Samantha Glanfield




Senior Wine Buyer

Samantha Glanfield is the Senior Wine Buyer for Sainsbury’s, the second-largest chain of supermarkets in the UK. With a career spanning nearly a decade in the wine industry, Samantha brings a wealth of experience to her role.

She began her journey in the wine world at Accolade Wines, a leading global wine company based in Australia, in 2013. After honing her skills there, Samantha moved to Bibendum, the UK's foremost premium wine specialist, where she served as their National Account Manager. Her expertise and dedication led her to her current position at Sainsbury’s, where she oversees the selection of premium wines for the retailer.

Throughout her career, Samantha has demonstrated a keen eye for quality and a deep understanding of consumer preferences in the wine market. Her experience as a National Account Manager and Senior Buyer has equipped her with invaluable insights into wine procurement and retail strategy.

At Sainsbury’s, Samantha plays a pivotal role in curating an exceptional range of premium wines for customers across the UK. Her passion for wine, combined with her strategic acumen, ensures that Sainsbury’s remains at the forefront of the wine retail industry.

With a track record of success and a commitment to excellence, Samantha Glanfield continues to make significant contributions to the wine sector, shaping the retail landscape and delighting customers with an outstanding selection of wines.

Samantha Glanfield