Millennial shopping, Tesco rising & hot news

Millennial shopping, Tesco rising & hot news

Millennials flash the cash Nielsen Homescan (UK) research has concluded that millennial-led households are the fastest-growing spenders on grocery shopping, which includes wine. They are also held responsible for the growth of discounters such as Aldi and Lidl. The overall grocery spend in Britain increased 2.7 per cent year-on-year.  In households in which someone aged […]

Paul Schaafsma interview and new Wine Industry Directory out

Paul Schaafsma interview and new Wine Industry Directory out

Wise words Olly Wehring (Just­Drinks) has interviewed Paul Schaafsma, CEO of Accolade Wines. It’s a good read but as Just-Drinks is a subscriber site it’s pointless my adding a link to the article. Some quotes: Wehring: “The change of CEO signals to me that Accolade’s adventures in M&A are now at an end.” “Probably,” agrees Schaafsma. “We’re about 90 per […]