Tag: Scottish Government

Retail crime seminar: Ash Denham
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Retail crime: what way forward?

The recent SGF seminar on retail crime saw different views on tackling the problem, with the Scottish Government...

DRS: using an RVM
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Public backs ‘easy’ deposit return scheme

Scotland’s Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) should be easy to understand, easy to use and easy to access, according...

Scottish Parliament
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Scottish budget clears first hurdle

The draft Scottish budget moved a step closer to approval by the Scottish Parliament yesterday (31 January), when...

Budget calculations
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Don’t count on it

The Scottish Draft Budget proposals laid out by Finance Secretary Derek MacKay has so far received a warmer...

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SGF trashes ScotGov’s junk food proposals

Scottish Grocers Federation has strongly criticised Scottish government proposals to restrict grocery promotions such as multibuys in stores...

Kathryn Neil
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Have your say!

The Scottish Government launched its public consultation on ‘Reducing Health Harms of Foods High in Fat, Sugar or...

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...

extreme weather: snowbound cars
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Businesses encouraged to treat workers fairly in extreme weather

A new charter is encouraging employers to treat workers fairly and be mindful of their safety if they...

15% cashback
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Get 15% cashback on energy efficiency improvements

The Scottish Government, together with Zero Waste Scotland, has announced a new cashback scheme for SMEs across Scotland....

Empty bottles and cans
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SGF seeks government funding for DRS

Scottish Grocers Federation has called for the Scottish government to set up a new £50m investment fund to...