Blossom Hill online 

Blossom Hill fans will be able to find out more about the wine on a new website. The site,, goes live at the end of this month and features information on all the wines in the range. 

Composite pinot noir 

New Zealand wine company the Winegrowers of Ara is adding a pinot noir to its Composite range, which was launched last year. The wines are aimed at independent retailers and have a rsp of £12.99. 

Martell sponsorship 

Martell Cognac is to sponsor events at the historic Chateau de Versailles. "This partnership reinforces Martell as a Cognac that merges heritage with today's modern tastes," said a spokesman.