Harpers Wine & Spirit
Harpers Wine & Spirit offers a range of print and online products and an exciting calendar of awards, tastings and events. At Harpers we are opening up the world of wine and spirits to you like never before with a digital first strategy designed to give you access to news, views and insights whenever and wherever you need it. We provide you with essential business information, at the time and in the publishing format you need: every day and not just every issue.
Harpers Wine & Spirit
Trusted for over 100 years by producers, suppliers and retailers from across the on and off trades, Harpers Wine & Spirit magazine provides unrivalled knowledge of the wine and spirit industry in print and digital format. Keep up-to-date with unique news coverage, analysis of key business trends and the latest market developments. Boost your drinks knowledge and be confident that Harpers monthly magazine provides the information you need to stay on top.
You can access our completely revamped website, harpers.co.uk, on any electronic device you like, be it your desk computer, your smartphone or iPad, taking the world of wine and spirits with you as you go. We have worked hard to break down the website's navigation and content to provide detailed, specific information bespoke to each of the main industry channels. News and top stories are posted daily and much content can only be accessed by our subscribers including the online directory and digital edition of the monthly magazine.
The Harpers Wine & Spirit Directory is your invaluable guide to who is supplying and selling in the world of wines and spirits. It is crammed with all the key company and contact information you need to stay ahead in the UK drinks industry, grow your business and make more informed decisions. This comprehensive source for UK wine & spirit industry information is available as a book as part of your Harpers Wine & Spirit subscription. The UK Buyers Guide is the comprehensive search of UK wine and spirits trade and the Wineries Guide covers over 7,000 leading wineries worldwide.
The Drinks Wholesaler
The Drinks Wholesaler is the only dedicated publication for UK drinks wholesalers and is targeted at national and regional drinks wholesalers, agents, brewers and independent wine merchants with wholesale arms
It includes business advice, product trends and company news within the wholesale sector as well as looking at opportunities available for the wholesaling community to come together and collaborate for a more efficient and profitable business.
Specialist Importers Trade Tasting (SITT)
SITT is designed specifically for wine buyers from the independent on and off trade, and for press visitors interested in ‘real' wines. Whether you are a writer or a buyer from a restaurant, hotel, retail or online environment, everything – wines, exhibitors, forums, generic participation – is created to give you the most useful day of tasting possible.
The Harpers Awards
Harpers Awards are your awards, recognising the best of the dynamic people and companies in the drinks trade that have done more to inspire, innovate, refresh, lead and drive the industry forward than any other and, in doing so, raise the bar for all.
We are looking to reward the heroes of the drinks industry and are calling retailers and operators to enter their businesses today.
- Gain recognition for your business, validated as the best in the industry
- Raise your profile as an award-winning retailer/operator
- Gain fantastic PR opportunities
- Boost team positivity for your company, winning an award is great recognition for hardworking individuals and teams
Supplements and Reports
Our reports focus on specific countries and channels featuring originally-researched coverage highlighting business opportunities and offering advice on the routes to follow.
Areas covered to date include:
- Harpers Low-alcohol Report
- Harpers Online Wine
- Harpers Routes to Market: Buyers and Sellers
- Harpers Argentina
- Harpers Australia
- Harpers Italy
- Harpers South Africa
- Harpers Spain
Harpers Data & Insights
Harpers also offers a series of comprehensive business reports looking in-depth at specific area of the drinks trade with originally researched data and analysis from Wine Business Solutions.
- Demystifying E-Commerce Wine
- Demystifying the Consumer: The UK Off-Trade
- Demystifying Restaurant and Bar Consumers
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