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Tuesday 1 December 2015


Black Friday kicks off Christmas wine sales

Retailers appear to be “officially” eschewing Black Friday in their BWS aisles – but many are still using it as a launch pad for Christmas deals on wines and spirits.

Thursday, November 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Waitrose to launch small parcel wine series

Waitrose Cellar is set to launch its own “umbrella” series of small parcel wines.

Thursday, October 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Waitrose backs English sweet wines

Waitrose has launched an English dessert wine, the first multiple retailer to do so.

Friday, October 9th, 2015 2 Comments »

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 »

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