'Vin tin': Waitrose cans small wine bottles in 'UK first'

Stuart Stone
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'Vin tin': Waitrose cans small wine bottles in 'UK first'

Supermarket to launch new range of wine in aluminium cans in bid to cut the carbon footprint of its packaging

Waitrose has announced it is to replace the majority of its small wine bottles with aluminium cans in a bid to curb the carbon footprint of its packaging. The move, which is a UK first for the retail...

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