Robin Knapp joins Hallgarten

Hallgarten creates new regional sales director role

24 Oct 2016 | By Jo Gilbert

Luton-based suppliers Hallgarten Druitt & Novum Wines has boosted its senior management team with the creation of a new director of regional sales role.

Jerry Lockspeiser

Jerry Lockspeiser: Does wine need its Uber? Subscription

24 Oct 2016 | By Jerry Lockspeiser

The wine trade is not renowned for disruptive business models. We haven’t yet had our Uber, Airbnb or iTunes. Nor do we have much of a history of radical innovation.

Cremant Creations Etoile Conseil Vins Alsace

Alsace sales up in the UK following three successive years of low yields

21 Oct 2016 | By Jo Gilbert

Sales of Alsace wines to the UK have jumped according to the latest figures released by the Conseil Interprofessionnel des Vins d’Alsace (CIVA) – an encouraging sign for the region which has suffered a string of small harvests in recent years.

This week

The week that was: top news, Q&As and opinion on

21 Oct 2016 | By Jo Gilbert

In case you missed some of the headlines this week on, we have put together a review of the top online news, Q&As, and opinion stories.

The International Wine Challenge’s (IWC) inaugural Spanish Wine Merchant awards

Spanish wine industry celebrates inaugural IWC Spanish Merchant Awards

21 Oct 2016 | By Angela Mount

The cream of the Spanish wine industry turned out in force on Monday for the International Wine Challenge’s (IWC) inaugural Spanish Wine Merchant awards, with over 200 guests attending the awards dinner in the surrounds of one of Madrid’s most famous buildings, Casino de Madrid.

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