Blossom Hill revamp 

Blossom Hill has followed up its launch of wines from Italy, South Africa and Chile with new-look packaging to make the range more appealing to women aged 35-plus. 

Korean beer added 

Speciality beer importer Pierhead Purchasing has added a beer from South Korea to its portfolio. Max Prime, abv 4.5%, is brewed in Seoul and joins a Pierhead Asian beer range that includes brands from China, Indonesia, Vietnam and Japan. 

Californian venture 

Specialist French wine supplier Thierry's Wine Services has taken on its first Californian agencies with a deal to distribute the Red Truck, Picket Fence and Steelhead brands for Sonoma-based 585 Wine Partners.