – but no hit from Brexit

Sales across the grocery market have continued to be slow, but have not felt any impact from Brexit, analyst KantarWorldpanel has reported.

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Waitrose highlights campaign for German Riesling

Waitrose is anticipating strong sales of German Riesling, as it rolls out national tasting in-store as part of the 31 Days of German Riesling campaign.

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Asda promotes spirit buyer to head up wine team

Asda has promoted its spirit buyer Lynsey Grace, who will head up the retailer’s wine team following the departure of senior buyer of wine, Ed Ashley.

Friday, July 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Waitrose cuts payment terms for small suppliers

Waitrose is cutting the time it takes to pay small suppliers by rolling out seven day payment terms to smaller producers.

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Grocery market sees first decline since January

The grocery market slipped into decline for the first time this year as a result of the ongoing price war between the retailers – but the greater competitiveness of the sector was likely to stand it in good stead for any Brexit fall-out, analysts argued.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Supermarkets under pressure as consumers share spend wider

Consumer spend is increasingly being shared across the high street, as pressure continues on the big four retailers, Kantar Worldpanel has reported.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

White Port ‘gains traction’ at Waitrose

White Port has gained “real traction” with consumers, Port producers have claimed, after Waitrose reported sales up 25%.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

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