Tag: Kevin Scott

Kevin Scott
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It’s time to protect our shop workers

Like everyone in the room at the SGF Crime Seminar, I was horrified by the graphic footage of...

Kevin Scott
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It’s a home win in Hawick, but which town will be next?

Writing this month’s cover story has been an eye-opener (and I don’t mean the realisation of how bad...

Kevin Scott
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How do you solve a problem like Scotland’s diet?

Everything in moderation. It’s a phrase that haunts us all the morning after the Christmas night out. The...

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SLR named Business & Professional Magazine of the Year

Scottish Local Retailer has won Business & Professional Magazine of the Year at the Scottish Magazine Awards, organised...

Kevin Scott
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2016 will be a year of adjusting, investing and preparing

Every year around this time we ask a number of key figures in Scotland’s convenience industry to give...

Kevin Scott
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Now is the time to aspire to greatness

Okay, that headline could probably be classed as hyperbole but Scotland’s convenience sector is in formidable shape. As...

Kevin Scott
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Why haven’t more stores gone contactless?

It’s not often local retailers can be deemed to have missed a trick, but I find it interesting...

Kevin Scott
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A.G. Barr plans mark the end of an era for c-stores

Any retailers who attended this year’s SLR Rewards will no doubt have been laughing as giddily as I...

Kevin Scott
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A deposit and return scheme could cost you your business

As you’ll see from this month’s cover, there’s something of a stramash in the works over the sugar...

Nicola Sturgeon and Abdul Majid
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Local retail goes to the top of the political agenda!

After working diligently throughout 2014 to raise awareness of the local retailing sector among Scotland’s politicians, the SGF...