California wines plan to increase UK sales

California wines plan to increase UK sales

Defiant Despite closing their UK office earlier this year the California Wine Institute is defiant it will not affect trade. They have plans to increase sales in the UK 30 per cent. Last year’ the UK accounted for around 25 per cent in volume of all Californian wine exports. The value was around US$284 million […]

Coffee, beer, wine and closures

Coffee, beer, wine and closures

Flat white and a red, please According to recent research, UK consumers want coffee shops to sell beer. Not any bland brand beer, but craft beers. Apparently, there were 20,728 coffee shops in the UK in 2015, expected to grow to 30,000 this year. Quality coffee, good brews and hopefully small, interesting selections of wines […]