Tag: John Lee

SGF's NVP guide
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SGF’s guide to selling vaping products is a winner

SGF's retailers' guide to the Scottish regulations on Nicotine Vapour Products (NVPs) has proved to be a major...

Moma porridge pot
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Free-from: a premium opportunity

With interest in free-from foods and high quality, healthier local produce spiking, an opportunity exists for convenience stores...

Local neighbourhood
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Taking stock of local retail

The second edition of the Scottish Local Shop Report is now in the hands of ministers, stakeholders and...

Beer
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Underage drinkers getting short shrift in shops

The Scottish Grocers Federation (SGF) has welcomed newly-published statistics from a key Scottish government report which show that...

John Lee
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SGF highlights impact of living wage on retailers

The National Living Wage (NLW) is one of the biggest issues facing independent retailers. SGF recently met with...

Smiling schoolchildren
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Big Breakfast feeds the imagination in Edinburgh

Edinburgh retailers Dennis and Linda Williams took community involvement to a new level last month by providing a...

SLR Rewards
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Rewards judges revealed

With the shortlist for this year's SLR Rewards announced, the second phase of judging has commenced. Our hand-picked...

Smoking an e-cig
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‘Adults only’ e-cig law passed

E-cigarettes are to become age restricted, following the Scottish Parliament’s passing of the Health (tobacco, nicotine and care)...

Alastair Anderson with award
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Proxy purchase campaign wins award

A retailer-focused campaign to tackle the ongoing issue of proxy purchase, which had already delivered significant reductions in...

Scottish Parliament
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SGF report enlightens MSPs

Local retail was high on the agenda at Holyrood yesterday (12th January) as SGF’s Scottish Local Shop Report...