Analysing the lifeblood of the UK wine trade

As everyone knows, the way to make a small fortune in the wine business is to start with a large one. But that hasn’t stopped…

Independent wine merchants booming

The report, commissioned in partnership with Wines of Chile, identified 512 independent retailers with a specialism in wine. The sector has been watched with some…

Riding the storm in 2007

First, the facts: the week was unusual, with a full trading week before Christmas, falling on a Monday for the first time in my tenure…