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Interview: Majestic's new boss Rowan Gormley and Naked's Eamon FitzGerald on the company's new era Subscription
Majestic’s new chief executive Rowan Gormley and Naked’s managing director Eamon FitzGerald talk about the future of the new company.
One of the most prolific trends of the wine retailing world in recent times has been the propensity of suppliers to shore up big supply contracts with the multiples, ring-fencing huge swathes of what’s on shelf.
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One of the more persistent rumours circulating the trade finally found some concrete grounds this month as Conviviality Retail put its head above the parapet and confirmed its intention to buy wholesaler Matthew Clark.
You know that feeling. For years you have been doing something that seems slightly illicit, almost shameful, then out of the blue someone knowledgeable tells you it’s OK. You don’t have to hide it any more. And you discover you are not alone. Lots of other people are doing it too. In fact it might even be a good thing!
Q&A: Richard Kershaw MW, winemaker, Kershaw Wines Subscription
Richard Kershaw, the only winemaking MW in South Africa, was with Mulderbosch and Kanu, before leaving in 2011 to pursue his dream of making his own cool-climate wines in Elgin in the Western Cape.
Companies with lots of shareholders shouldn’t have annual general meetings like this. Really. It’s dangerous stuff. It might change the way we think about doing business completely and forever. And we don’t want that. Or do we?