Scottish Grocer & Convenience Retailer


Corks popping from Oz to Chile

SOME of the biggest wines in Scottish c-stores have come out on top in a global survey investigating the power of brands in the category.

Tower plays dirty

GERMAN wine brand Black Tower has teamed up with Tough Mudder as the official wine partner of the assault course event.

Blogs back Nisa

NISA has been inviting bloggers to sample and write about the symbol group’s pizza and wine range

A fizzing festive season

ADDING some sparkle to off-sales would be a smart move this Christmas according to Continental Wine & Food.

Heard it on the grapevine

THINGS are changing in the wine market and retailers offering more unusual grapes could do well in 2018

Dreaming of a wine Christmas

THERE are few categories to compare with wine when it comes to consumers’ willingness to experiment and try something new

On your bike

ALCOHOL-free wine brand Eisberg has become the official wine partner for the Tour of Britain cycle race. As part of the three-year agreement Eisberg will …

Aussie rules on going to the party

AUSTRALIAN wine brand McGuigan Wines is launching its Bring a McGuigan campaign this month. The campaign encourages consumers to Bring a McGuigan when faced …

Wine winner will fly down under

AUSTRALIAN wine brand Jacob’s Creek is giving consumers the chance to win a trip to the 2017 Australian Tennis Open in a promotion running throughout the …

PET extensions take the party outdoors

AS more people socialise outdoors during summer – with barbecues and garden parties at home and by attending outdoor concerts or having picnics on days out …

New wines for wholesaler

BESTWAY Wholesale has introduced several new lines which it says will help customers keep up with trends in the wine market. The additions include New Royal …

Oz brand says bring it anywhere

AUSTRALIAN wine brand McGuigan Wines has launched a major advertising campaign in the UK and Ireland to encourage consumers to “Bring a McGuigan”. The …

Wine fans set to trade up?

. WINE could be more important than ever to retailers this Christmas and that very much includes retailers running c-stores, according to Brand Phoenix the …

Launching more sparkle

CONSUMERS are increasingly choosing prosecco instead of Champagne for their celebrations, says International Brands Limited. The firm has added two new …

Barefoot toe in the market

COULD some of your customers do with a smaller shoe size over Christmas? Ahead of the festive and party season Gallo-owned Californian brand Barefoot Wine has …

Organically sparkling

ORGANIC wine company Vintage Roots reckons on-trade success of prosecco indicates it will be huge in the off-trade this Christmas. Neil Palmer, director at …