Tag: legislation

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
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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...

HMRC logo
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Track and trace: HMRC issues tobacco products guidance

HMRC has published information about how the forthcoming 'track and trace' regulations will affect retailers selling and storing...

Antony Begley
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What exactly is our role in driving the health agenda?

If you haven’t had a look online at the Scottish Government’s public consultation document on ‘Reducing Health Harms...

TV ad for alcohol
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Ban on pre-watershed booze ads in pipeline

The Scottish government has unveiled plans to ban alcohol advertising on TV before the 9pm watershed. The proposal...

Scottish Parliament
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New business rates legislation on ScotGov’s agenda

The Scottish Government has signalled its intention to introduce a Non-Domestic Rates Bill to implement recommendations from the...