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Energy Drinks: Red Bull
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Energy quick to adapt to changing market

The massively important energy drinks category has been quick to react to a rapidly evolving marketplace with shifting...

vegan savouries: saag aloo lattice
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Is veganism here for good?

The massive spike in interest in veganism is hard to miss at the moment – so is there...

One Stop store
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New year, fresh start?

As the new year dawns and 12 months of challenge and opportunity lie ahead, many retailers may be...

vaping
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Knowledge key to vaping growth

The vaping market offers massive growth potential at this time as consumers try to give up smoking and...

Budget calculations
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Don’t count on it

The Scottish Draft Budget proposals laid out by Finance Secretary Derek MacKay has so far received a warmer...

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What lies ahead in 2019?

Few local retailers would disagree that 2018 has been yet another tumultuous year for the industry with massive...

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Education key to unlocking vaping growth

A packed audience gathered last month for SLR’s Cloud Chasing conference to hear a collection of industry experts...

Bitlong: the future of meat snacking?
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Meat the future

Despite the apparent stellar growth of veganism and vegetarianism, the demand for indulgent protein-filled meat snacking products continues...

growing christmas sales
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Top up festive profits

Planning for the Christmas sales period gets earlier and earlier every year which makes the need for regular...

cigar smoker
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Thinking big with miniatures

The Cigar category is confounding expectations with its continued growth, with Miniatures responsible for the overwhelming bulk of...