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Berkmann Wine Cellars has added California producer Ridge Vineyards to its agency portfolio. Berkmann will take over the UK distribution from Fields, Morris & Verdin (FMV) on January 1, 2021.

Phillip Schofield has unveiled his latest release, a vegan-friendly Rosato to join his range of Italian bag-in-box wines.

Freixenet is returning to the small screen to showcase its sparkling range and to introduce its new Italian Wine Collection.

Continental Wine & Food has introduced a new 5.5% abv British wine range.

Australian wine brand Banrock Station has given a UK launch to a flat bottle made from recycled plastic.

November used to be the month when the wine trade braced itself for the clamour to get Beaujolais Nouveau on the shelves.

The WSTA has welcomed the Government’s decision to temporary suspend the introduction of VI-1 forms until July 2021.

Prosecco producer La Gioiosa is aiming to have its Prosecco Rosé on sale in the UK through distributor North South Wines by the end of November.

Australian wine brand Tempus Two is sponsoring a podcast series from the comedian Katherine Ryan.

The London Wine Fair has revealed details of how the event will operate in 2021 to adapt to the pandemic.

Vivino has appointed Joshua Lincoln as its new UK managing director, as part of its strategy to invest in UK growth.

WineGB has appointed Simon Thorpe MW as its new chief executive officer.

Bancroft Wines has created 10 new roles across all departments, following the news that 37 producers have joined its portfolio, with several more to be confirmed over the coming weeks.

Freixenet Copestick is launching a Rosé Prosecco under its I Heart label.

Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) is introducing a bag-in-box format for its 19 Crimes brand, and it will be launched into the UK’s supermarkets this month.

WineGB has unveiled a new strategy to “champion the national brand” with Classic Method Sparkling Wine earmarked as the hero style, accompaned by a new Hallmark to support wines that have achieved the highest level PDO status.

When in Rome has launched two Portuguese wines in box format to coincide with the launch of The Wine Show’s third series, which sees the team based in Portugal.

ABS Wine Agencies is launching "Christmas in a Box" kits for independent retailers.

Bordeaux Wines UK is launching a new festive campaign for independent retailers.

Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) has announced a new partnership between Lindeman’s and the Carbon Trust – a collaboration that aims to see its Lindeman’s branded range of products certified carbon neutral in Europe by the end of 2020.

Royal Tokaji is releasing its 2016 Aszú wines to customers in the UK tomorrow (October 7) to other customers around the world during the autumn.

Candy Mountain has become Washington’s sixteenth American Viticultural Area (AVA), and it is the smallest in the state.

The Wine and Spirits Trade Association (WSTA) has welcomed the Government's call for evidence into a comprehensive review of UK alcohol taxation, following the UK's departure from the EU.

Wine is enjoying a “mini-boom” in the Covid-19 era, but dark economic clouds are on the horizon for the category, according to the latest report from Wine Intelligence.

Ridgeview Wine Estate has launched its first new wine in a decade, to mark its 25th anniversary as “pioneers in English sparkling wine”.

Waitrose has launched a wine it describes as “a UK supermarket first”.

Berkmann Wine Cellars has added the Mendoza-based Pulenta Estate to its agency portfolio.

A leading port manufacturer is building up stocks in the UK ahead of anticipated disruption after the Brexit transition period ends in January.

Majestic Wine is beginning the process of rolling out a new logo following the results of a staff vote.

Borough Wines is expanding its offering of sustainable solutions with a new zero waste range for its off and on-trade customers.