All Off-licences and wine articles – Page 10

  • News

    Thresher revives 40% discount offer


    Off-licence operator Thresher Group is reviving its 40 per cent discount campaign again, making it the third consecutive year the retailer has run the offer.

  • News

    Majestic Wine profits tumble


    Pre-tax profits at Majestic Wine have plummeted more than 25 per cent to 5.6 million for the 26 weeks to September 29.

  • News

    Thresher to expand in time for Christmas


    Drinks retailer Thresher Group is to open 15 stores before December to ramp up its portfolio for the key Christmas trading period.

  • Time to re-Thresh: T

    Face facts: using data to maximise sales


    A lot of retailers already have the data they need to help maximise sales, but they don’t necessarily know how to use it. Joanna Perry reports.

  • News

    Oddbins bought by ex-MD's son


    Wine retailer Oddbins has been sold to a consortium of investors led by the son of a former managing director of the company.

  • Analysis

    Plenty of bottle


    Company veteran Steve Lewis is moving into the top job at Majestic Wine. Tim Danaher finds out how he plans to keep the pressure up against the supermarkets in tough times

  • News

    Majestic Wine profits and sales climb


    Specialist retailer Majestic Wine has posted a full-year profit rise and expects to sustain momentum, despite tough high street conditions.

  • News

    Direct Wines picks international IT


    Direct Wines is preparing to go live with a Microsoft-based IT platform for its US business.

  • News

    Thresher Group recruits marketing chief


    Thresher Group has hired Superdrug marketer Vibha Hardaker as group marketing director.

  • News

    RWC08: bosses warn retailers to stick to the basics


    The bosses of DFS, Selfridges and Majestic Wine told delegates that retailers should “stick to the knitting” and not abandon the principles of their business during the present dip in consumer spending.

  • News

    Raise a glass to a Majestic chief


    When Tim How became chief executive of Majestic Wine the Cold War was not quite over and Mrs Thatcher was still Prime Minister.

  • News

    Majestic chief to step down


    Majestic Wine chief Tim How is to step down from his post, making way for his deputy Steve Lewis to take over the reins.

  • News

    Majestic recovers after tough November


    Majestic Wine revealed a modest Christmas performance this morning, as its sales were hit by heavy discounting on alcohol by supermarkets.

  • News

    Threshers brings back 40 per cent off deal


    Threshers has launched a repeat of the 40 per cent discount offer that it ran in December last year, which sparked a stampede of customers to its web site to find the voucher.