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JTI to move forward with Lisnafillan closure

JTI has announced that it will continue the consultation based on its initial proposal to close its Lisnafillan...

Customers queue at a Subway counter inside a Spar store.
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Spar Scotland teams up with Subway

Spar Scotland has established a new partnership with sandwich chain Subway. The venture has already seen ten Subway...

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Illicit trade seminar discusses dangers of internet trading

The fight against the illicit trade has been boosted further with an industry seminar held in Edinburgh today...

Nicola Sturgeon and Abdul Majid
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Local retail goes to the top of the political agenda!

After working diligently throughout 2014 to raise awareness of the local retailing sector among Scotland’s politicians, the SGF...

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Usdaw survey reveals violence, threats and abuse against shopworkers is still a big problem

John Hannett, General Secretary of shopworkers union Usdaw, has revealed the results of the union’s Freedom From Fear...

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ignite celebrates first birthday

ignite, the trade partner programme from tobacco manufacturer Imperial Tobacco launched last January, now has around 15,000 active...

Smiling people hold large cheque for £1,000 made out to First Responders from Filco Supermarkets
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Nisa’s charity donates £1m in 2014

Nisa’s “Making A Difference Locally” charity donated nearly £1m to 2,000 local and national charities last year. The...

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NFRN and sub postmasters discuss possible merger

The membership associations representing independent newsagents and sub postmasters have held “positive” talks about forming an alliance, said...

Woman holding basket of shopping
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him! identifies new generation of shopper

A new generation of convenience shopper has been identified by research firm him!. Generation C, as the new...

Nisa press ahead with Stores of the Future

Nisa has announced that it has converted 50 stores to its new Store of the Future 2 formats...