Still hanging

Perhaps it is now not Brexit itself that is the biggest danger to the wine category’s fortunes in the UK, but the economic consequences of a political system that has hit the self-destruct button In the prolonged agony of the UK’s…

UK on-trade 2019 to-do list

Some prescriptions for success amid the toughest of trading years The sentiment is predominantly negative in the UK on-trade at the moment.  Clearly, much of the near-term focus is on Brexit, and at time of writing we remain at the mercy…

Hanging from the cliff

Whatever the outcome of the latest Brexit negotiations, the wine industry – and everyone else – should be prepared for a long, hard road ahead It feels like a climax of a classic Hollywood thriller. Time is running out; disaster looms;…

Uncorking the truth

Did British wine drinkers vote for Brexit?

Britain's OMG moment

How the nation’s wine drinkers might be feeling, post-Brexit.