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Trade bodies brand Scottish endorsement of minimum pricing bill "disappointing".

Published:  25 May, 2012

Leading trade bodies have questioned the legality of the Scottish minimum pricing bill, and described the measure as "disappointing" and "misguided" as the parliament gave it a ringing endorsement.

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Pernod Ricard recreates Yellow Spot Irish whiskey

Published:  25 May, 2012

Pernod Ricard UK has recreated the 1960s Yellow Spot Single Pot Still Irish whiskey as part of its continued commitment to reinvigorate the category.

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Winners annouced in first WineStars competition at LIWF

Published:  24 May, 2012

 

A host of wineries have been offered multiple opportunities for listings in the UK on and off-trades after the first Winestars competition at the London International Wine Fair.

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Spice Girls hit the nail on the head - Laura Heywood blogs from the LIWF

Published:  24 May, 2012

Tell me what you want, what you really, really want. I'll tell you what I want, what I really, really want.

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Negociants UK wants to be number one Australian and New Zealand specialist in the UK

Published:  24 May, 2012


Negociants UK is firmly focused on becoming the number one specialist operator in Britain for Australian and New Zealand wines.

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Jan Konetzki wins Moët UK Sommelier of the Year

Published:  24 May, 2012

Jan Konetzki of Restaurant Gordon Ramsay has been awarded the 2012 Moët UK Sommelier of the Year award.

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LIWF news: UK focus for Provence wines

Published:  24 May, 2012

The Provence Wines Council has set itself a mission of making the UK the second most important export market for Provence wines behind the US.

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House of Townend buys Lakeland Vintners from JW Lees

Published:  24 May, 2012

Hull-based House of Townend has acquired Lakeland Vintners from brewer JW Lees.

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LIWF Day Three: your what's on guide

Published:  24 May, 2012

What's on Thursday May 24?

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LIWF Day Three: your what's on guide

Published:  24 May, 2012

What's on Thursday May 24?

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Oregon wants to double UK sales within three years

Published:  24 May, 2012

The head of the Oregon Wine Board hopes to double its UK sales within the next three years.

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LIWF Day Three: live blog

Published:  24 May, 2012

It's the third and final day of LIWF and Harpers' news team will be keeping you posted about what's going on at the fair.

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UK retail sales decline and euro hits 22 month low

Published:  24 May, 2012

Sterling strengthened against the euro, however data released yesterday showed a sharp drop in retail sales figures to -2.3% when only a -0.8% figure was expected.

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LIWF: your what's on daily guide

Published:  24 May, 2012

What's on Thursday May 24?

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Buckingham Schenk to target independents

Published:  23 May, 2012

Buckingham Schenk is planning to target independents and has also just signed a deal to be the exclusive UK agent for tulip pre-filled wine glasses.

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Champagne Jacquart lines up acquisitions

Published:  23 May, 2012

Champagne Jacquart is eyeing acquisitions as it seeks to become a bigger international player.

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Wine trade can learn from books, shower gels and strawberries

Published:  23 May, 2012

The wine trade could learn a lot from books, shower gels and strawberries - that's according to some of the industry's most senior figures, speaking today at Harpers' debate at LIWF.

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Champagne is no en primeur Bordeaux, warns European Fine Wines

Published:  23 May, 2012

Wine broker and specialist European Fine Wines, is urging consumers not to get carried away with thinking of Champagne as an investment akin the top wines from Bordeaux.

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LIWF news: CyT UK creates merchandising team

Published:  23 May, 2012

CyT UK has unveiled plans for a new merchandising team that will be tasked with giving independent off-licences more confidence when displaying and talking about wine.

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Sterling bounces back after IMF suggests UK monetary injection

Published:  23 May, 2012

Sterling came under pressure yesterday but recovered in the afternoon as the International Monetary Fund said the UK needs to consider injecting more money into the economy.

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