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Malibu
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Liquid summer: trend watch

Sport, sun and eased restrictions means this summer could be a bumper one for local retailers in Scotland...

cardboard, plastic and cans
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Sustainability: the time is now

Consumers are more interested in the sustainability credentials of the products they buy and the retailers they buy...

Lucozade Sport range
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High energy approach

Energy drinks remains a huge sub-category in soft drinks and it’s vital retailers work it as hard as...

Price-marked bar of Dairy Milk
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The price is right

The role of price-marked packs in local retailing has grown enormously in importance over the last year as...

Asda forecourt
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Forecourt digest

A rapid-fire roundup of some of the latest forecourt news from across Scotland and beyond. EG deal maker...

Henri Winterman's half coronas
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Time to think big?

One of the most interesting developments in the cigar category over the last year has been a spike...

vype device
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Vaping: the forgotten £1bn category?

The vaping category has yet to fulfil the promise it showed just a few short years ago, but...

football player
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Get set to score with The Euros

For the first time in approximately 400 years, Scotland has qualified for the finals of a major tournament...

Lucozade Energy Raspberry Ripple
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Big shift in energy sales

The last year has seen big growth in energy drink sales, particularly in larger format packs and multipacks,...

breakfast roll
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Breakfast booming!

Brits have eaten an additional 660 million breakfasts in-home since the start of 2020, offering local retailers a...