Subscriber login Close [x]
remember me
You are not logged in.

Radcliffe's Wines revamps website to offer food and wine 'experience'

Published:  15 December, 2011

Thierry's owned Radcliffe's Wines, has revamped its website in order to demystify wine by offering consumers a complete food and wine experience.

Read more...

English sparkling on cusp of popularity

Published:  15 December, 2011

English sparkling wine is set to become a mainstream drink of choice, according to new report that shows over half of sparkling wine drinkers in the UK have tried sparkling wine from English vineyards at least once.

Read more...

London City Bond reshuffles management team

Published:  15 December, 2011

London City Bond has shaken up its senior management team with the departure of non-executive chairman Jeff Stanton.

Read more...

Festive sales on a 'knife edge', says BRC

Published:  15 December, 2011

Festive sales are balanced on a knife edge, says the British Retail Consortium, as consumers leave their shopping late.

Read more...

Sterling hits €1.19/£1

Published:  15 December, 2011

Sterling hit the highest level against the euro for nearly 10 months yesterday, breaking through €1.19/£1 barrier.

Read more...

Sterling hits high as investors move from euro

Published:  14 December, 2011

Sterling hit a nine month high against the euro yesterday, after comments by Angela Merkel unsettled investors already disappointed by the outcome of last week's EU summit.

Read more...

Strictly judge booted off as face of First Cape

Published:  14 December, 2011

Alesha Dixon has been dropped as the face of First Cape's Café Collection, following her "uncharacteristic" behaviour on a TV chat show, where she was filmed drinking wine from the bottle.

Read more...

Yvon Mau aims to regain lost ground for Bordeaux in £10 to £20 range

Published:  14 December, 2011

Yvon Mau aims to regain lost ground in the UK's £10 to £20 sector with the launch of new range of wines from Bordeaux.

Read more...

Shake-up at Laithwaites Wine

Published:  14 December, 2011

Direct Wines has announced a reshuffle of its buying and merchandising teams which sees current head of buying Thomas Woolrych make a transatlantic move to take up the role of wine director in the US.

Read more...

New green 'milk man' scheme from Jascots

Published:  14 December, 2011

Jascots Wine Merchants has turned milk man in its new eco-friendly scheme.

Read more...

Acker Merrall & Condit launches "Twelve Days of Christmas" wine auction

Published:  14 December, 2011

US rare wine auction house, Acker Merrall & Condit has launched a "Twelve Days of Christmas", a worldwide auction offering gifts of 'incomparable rarity and lavish value'.

Read more...

VIDEO: Big Wine Festival wants to attract families

Published:  14 December, 2011

The Big Wine Festival wants to attract "average customers" and families to its June event, in an effort to broaden the appeal beyond "crusty wine buffs".

Read more...

Burgundy and Bordeaux Super Seconds fill First Growth trade gap

Published:  14 December, 2011

Burgundy's top wines and lower-ranking Bordeaux Crus Classes are filling the trade gap left by lack of demand for First Growths, according to Liv-Ex data.

Read more...

Stolichnaya launches ultra-premium, Himalayan Edition

Published:  13 December, 2011

Stolichnaya Vodka has launched the The Himalayan Edition, the first in a series for Stolichnaya's ultra-premium reference, Elit.

Read more...

Inflation may prompt 15p-a-bottle wine duty hike

Published:  13 December, 2011

The wine trade is braced for a 15p-a-bottle duty hike in the spring Budget.

Read more...

Sainsbury's survey shows gin to be Xmas spirit of choice

Published:  13 December, 2011

Gin is tipped to be the spirit of choice for consumers at Sainsbury's this Christmas, after it recorded a yearly uplift in sales of 61%1 amongst city dwelling 18-24 year olds.

Read more...

Wines in the press- December 8-11

Published:  13 December, 2011

The Guardian
Fiona Beckett says at Christmas just as easy to find yourself jaded with festive drink choices as it is food ones.

Read more...

Sterling hits high of €1.18/£1

Published:  13 December, 2011

Sterling surged against the euro yesterday after investors shed the single currency.

Read more...

Tax hikes blamed for wine sales fall

Published:  13 December, 2011

Tax increases are mainly responsible for the drop in wine sales volumes - which has accelerated in the last quarter, falling by 4% - according to the WSTA's market report.

Read more...

On-trade mergers and acquisitions set to surge in 2012

Published:  12 December, 2011

Mergers and acquisitions in the UK bar and restaurant trade are expected to surge in 2012, according to BDO's 'Restaurant and Bars Report'.

Read more...