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Aussie wine makes history by being named the  world’s best Grenache

May 18, 2022

Aussie wine makes history by being named the world’s best Grenache

A South Australian Grenache has made history by becoming the first Australian drop to be awarded the International Grenache Trophy in the prestigious International Wine Challenge’s (IWC).

Endeavour Group announces winners in inaugural Supplier of the Year Awards

May 13, 2022

Endeavour Group announces winners in inaugural Supplier of the Year Awards

Last night, Endeavour Group announced the winners of its inaugural Supplier of the Year Awards program at a gala ceremony in Melbourne, with more than 500 suppliers taking part in the festivities.

Dan Murphy’s launches Decoded Spirits Awards as home cocktail trend booms

May 5, 2022

Dan Murphy’s launches Decoded Spirits Awards as home cocktail trend booms

Dan Murphy’s has today unveiled the 19 winners in its inaugural Decoded Spirits Awards including best gin, whisky and mezcal, with prices starting from $35. More than 600 spirits were blind tasted by 10 judges over five days.

Endeavour Group welcomes Josef Chromy Wines to its fine wine portfolio

April 29, 2022

Endeavour Group welcomes Josef Chromy Wines to its fine wine portfolio

Friday 29th April - Australia’s leading retail drinks and hospitality business Endeavour Group has today completed the acquisition of Josef Chromy Wines in Tasmania, acquired in partnership with Warakirri Asset Management, one of Australia’s leading agricultural investment managers. 

Customer wins $50K cash prize from his favourite bottle shop BWS

April 14, 2022

Customer wins $50K cash prize from his favourite bottle shop BWS

A loyal BWS customer did not at first believe he had won a major cash prize by playing the free BWS Cooler app this summer.

Dan Murphy’s unveils its first premium Cellar store, featuring a $160,000 wine

April 13, 2022

Dan Murphy’s unveils its first premium Cellar store, featuring a $160,000 wine

Dan Murphy’s unveils its first premium Cellar store, featuring a $160,000 wine

Zero the new hero as Dan Murphy’s opens the doors to its first bar

March 29, 2022

Zero the new hero as Dan Murphy’s opens the doors to its first bar

Dan Murphy’s has today opened the doors to its very first bar, ZERO% by Dan Murphy’s in Hampton, Melbourne. Patrons can choose from a menu of over 30 zero alcoholic* drinks to enjoy at the bar 7 days a week, as well as a range of more than 200 non-alcoholic products to shop and take home.

Dan Murphy’s to open ZERO% bar in Melbourne

March 25, 2022

Dan Murphy’s to open ZERO% bar in Melbourne

Dan Murphy’s is opening the doors to its very first bar next week.

Endeavour Group Supplier Forum: Supply chain disruption & innovation on the agenda

March 25, 2022

Endeavour Group Supplier Forum: Supply chain disruption & innovation on the agenda

Endeavour Group’s half-yearly Supplier Forum took place yesterday via a virtual format, during which the company’s leadership and merchandise teams updated trade partners on trends and developments.

Dan Murphy’s celebrates solar power success in  South Australia with roof installation

March 24, 2022

Dan Murphy’s celebrates solar power success in South Australia with roof installation

Dan Murphy’s is so passionate about sustainability that the drinks retailer is now shouting it from the rooftops - literally.

Dan Murphy’s Is Here To Up Your Grape Game With Brand New Wine Subscription

March 10, 2022

Dan Murphy’s Is Here To Up Your Grape Game With Brand New Wine Subscription

Dan Murphy’s has announced its expansion into wine subscription, with a unique and expertly curated offering called Dan Picked. 

Endeavour Group invests in digital arm endeavourX as annual online sales set to exceed $1 billion

March 9, 2022

Endeavour Group invests in digital arm endeavourX as annual online sales set to exceed $1 billion

Australia's leading retail drinks and hospitality business, Endeavour Group, continues to harness the power of technology and innovation, recording online sales growth of almost 25% ($603m) in the first six months of F22, with online sales remaining on track to exceed $1 billion for the full year.

