Tag: SRC

Daniel Johnson
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Scottish Government backs proposed shopworker protection laws

The Scottish Government has thrown its weight behind proposed new legislation that would give shopworkers greater protection from...

confectionery
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£1.9bn of ‘lost sales’ in Scotland

Analysis by SRC shows that retailers in Scotland lost almost £2bn in sales during the first four months...

David Lonsdale
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£1.9bn of retail sales lost during pandemic, says SRC

A new analysis undertaken by the Scottish Retail Consortium and published a month after non-essential shops were permitted...

David Lonsdale
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England’s High Street Safety Fund should be mirrored here, says SRC

The Scottish Retail Consortium has urged the Scottish Government to earmark cash to help local authorities get town...

David Lonsdale
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Councils pay out over £600m in business bailout cash

Over 50,000 grants totalling over £600m have been paid out so far from two Scottish Government schemes set...

David Lonsdale
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Retail crime, as well as its cost, rockets

The British Retail Consortium has published its latest annual Retail Crime Survey which reveals the number of violent...

David Lonsdale
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Business rates at 21-year high

New figures from the Scottish Government have revealed that the business rate poundage will rise to its highest...

David Lonsdale
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Save the Uniform Business Rate, says SRC

The headway being made on rates reform is at risk if MSPs remove control over the setting of...

David Lonsdale (SRC), Stuart Mackinnon (FSB), Finance Secretary Derek Mackay and Willie Macleod (UKH)
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Don’t let councils set business rates, trade groups tell Finance Secretary

Representatives of three trade associations – the Scottish Retail Consortium, FSB Scotland and UKHospitality – met with Finance...

David Lonsdale
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SRC slams proposed regional rates amendment

Green Party MSP Andy Wightman has proposed an amendment to the Non-Domestic Rates Bill currently before the Scottish...