Tag: SWA

DRS in action
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DRS to leave retailers carrying the can?

Despite support from CCEP and the NFRN, the controversial deposit return scheme is still widely seen as unnecessary...

Kevin Ward
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Scottish wholesale industry seeks mentors for successful Mentoring Programme

The Scottish Wholesale Association is inviting experienced individuals working within the wholesale and retail sectors or wider food...

Empty bottles and cans
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SWA says no to DRS

The Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has reiterated its opposition to the Scottish Government’s proposed deposit return scheme (DRS)...

United Wholesale (Scotland) team
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United enjoys wholesale success at industry bash

United Wholesale (Scotland), the Glasgow-based delivered wholesaler and cash & carry, has scooped the Champion of Champions accolade,...

Fiona Ritchie
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SWA offers mentoring opportunities

The Scottish Wholesale Association is on the look-out for ambitious individuals currently working in the areas of buying,...

Kate Salmon, Keith Brown, Eddie Lynagh
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SWA praises Alcohol Wholesale Registration Scheme

The President of the Scottish Wholesale Association has described the new Alcohol Wholesale Registration Scheme (AWRS) as a...

Kate Salmon
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Scotland’s wholesalers invest in improving skills to grow industry

Eight ambitious individuals working within the Scottish wholesale industry are to benefit from an intensive training programme that...

John Bird
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Big Issue founder to address SWA conference

Social entrepreneur and parliamentarian Lord John Bird (pictured) will be the keynote speaker at the 2016 Scottish Wholesale...

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JW Filshill named Scotland’s top wholesaler

JW Filshill has been named the best wholesale business in the country at the 14th Scottish Wholesale Achievers,...

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Minimum alcohol pricing breaches free-trade laws, says court

The Scottish government’s proposal for minimum unit pricing (MUP) on alcohol is a contravention of EU free-trade laws,...