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What Are UK Wine Importers Really Looking for in a New Brand?

The world has got enough Chardonnays, Sauvignon Blancs and Malbecs. It does not need another critter-driven wine label. What it does need are brands, but how does an importer know what is going to be an effective, game changing brand that genuinely connects and engages with their target consumer?

24/04/2017

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You only have to look at the Top 20 selling wine brands in the UK to see how hard it is to create a new brand that is going to make it. The large majority of that Top 20 will have been brands that have been around for years or are increasingly supermarket exclusive labels that are best sellers because they have taken the place of failing brands on the shelf. So it’s a risky business taking on and investing in anything new. Here are our top five ways to give yourself a fighting chance.

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