2020 features list

Features will only run with sufficient advertising support. This list is not final, we will add features periodically to reflect prevailing trends. Editorial deadline for feature submissions is the Wednesday of the second full week of the month preceding publication. Editorial deadline for supplements is the Wednesday of the first full week of the month preceding publication.


January

Sustainability (Event Preview)
Fascia Guide
Easter
New Year – New Products
Vaping & Reduced Risk Products
Healthy Options (Free From/Low Sugar)
Burns Night
Valentines Day
Chinese New Year
Low/No Alcohol Products

February

Soft Drinks
Forecourts
Tobacco
Biscuits & Cakes
Food to Go and Snacking
Hanging Bags
Impulse Must Stocks
Banking & Currency
Bottled Water

March

Retail Technology
Destination Stores (Masterclass Preview)
Big Night In
Sports & Energy Drinks
Vapril
Confectionery
Butter and Spreads
Off-Trade Special (Beers, Ciders, Wines, Spirits)


April

Fascia Guide
Soft Drinks
EPoS Systems
Security and Worker Protection
Tobacco
Chocolate
Mints & Gums
Ice Cream and Desserts

May

Summer of Sport
Forecourts
Price Marked Packs
Cigars
Vaping
Healthier Snacking
Breakfast
Software Systems

June

Summer Products
Sports and Energy Drinks
Sustainability
Confectionery
Fresh, Chilled & Frozen
Impulse Cakes and Biscuits
Food to Go & Snacking
Pet Food & Products


July

Back to School
Category Guidance
Tea & Coffee
Food to Go
Summer Drinks
Crisps and Snacks
Chocolate
Banking & Currency
Bottled Water

August

Halloween
Forecourts
Kids Confectionery
Nicotine
CBD Products
Low and No Sugar Soft
Drinks
Bread and Bakery
Young Adult Brands

September

Fascia Guide (Last of the year)
Retail Technology (Thinksmart Preview)
Stoptober
Breakfast
Dairy, Butter and Spreads
Biscuits and Cakes
Adult Soft Drinks
Bonfire Night Products


October

Christmas
Scottish Brands
Cigars
Packaging
Big Night In
Ready Meals
Home & Personal Care
Medicated Confectionery
Off-Trade Special (Beers, Ciders, Wines, Spirits)

November

Christmas Top Up
Winter Products
Category Guidance
Vaping (Vape event preview)
Sports & Energy Drinks
Forecourts
Crisps and Snacks
Gifting Biscuits & Confectionery

December

What’s in store for 2020
Christmas Drinks
Tobacco
Last Minute Christmas
Christmas Treats and Gifting
Epos Systems
RTDs
Low/No Alcohol Options