John Hegarty

Copestick Murray to distribute advertising mogul Sir John Hegarty’s wines

19 Jan 2015 | By Gemma McKenna

Copestick Murray was inspired by Bartle Bogle Hegarty co-founder Sir John Hegarty’s ‘no holds barred’ keynote speech at the WSTA conference last year to sign a distribution deal for his wines in the UK and Ireland.

March for the Indies

March for the Independents campaign to put spotlight on wine merchants

09 Jan 2015

Today Harpers is officially launching its most ambitious project yet to support and promote independent wine merchants. Here’s how you can get involved in March for the Independents

Ruth Yates

Independent wine merchants celebrate festive fillip

06 Jan 2015 | By Gemma McKenna

Independent wine merchants across the country are toasting a cracking December, with sales up across the board.

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Hal Wilson

2014 Review and Hopes and Fears for 2015: Cambridge Wine Company’s Hal Wilson

26 Dec 2014

Hal Wilson, managing director of independent merchant Cambridge Wine Company, gives us the low-down on opening a new wine bar, Cahors wines making a comeback and why he’s watching this space with Philglas & Swiggot.

Borough Wines

Borough Wines opens sixth shop in London

05 Dec 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

Independent merchant Borough Wines has opened its sixth London  shop, this time in Clerkenwell.

The Good Wine Shop

Good Wine Shop opens third outlet

03 Dec 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

Independent merchant the Good Wine Shop is opening a third branch – this time in Surrey’s Esher – with plans for up to two more outlets in the pipeline.

Top Merchants: Independent Wine Crew

Indie Wine Crew: How to run wine stores more effectively Subscription

12 Dec 2013 | By Erin Smith

Members of Harpers’ new Independent Wine Crew are willing to put their competitive instincts to one side to find ways in which they can work together, share experiences and offer advice on how to run wine stores more effectively.

Andrew Steel, Director of Connoisseur Estates

What's on at SITT Autumn: Andrew Steel from Connoisseur Estates

24 Sep 2014

Andrew Steel, director of Connoisseur Estates, a UK wine agency, tells, what to expect on his stand today at the SITT Autumn Tasting held at the Royal Horticulture Halls in London.

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