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Wine Pricing: Strategy, Profitability and Adjustments | Sommelier Business

Wine Pricing: Strategy, Profitability and Adjustments | Sommelier Business

Right pricing strategy for your wine list is absolutely vital for the long-term success of your restaurant. Getting the pricing strategy right for your wine list is absolutely vital for the long-term success of your restaurant. By now, we’ve all heard stories about Michelin-starred restaurants in cities like New York that almost went out of […]

Minimum alcohol pricing was a risk that had to be taken | The Scotsman

Minimum alcohol pricing was a risk that had to be taken | The Scotsman

Scotland has an alcohol problem and a minimum price should help – a view now backed by the World Health Organisation, based on evidence in Canada and Russia. It was a politically dangerous decision to make Scotland, a country famous for, among other things, whisky, one of just six places around the world to have […]

Health experts call for European countries to follow Scotland’s lead on minimum alcohol pricing | The Scotsman

Health experts call for European countries to follow Scotland’s lead on minimum alcohol pricing | The Scotsman

Health experts have called on countries across Europe to follow Scotland’s lead in introducing alcohol minimum pricing as they recommended daily consumption levels equivalent to less than a small bottle of beer. Specialists from the World Health Organisation (WHO), meeting in Edinburgh, said that while it was too early to gauge the impact of minimum […]

Health expert calls for minimum alcohol pricing across Europe | The National

Health expert calls for minimum alcohol pricing across Europe | The National

Professor Jurgen Rehm, an adviser to the World Health Organisation (WHO), suggested people should drink no more than one unit of alcohol per day. Speaking at a joint meeting on alcohol and health being held in Edinburgh, led by the WHO and the Alcohol Policy Network in Europe, Rehm said minimum pricing is serious “ammunition” […]

Alcohol sales up four per cent since minimum pricing | Velvet Glove, Iron Fist

Alcohol sales up four per cent since minimum pricing | Velvet Glove, Iron Fist

Six months after the introduction of minimum pricing in Scotland, data emerges in dribs and drabs. We’ll have to wait for at least a year for official data on alcohol-related deaths, although we may get some modelled estimates and propaganda from the ‘public health’ lobby before then. In the meantime, various sales figures have been […]

Surge in Buckfast sales blamed on minimum pricing ‘trade off’ from ciders | HeraldScotland

Surge in Buckfast sales blamed on minimum pricing ‘trade off’ from ciders | HeraldScotland

IT was a landmark pricing policy designed to transform Scotland’s troublesome relationship with alcohol. But nearly six months after minimum unit pricing (MUP) was introduced, a spike in demand for Buckfast has led to claims that problem drinkers are switching from high-strength ciders to the potent tonic wine. An overall surge in alcohol revenues from […]

Northern Territories minimum unit pricing faces backlash | The Shout

Northern Territories minimum unit pricing faces backlash | The Shout

The Northern Territory became the first jurisdiction to introduce minimum unit pricing (MUP) on 1 October, as part of the Northern Territory Alcohol Harm Minimisation Plan 2018-19, and retailers are already facing consumer backlash. Attorney-General and Minister for Justice, Natasha Fyles, issued a media statement suggesting that some retailers may have been unfairly marking up […]

The world’s most expensive whisky to lead Sotheby’s Wine Autumn 2018 Auction series in New York

The world’s most expensive whisky to lead Sotheby’s Wine Autumn 2018 Auction series in New York

NEW YORK, NY.- Sotheby’s Wine unveiled the full contents of their autumn 2018 auctions in New York. Led by The Macallan 1926 60 Year Old (Sir Peter Blake Label) as well as an historic offering of Rare Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Wines from the Personal Cellar of Robert Drouhin, the series of four auctions this […]

Bordeaux ’17 Pricing Causes Backlog of Wine Stocks, Liv-ex Says | Bloomberg

Bordeaux ’17 Pricing Causes Backlog of Wine Stocks, Liv-ex Says | Bloomberg

High prices for Bordeaux 2017 compared with similar prior vintages, and restrained demand from buyers focusing on a few top labels, is leading to wine stocks backing up at merchants in the French port and a squeeze on margins through the supply chain, according to London-based online wine market Liv-ex. Average 2017 prices for wines […]

This Derby pub hikes up the price of pints when England are playing | Derbyshire Live

This Derby pub hikes up the price of pints when England are playing | Derbyshire Live

This Derby pub has been found hiking up the prices of pints when England are playing in the world cup. Walkabout in Market Place, owned by Stonegate Pubs, is increasing its prices by up to 30p per drink. However, the business says it is common practice to do this and it is using the extra […]