Tag: SWA

Colin Smith
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Smith to steer SWA into 2019

The Scottish Wholesale Association has confirmed that Colin Smith will assume full responsibility of the trade body from...

Derek Mackay
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Business unites against proposed rates levy

Twenty-one of the country’s leading business organisations have written a joint letter to Scottish Finance Secretary, Derek Mackay...

Products subject to MUP
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SWA urges members to take part in minimum unit pricing consultation

The Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) is urging members to participate in the Scottish Government’s recently launched consultation on...

SWA Conference
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Bridging the gap

The recent SWA Conference in Crieff saw retailers, wholesalers and suppliers come together to work on ‘bridging the...

Colin Smith
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Colin Smith takes reins at SWA

The Scottish Wholesale Association has appointed Colin Smith as Chief Executive (designate), succeeding Current Executive Director Kate Salmon...

MUP graphic
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SWA welcomes clarity over MUP trade sales

The Scottish Wholesale Association has welcomed the announcement by the Scottish Government yesterday (May 30) regarding the consultation...

Women in Wholesale bags
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Flexible working pilot announced at Women in Wholesale conference

The Women in Wholesale conference took place last week (October 19) with the mission to support the development...

Empty bottles and cans
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Deposit Return Scheme confirmed for Scotland

The Scottish Government is to go ahead with a deposit return scheme for bottles and cans. Addressing the...

Stephen McGowan
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SWA launches TLT licensing service and hotline for members

The Scottish Wholesale Association has joined forces with legal firm TLT to launch a bespoke licensing hotline service...

Bin lorry
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Scottish wholesalers continue to back kerbside recycling over DRS

The Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has voiced its disappointment at the Scottish Government’s decision to ask its environment...