Category: Feature

Tuesday 24 March 2020

Majestic Doors Closed To The Public Until Further Notice

An update, following yesterday’s government announcement: Currently, it is our understanding that we fall into the ‘essential’ category, as outlined by the government, although we are seeking further clarification on this. However, we have taken the decision to close all Majestic doors to walk-in customers until further notice, or we receive updated guidance. We feel this is the safest thing to do for both our […]

Sunday 22 March 2020

All Majestic Stores Closed For This Sunday

3.8 / 5 ( 6 votes ) A message from CEO, John Colley: To allow our hard working staff some respite, we have taken the decision to close all Majestic stores on Sunday, and open only to click & collect orders on Monday. This is following a week of unprecedented demand across the country. Everyone at Majestic has been working around the clock to keep […]

Thursday 19 March 2020

From Our Business, To Yours. A letter from CEO, John Colley, to Majestic Commercial Customers.

In light of the Coronavirus becoming increasingly prevalent in the UK, as CEO at Majestic, I wanted to share with you the actions we are taking to look after you, our Commercial customers, and our store teams.  We understand this is a deeply challenging time for the hospitality industry, and want to reassure you that in Majestic Commercial you have a partner that will be […]

Thursday 19 March 2020

Majestic Suspends In Store Tasting Due To Coronavirus

Majestic has taken the necessary decision to remove all tastings from stores for the foreseeable future. The ability to try wine before you buy it was revolutionary, when Majestic first opened its doors in 1980. Currently the business opens over 90,000 bottles a year for customers to taste – plus extra for in-store events (such as masterclasses, showcases and supplier tastings). This is the first […]

Tuesday 17 March 2020

Majestic Wine Calais COVID-19 Update

Following yesterday’s announcement regarding the measures introduced by the French Government, Majestic Calais will no longer be opening our doors to customers for the foreseeable future. We still have staff on hand to answer any customer queries you may have, so please feel free to call at 01923 298 297 or email us at France@majestic.co.uk directly. If you have orders which are currently placed with […]

Monday 2 March 2020

Roots in Majestic – Liam Steevenson MW

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) Next up in our Roots in Majestic Series is Liam Steevenson MW; Master of Wine, winemaker, importer, merchant, podcast creator and expert… Box shifter. The life of Liam Steevenson MW has taken him all over the globe – but in 1997 it began (in a wine sense, at least) in the slightly less glamorous setting of a Majestic […]

Friday 28 February 2020

Beth Pearce Becomes First Ever Majestic MW

The Institute of Masters of Wine has today announced seven new Masters of Wine, from five different countries. Amongst them is Majestic Buyer Beth Pearce. Beth embarked on her MW study journey in 2016 after completing the WSET Diploma, where she received the Derouet Jameson scholarship. Her research paper was titled ‘How effective is it to use the reduced carbon footprint of bulk shipping and […]

Wednesday 26 February 2020

Majestic Summer Press Tasting Announced

Majestic Wine has today announced the date and venue for their upcoming Summer Press event. The tasting, which will focus on showcasing a number of key range reviews, will be held on the 7th May at the Royal Academy of Arts. The event is strictly drinks trade only – and an RSVP is required for access. The event will seek to introduce a large number […]