Tag: Antony Begley

Antony Begley
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Tesco and Booker: obvious in hindsight?

Friday 27 January was set to be a quiet day at the office in SLR Towers. Tie up...

Antony Begley
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It’s time to take our relationship with Holyrood up a gear

When putting together this month’s cover story on the Scottish Retail Consortium’s outright demand for “tangible actions” from...

Antony Begley
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Practising what we preach

I make no apologies for taking our own Woodlands Local store in Falkirk as the subject of this...

Harris Aslam
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Harris Aslam is on his way to Atlanta with SLR!

Markinch retailer Harris Aslam was the toast of the convenience retailing industry in Scotland last night as he...

Antony Begley
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Don’t let the e-cigs opportunity pass you by

Big opportunities don’t come along in local retailing these days. Lots and lots of problems and challenges come...

Antony Begley
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What role do retailers have to play in public health?

The recent Budget and George Osborne’s already infamous sugar tax has relit the debate on exactly what role...

Antony Begley
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Convenience giants saddle up for landmines charity

Some of the most senior names from the convenience sector, including SLR Publisher Antony Begley, are joining forces...

Asim Sarwar
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SWA President urges wholesalers to evolve

Scotland’s wholesalers must adapt the way they do business to keep apace with ever-changing and evolving trends in...

Bottles of craft beer on shop shelf
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Giving shoppers reasons to visit

The latest evolution of our strategy at Woodlands Local is to give our customers great reasons to visit...

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...