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Viitta comes in 45cl, 35cl, 29cl and a 19cl flute with list prices from £2.84.

Artis launches new glassware ranges

By Lauren Houghton

UK importer of Royal Leerdam glassware for the hospitality industry has launched three new ranges of stemware under the Finesse collection.

The Vi Tap Plus is able to dispense purified boiled, chilled still or chilled sparkling water from the same font

Vivreau launches the Vi Tap Plus

By Lauren Houghton

Water systems specialist Vivreau has launched the Vi Tap Plus, a new tap design with height extension so bottles and glasses can be easily filled.

Diners are opting for marginally more expensive wines, as well as proving more open to suggestive upselling, according to operators who spoke to Restaurant magazine

Increasing spend on wine reflects creeping confidence

By William Drew

Wine spend in restaurants – long seen as a barometer for the premium hospitality sector and key indicator of wider consumer confidence – has stepped up a level in recent months across the UK.

The Sommeliers Bordeaux Grand Cru Black Series is made using non-transparent, lead crystal, and blown into shape using original molds

Riedel launches Black Series Collector's Edition glassware

By Luke Nicholls

Wine glass manufacturer Riedel is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its Sommelier range with the release of the ‘Sommeliers Bordeaux Grand Cru’ glass, as part of the Black Series Collector’s Edition.