Amathus opens third London wine store

28 Jul 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

Amathus, well-known as a drinks supplier, importer and specialist retailer, has opened its third London store, this time in Knightsbridge.

China is not necessarily the answer

Major wine companies should not pin their futures on China, warns Krug chief

28 Jul 2014 | By James Lawrence

The wine world needs to let go of its obsession with China, and stop believing that the market can solve all its problems, according to Margareth Henriquez., chief executive of Krug, the top branded Champagne house.

Conviviality Retail

Conviviality Retail opens discount drinks store BB's Warehouse

28 Jul 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

Conviviality Retail, owner of Bargain Booze and Wine Rack, is launching BB’s Warehouse, a new drinks store focused on multibuy and bulk discounting. 


Oddbins to start franchise operation with 26 independent wine retailers

28 Jul 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

High street chain Oddbins is planning to kick off its franchised model by converting around 26 independent wine merchants to the company fascia.

LVMH logo

LVMH's wine and spirits business drags down overall performance of luxury group

25 Jul 2014 | By Erin Smith

Louis Vutton Moët Hennessy (LVMH) stock price is taking a hit as financial markets react to the conglomerate’s half yearly results announced at close of business yesterday. This morning the stock was trading 6.12% lower, down from yesertday’s close €141.25 per share to €132.75 (Bloomberg).

Sign in

Newsletter Sign-up

I wish to receive the following newsletters:

Subscriber only alerts:

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn

The Grocer's commentators and opinion makers