BWS celebrates pride season by taking BWYASSS national

March 3, 2022

BWS celebrates pride season by taking BWYASSS national

BWS has extended its popular BWYASSS stores after installing three stores in Sydney for last year’s Mardi Gras, with another seven stores across the country now loudly and proudly displaying the signs. 

New Endeavour Group ‘Loud & Proud’ drinks range raises money for Pride Foundation Australia

February 18, 2022

New Endeavour Group ‘Loud & Proud’ drinks range raises money for Pride Foundation Australia

Endeavour Group has launched ‘Loud & Proud’, a bold and colourful new drinks range raising funds for Pride Foundation Australia.

Store manager’s passion for change rallies Dan Murphy’s to sponsor Albany Pride

February 15, 2022

Store manager’s passion for change rallies Dan Murphy’s to sponsor Albany Pride

“Diversity, equity and inclusion are central to our culture to be a great place to work and a safe place for our customers to shop. We have been investing significantly in creating an inclusive culture for everybody, and we are excited to be part of The Albany Pride Festival, and it’s so great to see the entire store team get excited and involved,” Mr Freudmann said. The drinks retailer is the major overall sponsor of the festival, which takes place between 18-27 February, and is also sponsoring specific events on the schedule including the Mardi Gras Party. 

Endeavour Group expands recycling initiative to South Australia and Western Australia

February 1, 2022

Endeavour Group expands recycling initiative to South Australia and Western Australia

After having successfully rolled out a beer can clip reuse and recycling program in selected BWS and Dan Murphy’s stores on the Eastern Seaboard - becoming the first Australian retailer to initiate and develop a circular scheme for the reuse and recycle of can clips - the company has now expanded the recycling scheme to South Australia and Western Australia thanks to local partnerships.

Get sizzlin’: BWS will donate $1 to charity for every snag on your BBQ

January 19, 2022

Get sizzlin’: BWS will donate $1 to charity for every snag on your BBQ

BWS is asking Australians to snap photos of their barbies in the next 7 days, and will donate $1 for every snag seen in the pic to charity. To take part in the BWS Snag a Donation campaign, customers simply upload a photo of their BBQ on Instagram between the 19th and 26th of January, tag @BWS_au, use hashtag #snagadonation, and for every snag visible in the photo, BWS will donate $1 to not-for-profit donation platform GIVIT.

New world record set for a single bottle of Penfolds Grange 1951, selling at auction for $157,624

December 21, 2021

New world record set for a single bottle of Penfolds Grange 1951, selling at auction for $157,624

A bottle of Penfolds Grange Hermitage Bin 1 Shiraz 1951 has gone under the hammer at a Langton’s auction for $157,624*, making it the most expensive bottle of Australian wine ever sold, breaking the previous record of $142,131* (also for a bottle of Penfolds Grange 1951 sold at auction by Langton’s in July 2021).

BWS & Dan Murphy’s rally to raise funds for GIVIT

December 3, 2021

BWS & Dan Murphy’s rally to raise funds for GIVIT

This weekend, BWS and Dan Murphy’s stores across the country are ramping up their fundraising efforts for not-for-profit donation platform GIVIT by hosting their first ever National GIVIT Day. 

Endeavour Group doubles down on responsible service of alcohol this Schoolies season

November 18, 2021

Endeavour Group doubles down on responsible service of alcohol this Schoolies season

Endeavour Group stores, venues and delivery drivers in popular Schoolies locations across the country are gearing up to crack down on any attempts by minors accessing alcohol and adults trying to supply minors with alcohol this Schoolies season.

National rollout of Dan Murphy's new flagship store design gains pace

November 12, 2021

National rollout of Dan Murphy's new flagship store design gains pace

Following the unveiling of Dan Murphy’s South Melbourne in March which was the first store to feature the drinks retailer’s new flagship design, a further three stores with the new concept have now opened across the country. 

