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Premier opens 3,000th store

Premier has announced that it has recruited their 3000th Premier store. This massive achievement is a first for...

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Bestway affiliates pass 4,000 mark

Bestway has announced that the group’s affiliated stores have now passed the 4,000 milestone as its Best-one and...

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‘Model’ c-store opened by Day-Today

Wholesaler and symbol store operator United Wholesale (Scotland) has invested £35,000 in setting up Scotland’s first ever ‘model’...

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Role of local retail to be debated at Holyrood

The contribution local retailers make to their local communities is to be debated in the Scottish Parliament. In...

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Spar reveals ambitious own-label plans

Spar UK has unveiled plans to increase sales participation by 10% in its own-label range. As one of...

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Sher Bros transformation begins at Bestway

Work has begun on transforming the recently acquired Sher Bros Cash & Carry in Glasgow into what Bestway...

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Abdul Majid takes over as SGF President

Bellshill retailer Abdul Majid has assumed the office of President of the Scottish Grocers’ Federation. He took the...

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The Big Sleep Out

JW Filshill is teaming up with JTI and a number of local retailers to raise funds to support...

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Philip Morris hits the road with first field force in over a decade

Marlboro owner Philip Morris Limited (PML) has appointed award-winning field marketing agency Cosine to deliver its own dedicated...

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Wine category has £200m growth potential, says Treasury Wine Estates

An in-depth study in the wine category in convenience has revealed that improved ranging and merchandising could help...