Tag: SGF

reverse vending machine
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Deposit Return Scheme: exemptions possible

Exemptions for smaller retailers have been written into draft Deposit Return Scheme regulations, which the Scottish Government has...

broken glass
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DRS: trade associations share glass concerns

Sixteen industry bodies, including the SWA, SGF and SRC, have supported British Glass in an open letter to...

John Drummond
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Former SGF boss John Drummond dies

Tributes have been paid to former Scottish Grocers’ Federation Chief Executive John Drummond, who has passed away suddenly...

SGF vaping event
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Lost in the clouds

Last month’s vaping event organised by the SGF confirmed that a lot of work still needs to be...

Healthy Living stands
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Spar trials new Healthy Living Programme stands

Twelve Spar Scotland stores have launched a trial of the SGF Healthy Living Programme’s new in-store stands. Each...

SGF Healthy Living Programme
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Healthy Living Programme gets fresh new look

The SGF Healthy Living Programme has been given a fresh new look with a new logo and a...

reverse vending machine
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DRS trial a resounding hit with retailers and shoppers

The results from a three-store trial of Envipco’s Flex reverse vending machine clearly demonstrate that both retailers and...

SGF food-to-go summit
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Summit to chew on

Free samples aside, there was plenty for retailers to get their teeth into at the latest SGF mini-summit...

Nicola Sturgeon
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FM to address SGF conference

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will give the keynote address at the Federation’s annual conference in Glasgow on 25...

Viridor lorry
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Glass ‘not a fit’ for DRS, says Scotland’s only glass recycler

The only company in Scotland with glass recycling facilities has told MSPs that glass is ‘not a fit’...