Endeavour Group commits to strengthening responsibility in first sustainability strategy

October 18, 2021

Endeavour Group commits to strengthening responsibility in first sustainability strategy

Endeavour Group has today launched its first sustainability strategy, A positive imprint, made together in which the company has set a range of goals and commitments anchored to its purpose of ‘Creating a more sociable future together’.

Endeavour Group Announces Supplier of the Year Awards Program

October 13, 2021

Endeavour Group Announces Supplier of the Year Awards Program

Endeavour Group’s first Supplier Forum as a stand-alone business took place earlier today via a virtual format, where the company shared its plans for a Supplier of the Year Awards Program.

Endeavour Group launches an Australian-  first recycling initiative.

September 15, 2021

Endeavour Group launches an Australian- first recycling initiative.

Recycle beer can clips? Yes you can now! Endeavour Group has rolled out a beer can clip reuse and recycling program in selected BWS and Dan Murphy’s stores, becoming the first Australian retailer to initiate and develop a circular scheme for the reuse and recycle of can clips.

Dan Murphy's & BWS are hiring over 4,000 new team members for summer

September 13, 2021

Dan Murphy's & BWS are hiring over 4,000 new team members for summer

Drinks retailers Dan Murphy’s and BWS, part of Endeavour Group, are looking to hire over 4,400 team members for summer, with hundreds of roles offering immediate starts.

Drinks & hospitality industry put Deputy Chief Medical Officer to the test about Covid vaccines

September 3, 2021

Drinks & hospitality industry put Deputy Chief Medical Officer to the test about Covid vaccines

He was promised a beer once lockdown is over by Endeavour Group’s MD Steve Donohue, and Professor Michael Kidd AM, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, certainly earned himself a cold one after answering an array of tough questions from the drinks and hospitality industry during a live Q&A session yesterday.

Endeavour Group partners with Deputy Chief Medical Officer for industry vaccination Q&A

August 31, 2021

Endeavour Group partners with Deputy Chief Medical Officer for industry vaccination Q&A

Endeavour Group will be hosting Professor Michael Kidd AM, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, in a livestream Q&A session on vaccinations for its team, and has opened up the session to the wider drinks and hospitality business industry. 

How a brain cancer survivor inspired Dan Murphy’s stores to raise $65,000 to research - in one month

July 30, 2021

How a brain cancer survivor inspired Dan Murphy’s stores to raise $65,000 to research - in one month

Brain cancer survivor Elias Forbes rallied his store team at Dan Murphy’s Woolloongabba to host barbecues for customers during the month of June in an effort to raise funds for the Mark Hughes Foundation.

Single bottle of Penfolds Grange 1951 sells for world record $142,131

July 19, 2021

Single bottle of Penfolds Grange 1951 sells for world record $142,131

A bottle of Penfolds Grange 1951 has gone under the hammer at a Langton’s auction for $142,131*, which makes it the most expensive bottle of Australian wine ever sold, breaking the previous record of $103,000*.

BWS partners with three Aussie designers to create new outfits for store team members

July 13, 2021

BWS partners with three Aussie designers to create new outfits for store team members

Working in a bottle shop has never looked so good! BWS has unveiled new outfits for its 9000 store team members nationally after collaborating with three Australian designers.

Non-alcoholic drinks sales skyrocket as Australians look to drink less but better

June 29, 2021

Non-alcoholic drinks sales skyrocket as Australians look to drink less but better

It’s official, we are becoming a nation of beer, wine & spirits drinkers - minus the alcohol. Sales of non-alcoholic* drinks have increased more than 83 percent in the 12 months according to sales data from Endeavour Group, the parent company of BWS and Dan Murphy’s.

