Everyday drinking

Oddbins has introduced two own label everyday drinking wines. Oddbins Own Red and Oddbins Own White, both from southern France, are priced at £3.99 each, with a 20% discount offer on purchases of six bottles or more.

Cognac gift pack

Hine Vintage Cognacs has developed a gift pack for Christmas. The book-style box, lined in red material, opens to reveal a bottle of Hine Rare VSOP and two Hine tasting glasses. It retails at £38.

Distribution deal

New Generation Wines has announced its appointment as the UK agency distributor for New Zealand producers Pegasus Bay from Canterbury, Main Divide from South Island and Hans from Marlborough.

£2m cider plant

Herefordshire-based cider producer H Weston & Sons has opened its new £2m production hall, which will increase capacity threefold.