THE use of e-cigarettes and, in particular, vaping equipment and liquids is growing but traditional stores may find it difficult to..
IMPERIAL Tobacco is advising retailers to make the most of the growing economy tobacco sector in 2015. Jo Wren, head of consumer marketing..
THE Wine and Spirit Trade Association and Scotch Whisky Association have launched a new campaign calling for a 2% cut in alcohol duty at..
SGF president lays out the organisation’s ambitions for the year ahead by John McNee PRESIDENT of the Scottish Grocers’..
PADDINGTON Bear and Lanarkshire MSP Clare Adamson were the guests of honour at a Motherwell c-store last month when Spar in the town’s..
• Footfall jumps as deep discount offers attract shoppers • But food and drink registers seventh straight decline THE..
ANDREW Murphy, retail director at John Lewis, is the new chairman of the Scottish Retail Consortium. Murphy took on the role on 1 January..
HOUSEHOLD spending is growing slowly but is still considerably lower than early in the century, says the Office of National Statistics..
WESTMINSTER has followed the Scottish Government’s lead by looking into controlling the sale of vaping products. The Department of..
BEST-IN, the own-label range from Bestway Wholesale, is running a promotion till 31 January offering independent retailers up to 80% profit..