Saved by the (virtual) bell: How Endeavour Group celebrated its ASX listing

June 28, 2021

Saved by the (virtual) bell: How Endeavour Group celebrated its ASX listing

Team members at Endeavour Group, Australia’s leading retail drinks and hotels group, got creative and created a virtual bell so all 28,000 employees could take part in celebrating the first day of trading on the Australian Securities Exchange, following the postponement of the bell ringing ceremony at the Exchange Centre due to Covid-restrictions in Sydney.

Endeavour Group lists on ASX

June 24, 2021

Endeavour Group lists on ASX

Australia’s leading retail drinks and hotels business, will commence trading on the Australian Securities Exchange (“ASX”) at 12pm AEST on 24 June 2021 on a conditional and deferred settlement basis.

Endeavour Group Demerger

May 12, 2021

Endeavour Group Demerger

On 10 May 2021, Woolworths Group announced its intention to separate Endeavour Group by way of a demerger, subject to shareholder approval and other conditions being satisfied or waived.

BWS introduces one-hour delivery guarantee and accelerates drive-thru transformation

April 23, 2021

BWS introduces one-hour delivery guarantee and accelerates drive-thru transformation

BWS is amplifying its focus on convenience for customers, and has today become the first Australian drinks retailer to offer a guarantee on its one-hour drinks delivery service.

Endeavour Group Domestic and Family Violence Awareness Training

April 19, 2021

Endeavour Group Domestic and Family Violence Awareness Training

Leading drinks and hospitality business Endeavour Group will offer domestic and family violence awareness training to its 28,000 team members, who are members of more than 1600 communities in Australia.

Wine merchant’s brilliant sustainability initiative helping local wineries save money

March 31, 2021

Wine merchant’s brilliant sustainability initiative helping local wineries save money

When Dan Murphy’s Mornington East Wine Merchant Michael Zitzlaff saw how many wine box dividers were going into paper recycling every month, he thought there must be a better way to reuse them.

Dan Murphy’s unveils its new-look stores with “magic moments” and digital labels

March 26, 2021

Dan Murphy’s unveils its new-look stores with “magic moments” and digital labels

Dan Murphy’s has unveiled the new look of its future stores where drinks education, discovery, technology and sustainability are at the heart of the customer experience.

Paragon Wine Estates welcomes Yarra Valley’s Oakridge Wines into portfolio

March 11, 2021

Paragon Wine Estates welcomes Yarra Valley’s Oakridge Wines into portfolio

LATEST NEWS Paragon Wine Estates welcomes Yarra Valley’s Oakridge Wines into portfolio Paragon Wine Estates (part of Endeavour Group) has today announced the acquisition of the Yarra Valley’s Oakridge Wines into its premium wine portfolio.

BWS celebrates Mardi Gras with store makeovers and drag queen deliveries

February 26, 2021

BWS celebrates Mardi Gras with store makeovers and drag queen deliveries

BWS is bringing the glitz this Mardi Gras with store makeovers and drag queen drinks deliveries

The best wines under $20 according to Dan Murphy’s Decoded Wine Awards – including a $7 Pinot Noir

February 25, 2021

The best wines under $20 according to Dan Murphy’s Decoded Wine Awards – including a $7 Pinot Noir

Dan Murphy’s has revealed the winners in its Decoded Wine Awards 2021, after 12 experts tasted over 1000 wines.

Dan Murphy’s in Coffs Harbour gets solar

February 12, 2021

Dan Murphy’s in Coffs Harbour gets solar

The Coffs Harbour Dan Murphy’s store is no longer just green by its trademark signature colour – it has now been fitted out with solar panels to reduce the store’s environmental footprint and cut energy costs.

Endeavour Group identified as international leader in responsible supply of alcohol

January 29, 2021

Endeavour Group identified as international leader in responsible supply of alcohol

Endeavour Group’s leadership in the responsible sale of alcohol has been recognised through an invitation to join a global partnership that will establish robust international guidelines for online sales of alcohol.