Direct Wines

Online wine retailing: top tips

As part of our in-depth look at online retailing, db spoke to a number of industry figures to gauge the top tips for successful retailing online. This was their advice:

Virgin Wines reports £4.3m net profit

Virgin Wines has reported a net profit of £4.3 million for the year to 3 July 2015 – its first full year results since a £15.9m management buy-out of online retailer Direct Wines in 2013.

Direct Wines gets new group CEO

David Thatcher is to take over from Simon McMurtrie as group chief executive of mail order business Direct Wines on 19 January.

Averys in the red as demand for en primeur slides

Bristol wine merchant Averys has slid into the red due to poor Bordeaux en primeur sales last year.

Cat Lomax joins Waitrose

April 30th, 2013

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