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New products
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NPD: bringing excitement

2020 was a relatively slow year in terms of NPD as manufacturers – and retailers – rationalised ranges...

Red Bull Zero
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Low the way to go

With shoppers traditionally seeking to make healthier choices at this time of year after the excesses of the...

St Valentine's Day confectionery
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Share the love for Valentine’s Day

It’s all about chocolate as usual, this Valentine’s Day, and there’s plenty of options for retailers to consider...

Glen Moray whisky
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Dram fine Burns Night

Nothing complements a steaming plate of haggis, neeps and tatties like a wee dram or two of fine...

Henderson Technology's self-checkout
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Epos facilitating the tech revolution

The pandemic has seen the local retailing sector massively accelerate its adoption of new technologies, particularly around home...

Sterling Dual Capsule
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Value statement

The latest tobacco market data suggests it’s all about price these days as shoppers continue to shift into...

gin and tonic
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Cheers to a positive end to 2020!

It’s been a year of highs and lows but whether shoppers are celebrating or commiserating this Christmas, they’ll...

Coca-Cola Energy cherry flavour
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Bringing energy to lockdown

Coronavirus has had a massive impact on how shoppers live their lives and that has had a knock-on...

JET forecourt
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Forecourts back in gear

It was a long and difficult summer for many forecourt operators but there’s plenty of activity to help...

Buying an e-cig
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Fresh look at vaping

The vaping category is in strong growth once more, fuelled by the Menthol Ban in May and the...