The Rathfinny Estate – self-declared sunniest vineyard on the South Downs. Heir to the great legacy of Champagne and dedicated to producing the finest wines – WBC product developer Gerry Moss recently had the privilege to pay them a visit. He talks us through the merchandising of their new show-stopping café/deli and see first hand the growth of an English wine estate with high hopes to see some 400 acres of vines planted by 2020.
When the tinsel is taken down and the confetti swept up, the first commercial opportunity of the year in retail land is Valentine’s Day. This ‘hallmark’ holiday can really boost sales during a relatively quiet quarter with minimal effort and I’ve hunted down some of my favourite props, fixtures, fittings that will help you create the perfect ‘loved up space’ in no time at all! Follow my step-by-step guide below and love your way to a profitable Valentine’s Day, starting nice and early this January month.