Scottish Grocer & Convenience Retailer


Scottish Brands 2017

As 2017 draws to a close it’s time to take a look back at what has shaped the food and non-alcoholic drink industry in Scotland over the past

2017 in review

Improvements on business rates but questions still linger over DRS, promotions, pricing and a whole lot more

Trends for the times ahead

Data giant Mintel looks to 2018 and beyond

Digital future for c-stores

PayPoint backs innovation

The craft of selling

Personal touch crucial to craft beer, wine and spirits success says Onker

What’s working in Scotland’s stores

Retailer insight straight from the shop floor

Bringing in the cheddar

A festive fifth-uplift for cheese

The dangers of employing family

Mixing family and business is a long tradition in the grocery sector, but as many will have experienced, it is not always plain sailing

Rolling with regulations

Awards profile - Tobacco Retailer of the Year Award. Interview with Akhtar

Taking care of your shoppers

According to research from PAGB 92% of consumers in Scotland would be prepared to purchase over-the-counter remedies for treatable illnesses

NPD spree for Easter

Mondelez lays out 2018 plan

Good for all occasions

Biscuits soar in convenience

PMPs hit the sweet spot

See sales soar with price-marked

Time to act on impulse?

Shopper Intelligence report highlights importance of

Behind the sugar rush

Considering the reasons for store visits could be key to success

Fighting the war on sugar head on

Health concerns can’t kill confectionery