Tag: Leigh Sparks

Nicola Sturgeon
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Business as usual – at long last

Despite the facemasks, the SGF Annual Conference – back after a year off in 2020 – delivered a...

Leigh Sparks
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What should we value about retailing and towns and what should we do about them?

Recent weeks have shown that the concept of ‘place’ has become more important to more people than ever...

Panel members
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Retailers and academics discuss sector’s future

Questions around the challenges and opportunities facing retailers were tackled by academics and industry figures at a University...

2020
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What does 2020 hold in store for Scotland’s local retailers?

It’s time once more for SLR’s annual vox pop from all four corners of the industry to find...

Leigh Sparks
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Real cost of employment is £9.66 per hour, says SGF

The real impact of rising staff costs for the independent convenience store sector has been revealed in new...

Pete Cheema
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Research boost for Scots c-stores

The Scottish Grocers Federation has announced a major step forward in ensuring it has a strong evidence and...

Poundland
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Know thine enemy

This year’s SGF Study Tour took a new and innovative approach by infiltrating the discounters – and saw...

Busy High Street
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SGF and SLR team up on new industry seminar

A seminar will be held for local retailers next month to help ready them for the increased competition...