Drive value this festive season: Heineken’s top tips for retailers this Christmas
Nov17

Drive value this festive season: Heineken’s top tips for retailers this Christmas

                One of the most important selling periods for the food and drink category, the countdown to Christmas has begun, which means it’s time for retailers to get their shelves ready to cater for the increase in footfall to drive value this season. As Christmas brings more reasons to socialise and create great experiences with friends and family at home, HEINEKEN UK predicts another year of bumper sales. Whilst Christmas...

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SPAR Languedoc Red is awarded Which? ‘Best Buy’ Taste Test Endorsement
Nov17

SPAR Languedoc Red is awarded Which? ‘Best Buy’ Taste Test Endorsement

 SPAR’s Regional Selection Languedoc Red 2017 has been awarded a Which? Best Buy Taste Test endorsement. Chosen as one of the Best Buy winter red wines, the panel deemed this French red as “delightful”. They described it as “a juicy, smoky, smooth wine with a good level of tannin. An excellent counterpart to roast beef, turkey, partridge, cheese, steak or lamb shank.”   Matthew Fowkes, SPAR UK Wine Buyer said: “We are...

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SPAR offers shoppers extra sparkle this Christmas
Nov09

SPAR offers shoppers extra sparkle this Christmas

This Christmas, SPAR’s award-winning sparkling wine range is perfectly poised to meet the festive season’s needs. With nine different sparkling wines on offer, the line-up meets a wide range of customer needs and will boost festive sales for retailers. The range’s ‘good’, ‘better’, ‘best’ offering also gives customers plenty of opportunities to trade up for gifting or indulgence. SPAR’s launch of two new Italian sparkling wines are...

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LAMBRINI REVS UP SALES WITH ‘WIN OUR MINI’ COMPETITION
Nov09

LAMBRINI REVS UP SALES WITH ‘WIN OUR MINI’ COMPETITION

Lambrini, the number one, award-winning perry brand has launched a line-up of limited-edition bottle wraps, together with a competition to win a brand-new Mini Cooper, in celebration of its British roots. Available now, the new on-pack promotion has been rolled out on all 75ml and PMP bottles of Lambrini Always Original, So Strawberry and Very Cherry, offering consumers the opportunity to enter into a prize draw to ‘Win Our Mini’,...

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Warming wines for cold winter nights at SPAR
Nov05

Warming wines for cold winter nights at SPAR

After the long hot summer of white and rosé wines, the days are now getting shorter and consumers begin to relish a glass of red wine. SPAR has some luscious wines to recommend to customers for Halloween parties, Bonfire Night get-togethers and Big Nights In. Every bottle in their ‘Regional Selection’ range comes from iconic and famous countries known for their wines and each incorporates a design which denotes the range name and the...

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LoneWolf distillery unveils new look gin and vodka as it continues on its mission to redefine the spirits category
Oct26

LoneWolf distillery unveils new look gin and vodka as it continues on its mission to redefine the spirits category

BrewDog-backed craft distiller, LoneWolf, has today unveiled the brand refresh for its LoneWolf Gin and LoneWolf Vodka. The move comes as the distillery looks to improve differentiation between its core spirits range, increase visibility of the bottles on shelf, and align the spirits bottles more closely with the other creations in its portfolio. Launched in April 2017, the Aberdeenshire-based distillery is on a mission to redefine...

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