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Off-trade brings growth for BWS, but wine and on-trade both decline as market stays 'fragile' – WSTA

25 Jun 2015 | By Nigel Huddleston

A strong off-trade performance has dragged the UK alcohol market back into volume growth for the first time in five years, according to a report from the Wine & Spirit Trade Association.

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Ambassador to Guatemala and Honduras will head London office for whisky body

29 Jun 2015 | By Nigel Huddleston

The Scotch Whisky Association has recruited the UK’s ambassador to Guatemala and Honduras to be its director of global affairs.

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Neil Bruce appointed as the new head of wine for Fuller’s

24 Jun 2015 | By Erin Smith

Neil Bruce joined brewery, pub chain and inn operator Fuller, Smith & Turner P.L.C earler this month as the new head of wine replacing Mark Dally, the current wine and purchasing director.

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‘Fear’ of retribution a challenge for the Grocery Code Adjudicator in getting suppliers to come forward

23 Jun 2015 | By Erin Smith

Fear of retribution from retailers is the biggest reason suppliers are not raising issues with the Groceries Code Adjudicator, according to a survey by regulator.

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ONS statistics show retail’s sustained growth in volume, but ongoing declines in value for May

19 Jun 2015 | By Erin Smith

The Office of National Statistics for May 2015 figures show one of the longest sustained periods of volume growth in the retail sector, while simultaneously showing that prices are continuing to fall for retailers as supermarket price wars rage on.

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Harpers choice, May 2015

12 May 2015 | By Erin Smith

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Chief of the Week: Raul Diaz of WineTraining Limited

08 May 2015 | By Claret Pimpernel

When we think of passion, patience and a man on a mission of spreading the love and appreciation for wine, Raul Diaz definitely comes to mind.

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Chief of the Week: English Wine

01 May 2015 | By Claret Pimpernel

It may be a bit of a departure from our more traditional celebration of people in the wine and spirits industry that we choose to recognise English wines as this week’s Chief of the Week. But with the enormous success of English Wine over the past year it is a great opportunity to raise a glass of British sparkling fizz to the growing number of producers and their success stories.

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