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Antony Begley
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One of the most galling challenges of working in the local retailing industry is that we so often find ourselves...

Antony Begley
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For many years it’s been fascias and symbols; now it’s franchises. Following One Stop’s lead, in the very...

Gary Winter
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As part of its plans to turbo charge its Collect+ service, PayPoint has appointed Gary Winter to the...

Jane Bickerstaffe
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Jane Bickerstaffe, Director of the Industry Council for Research on Packaging & the Environment, explains why it’s critical...

Antony Begley
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For all that it’s a logistical nightmare to carry out, the on-the-road judging for the SLR Rewards provides...

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Sent from Coventry to judge the SLR Rewards, the successful retailer and Association of Convenience Stores board member...

Antony Begley
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As a local retailer in Scotland, and I proudly include myself in that number, it’s sometimes not difficult...

Food-to-go
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With food-to-go taking a bigger bite of grocery markets around the world, Gavin Rothwell, Senior Retail Insight Manager...

Antony Begley
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It’s a simple fact that the cost of doing business just keeps on rising in local retailing, and...

Antony Begley
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Friday 27 January was set to be a quiet day at the office in SLR Towers. Tie up...