VI-1 certificates officially scrapped from January 1

Legislation has today been signed to remove VI-1 certificates on all wine imported to Great Britain, from January 1.  The measure, announced earlier…

Wine trade victory in campaign against VI-1 certificates

Wine importers are celebrating after the government scrapped the controversial VI-1 certificates for all shipments into the UK, including those from outside the EU. The…

LWF 2021: Miles Beale highlights UK wine trade trends and challenges

“The UK remains an attractive and diverse marketplace but it is very different from a year ago,” according to Miles Beale, chief executive of Wine…