Tag: legislation

Daniel Johnson
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Scottish Government backs proposed shopworker protection laws

The Scottish Government has thrown its weight behind proposed new legislation that would give shopworkers greater protection from...

Houses of Parliament
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UK Government gives shop worker protection law thumbs down

The UK Government has rejected proposals for a new law to protect shop workers from violence, threats and...

Daniel Johnson
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Protection of Workers Bill gets backing of key Holyrood committee

The Scottish Parliament’s Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee has given its unanimous support for the general principles...

obese child
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Scottish Government pauses junk food promotions legislation

The Scottish Government has put a new Bill restricting in-store promotions of foods deemed be high in fats,...

Pete Cheema
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Coronavirus: SGF calls for suspension of new retail legislation

The Scottish Grocers’ Federation has called on the Scottish government to suspend the implementation of any legislation which...

Serving a customer vaping products
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Is the Menthol Ban a fresh opportunity?

The ban on characterising flavours in the tobacco category that is set to hit the UK on May...

Amsterdam
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Dutch move to ban tobacco from c-stores and supermarkets

If you think trying to keep a convenience store profitable is hard here, then spare a thought for...

Pete Cheema
519 views

MSPs urged to support shopworkers

SGF’s Chief Executive Pete Cheema has given evidence (3 March) to the Scottish Parliament on the proposed Protection...

Daniel Johnson MSP
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Protection of Workers Bill lodged with Scottish Parliament

Scottish Grocers Federation has welcomed a “once-in-a- generation opportunity” to create a safer working environment for retailers. Daniel...

obese child
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Sturgeon urged to act on junk food price promos

Health groups and campaigners have united to call on the First Minister to curtail promotions on food and...