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Naked Wines

Naked Wine crowdfunds Simpson’s first English fizz

Simpson Wine Estate and Naked Wines has launched a crowdfunding exercise to develop an English sparkling wine brand that will be named by investors – but have already vetoed the name ‘Winey McWineface’.

Thursday, August 25th, 2016 2 Comments »

4,000 Brits back NZ winemaker’s first vintage

A New Zealand winemaker has fulfilled a lifetime ambition of creating his own wine label following a crowdfunding campaign involving 4,000 UK wine drinkers.

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 2 Comments »

Naked Wines hits record £100m sales

Naked Wines has reported record sales of £100 million since March 2015, the first indication of its full year performance since it was bought by Majestic.

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Majestic calls in new strategy as profits dip

Majestic Wines has launched a three-year strategy to reach sales of £500 million by 2019, after announcing a 50% drop in pre-tax profits for the first half of this year.

Monday, November 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Majestic Wine scraps six-bottle minimum

Majestic Wine will remove its six-bottle minimum purchase rule from tomorrow as part of a new pricing strategy to simplify shopping in-store and online.

Monday, October 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

Majestic launches own-label wine range

UK wine merchant Majestic has entered the own-label market with the launch of its Definition range, designed to make it easier for customers to identify classic styles.

Friday, September 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Naked launches ‘text for wine’ service

Naked Wines has launched a “text for wine” service for its customers – the “first of its kind” in the trade.

Monday, August 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Akintola admits to Naked love letters stunt

Oddbins’ managing director, Ayo Akintola, has admitted that he was behind a recent attempt to poach Naked Wines’ staff via love letters and bottles of wine.

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Gormley invests 96% of Naked sale stake in Majestic

Naked Wines founder and Majestic’s new chief executive Rowan Gormley has taken 96% of his cut from the £70m sale of Naked in the form of shares in Majestic.

Friday, July 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Oddbins woos Naked staff with love letters

Oddbins has allegedly been sending love letters and bottles of wine to key staff at rival merchant Naked Wines in a bid to poach them.

Friday, June 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

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