Author: Jack Merrylees

Wednesday 21 August 2019

Majestic Stores Set To Remain

Majestic Wine to be Acquired by Funds Managed by US Investment Firm Fortress in August 2019 – including all stores in the UK, France and Majestic Commercial business. Fortress attracted to Majestic depth of retail experience, brand strength and unique position as UK’s largest specialist wine retailer British wine retail has been given a significant boost , as leading US investment firm Fortress confirmed the […]

Friday 1 September 2017

Wine 999 – Where does the butteriness come from in a wine?

5 / 5 ( 2 votes )   Help! Where does the butteriness come from in a wine? It seems counterintuitive given the nature of the raw ingredients – i.e. grapes – none of which in my experience have anything close in flavour. – Rick You’re absolutely spot on – it does not come from the grapes! The creaminess or butteriness you get in wine […]

Thursday 2 February 2017

Launching our 2017 charity partnership: Macmillan Cancer Support

5 / 5 ( 5 votes ) Yesterday we launched our charity partnership for 2017 with Macmillan Cancer Support! There are around 2.5 million people living with cancer in the UK, with this number set to grow to 4 million by 2030. Macmillan provides support to those affected by cancer and offers independent advice on a range of issues –  including treatments, dealing with emotional […]