Tag: NFRN

Cadbury Darkmilk
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Cadbury is NFRN’s ‘Brand of the Century’

Cadbury has been voted Brand of the Century by independent newsagents. Coca-Cola and Red Bull took second and...

iweekend front page
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Good news for retailers as iweekend raises cover price

The iweekend cover price rises by 20p to £1.20 this weekend (14 September), accompanied by pro rata terms...

Greg Deacon
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Greg Deacon joins NFRN as Chief Operating Officer

The NFRN has appointed Greg Deacon as its new Chief Operating Officer, effective from 9 September. Deacon joins...

Sunday People and Sunday Mirror
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Reach raises prices, cuts margins

Newspaper publisher Reach has accompanied cover price hikes for two of its Sunday titles with a drop in...

Ravi Katharkamar
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Newsagent murdered as new retail violence surveys published

Shop theft and age-restricted sales are key triggers for violence and abuse against shopworkers, a new Usdaw survey...

Victoria Atkins
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Crime Minister reveals plans to tackle retail violence

Home Office Minister Victoria Atkins has announced a package of measures to tackle violence against retailers. The move...

Victoria Atkins
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Home Office ‘positive’ about shopworker protection

Home Office Minister Victoria Atkins (pictured) has hosted representatives from the retail sector for a top-level industry summit...

Home Secretary Sajid Javid and Mike Mitchelson
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Police and thieves: NFRN chief calls out Home Secretary

NFRN National President Mike Mitchelson challenged Home Secretary Sajid Javid on police response and the performance of Police...

Margaret McCloskey
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Margaret McCloskey leaves NFRN

Margaret McCloskey, Head of Operations at the NFRN, is to leave the organisation at the end of September...

Egmont titles Lego Star Wars and Toxic
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NFRN condemns publisher for ‘game changing’ distribution experiment

Comic publisher Egmont has been accused of reducing independent news stockists in the north of England to second...