Tag: SGF

Coronavirus tester
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Covid-19 testing extended to local retailers

Free testing for coronavirus has been extended to include local retailers, but only after an 11th hour intervention...

Pete Cheema
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SGF urges ScotGov to protect shop staff

The Scottish Grocers’ Federation has called on the Scottish Government to support key legislation aimed at protecting convenience...

scarf over face
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Coronavirus: Sturgeon suggests shoppers should cover faces

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said there could be "some benefit" in people covering their faces while...

Pete Cheema
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Co-operation key to cracking retail crime epidemic

Last month’s SGF annual Crime Seminar (6 February 2020) saw the launch of the Scottish Crime Report and...

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...

Jamie Buchanan
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Buchanan bolsters SGF team

Jamie Buchanan, formerly of CJ Lang & Sons, has joined the Scottish Grocers' Federation team as membership consultant....

Shoplifter
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SGF Retail Crime Report reveals shoplifting ‘pandemic’

Convenience stores in Scotland continue to bear the brunt of retail crime. That was the clear message from...

Scottish Parliament
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MSPs step back from brink on Business Rates

The Scottish Parliament has voted to retain the Uniform Business Rate and the Small Business Bonus. An amendment...

Pete Cheema, SGF Chief Executive
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Let’s get Brexit done smoothly, says SGF

Scottish Grocers Federation has responded to the Conservative victory in the UK general election by calling for a...

Westhill Service Station
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Henderson Technology partners SGF

Henderson Technology has announced its corporate membership for 2020 with the Scottish Grocers Federation. Darren Nickels, Head of...