Tag: coronavirus

Stuart Reddish
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Minimum wage rise will cause job losses, warns NFRN

The Federation of Independent retailers (NFRN) has said increasing the national minimum wage will seriously harm smaller businesses...

HMRC
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One month left to join VAT Deferral New Payment Scheme

Businesses that deferred VAT payments last year have one month left to join online to pay in monthly...

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‘Pub relief’ plan would see off-trade price rises

Former Scottish Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill has called on Chancellor Rishi Sunak to raise the duty on alcohol...

Scottish Parliament
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SGF unveils its manifesto

Ahead of the Scottish Parliament elections on 6 May, SGF has published its manifesto detailing proposed solutions to...

soft drinks
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The changing face of summer drinks

What customers are looking for from summer drinks is evolving fast with healthier options and bigger packs driving...

Barbara Henderson
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Lomond brings back ‘Give Back’ promo

Lomond: The Wholesale Food Co has rebooted its ‘Welcome Back, Give Back’ campaign, slashing the prices on many...

coronavirus
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NFRN Hardship Fund: help still at hand

Independent news and convenience retailers are reminded that the NFRN Covid-19 Hardship Fund is still available for those...

Raj Aggarwal
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AF Blakemore remembers Raj with charity campaign

Midlands-based SPAR wholesaler and retailer AF Blakemore is set to launch a charity campaign in April in memory...

Crisps
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Big value

Impulse sales have been transformed under Covid with shoppers increasingly looking to larger format and sharing products, while...

SAMH volunteers
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Scotmid gives £10k to support mental health charity

Scotmid has donated £10,000 to the Scottish Association for Mental Health (SAMH) to help support its mental health...