Justin Knock MW on what proposed wine reforms mean for the trade – opinion

Defra has outlined a package of wine reforms due to come in during 2024. They include: removing the requirement…

Value for money, home drinking and duty changes – Interview, Charles Cutteridge, Morrisons wine sourcing manager

“It’s an interesting time to be a wine buyer,” says Charles Cutteridge, wine sourcing manager for Morrisons. “There are a lot of changes coming…

Industry braced for impact of new duty rates

The government’s reformed alcohol duty regime cranks up on August 1, bringing the biggest increases in alcohol tax for five decades, with spirits, still…