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Co-op Pharmacy relaunches as Well

Following its £620m acquisition by Bestway last October, Co-operative Pharmacy has relaunched under the new name Well. The launch and...

Busy High Street
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SGF and SLR team up on new industry seminar

A seminar will be held for local retailers next month to help ready them for the increased competition...

retail trust logo
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New lottery just the ticket for retail

Retailtrust is launching Retailwinners, a lottery exclusively for those working in the retail industry. The initiative, which launches...

Huw Pennell
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Maxxium MD Huw Pennell to join Edrington

Maxxium’s long-standing Managing Director Huw Pennell is leaving the company to take up a newly created role with...

Staff outside Scotmid store
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Scotmid opens ‘The Kitchen’ at Ratho Station

Scotmid’s Ratho Station store has launched the co-operative’s first ‘Food to Go’ provision, called ‘The Kitchen’. The move...

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Cocktail time for AG Barr with Funkin deal

AG Barr has announced the acquisition of cocktail brand Funkin. Following the acquisition on 2nd February, Funkin will...

Steve Gascoigne
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Best-one reorganises drop shipment operations

Best-one is reorganising its drop shipment scheme following the retirement of Steve Gasgoigne. Drop shipment and supply chain...

Tobacco gantry
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Government urged to publish plain pack consultation report ‘without further delay’

Opponents of plain packaging of tobacco have urged the government to publish the report on its 2014 consultation...

Newspaper stand
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NFRN renews demands for news wholesalers to drop carriage charge rates

Independent retailers have renewed demands for wholesalers to pass on the fall in petrol and diesel prices by...

Londis store
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Londis renews retailer focus with Budgens split

 Londis has announced today that all customer-facing operations are to be split from those of Budgens for the...