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Fuelling a drugs crisis

Fuelling a drugs crisis

Delegates hear how dodgy tobacco is bankrolling record cocaine market SCOTLAND is the largest consumer of cocaine in the world per..

With all the trimmings…

With all the trimmings…

Shoppers are ready to buy in for Christmas - what will they be looking for? CHRISTMAS is a time for lists – gifts, Christmas..

Levy should have lasted longer

Levy should have lasted longer

First minister tells conference economic measures level the field THE only way to make competition fairer between c-stores and..

Will Tesco Express join c-store group?

Will Tesco Express join c-store group?

Constitutional change would allow major multiples into ACS MULTIPLE grocers could soon be allowed membership of the Association of..

Christmas food & drink

Stocking up for Christmas

Coppenrath & Wiese is continuing to innovate and expand on its desserts offering with some exciting new additions to the frozen dessert..

November 2014

With all the trimmings…

Shoppers are ready to buy in for Christmas - what will they be looking for? CHRISTMAS is a time for lists – gifts, Christmas..

November 2014

Setting up to sparkle and fizz

THE nature of retailing drinks for Christmas and New Year has changed remarkably over the years. For a start we’ve had the wine..

November 2014

Top of the table

OVER a fifth of annual condiments sales occur in December, according to Unilever’s Partners for Growth. With Christmas being the..

November 2014

Cheese

Smile, and say ‘convenient!’

Sliced and grated lines grow ahead of the market as cheese fans keep buying and increase visits to c-stores IN theory cheese..

November 2014

Phily adds flavours and a dual surprise

IN the UK cheese market the fastest growing segment, by Nielsen figures on volume sales is soft white cheese and the UK’s number one..

November 2014

Not just for kids

CHEESE snacking products’ sales are worth £195m but the sub-category offers little choice for adults. And with nearly four times as..

November 2014

Wholesale and cask & carry

Christmas orders up

MEMBER-OWNED wholesaler and symbol store group Nisa says it has seen strong Christmas pre-sales with like-for-like volume orders up..

November 2014

Landmark sales growing

LANDMARK Wholesale, whose members include Scottish wholesalers like JW Gray, Forteith, Sutherland Brothers and United Wholesale..

November 2014

Profit on the up at Booker

WHOLESALE and cash & carry giant Booker saw profit before tax rise 16% on turnover that was up 1.9% in the first half of its trading..

November 2014

Groups take the show on the road

THE period ahead of Christmas has often seen wholesalers and suppliers work together on trade shows bringing independent and symbol..

November 2014

A time for a bargain

IT’S a good time if you are a retailer with some cash to spend and you’re looking for a bargain, especially in Glasgow, reckons..

November 2014