Tag: SGF

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...

TSB sign
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‘War on cash’ continues with more bank closures

TSB will close 17 bank branches in Scotland next year as part of a £100m cost-cutting exercise. The...

Dan Brown
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SGF names future Presidents

Scottish Grocers Federation has announced two major developments in its long-term succession planning. Nisa retailer Dan Brown (pictured)...

Nicola Sturgeon and schoolchildren
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SGF Conference focuses on ‘next generation’

The SGF Conference 2019 saw a packed audience gather in Glasgow to consider this year’s ‘next generation’ theme...

energy drinks
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ScotGov consults on energy drink sales restrictions

The Scottish Government has launched a consultation on banning sales of energy drinks to young people under the...

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Deposit return scheme: in-store trial lays out problem with glass

The Scottish Grocers’ Federation has renewed calls for glass to be excluded from Scotland’s forthcoming Deposit Return Scheme...