Liberty Wines

UK premium on-trade bucks trend as value sales grow

While the UK on-trade market has contracted by over two million cases in the past three years, consumers are spending more than ever on wine at the higher end, with the average bottle price in the premium on-trade rising almost three times faster than in the rest of the sector, according to Liberty Wines' 2018 premium on-trade wine report.

Private passions: To bee or not to bee?

Luciann Flynn of Liberty Wines tells us about her side hustle as an urban beekeeper, which involves tending to a colony of 40,000 bees on the roof of the Liberty offices in Clapham.

The week in pictures

This week included a Taittinger-fuelled BAFTAs, Barack Obama's trip to the Italian wine region of Trentodoc and tastings of Sam Neill's Two Paddocks, Brown Brothers' Patricia range and Argentine wine brand Trivento.

Sopgrape takes share in Liberty Wines

Portuguese wine group Sogrape has taken a minority share in UK distributor Liberty Wines, with some of its brands achieving double-digit growth last year.

The week in pictures

January 20th, 2017

Liberty strengthens operations

August 17th, 2015

Liberty takes Giant Steps

December 18th, 2014

Spurrier’s English fizz launched

September 11th, 2014

Liberty investments pay off

November 20th, 2013

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