Scottish Grocer & Convenience Retailer


Millenials want it in an instant

BECAUSE they live and breathe social media, young adults demand instant gratification, says Mike Benton, head of snacking at Symington’s, the company behind …

Light beer shows it has bottle

RESPONDING to research that revealed that 43% of UK beer drinkers only drink bottled beer, AB InBev has unveiled a  bottle format for Bud Light

Irish cider goes global

BRITISH festivals will have a distinct flavour of Magners Irish Cider this summer after the brand signed a partnership agreement with media and entertainment …

Rolling in raspberry clouds

CIDER brand Westons has extended its Rosie’s Pig range with the addition of a Raspberry Roller flavour

Pots going tomatoey

POT Noodle has added  a Tomatoey Mozzarella variety to its Pot Pasta range

Rustling up a breakfast

MICROWAVE snack brand  Rustlers is rolling out its new All Day Breakfast Sausage Muffin from this 

Tropical fruit for students

SHS Drinks extends RTD range with launch of WKD Mango Crush

Corks popping from Oz to Chile

SOME of the biggest wines in Scottish c-stores have come out on top in a global survey investigating the power of brands in the category.

Tower plays dirty

GERMAN wine brand Black Tower has teamed up with Tough Mudder as the official wine partner of the assault course event.

Scotland’s off trade top 50

Ahead of what could be massive upheaval in the Scottish drinks trade, Scottish Grocer examines which brands are doing best in stores. Using exclusive data …

Dram funny

BLENDED whisky brand Whyte & Mackay is the new sponsor of the Glasgow International Comedy Festival

For those with different tastes

POETRY lovers who don’t have a taste for Scotland’s national drink – or the nation’s bard – are being offered an alternative this

In the spirit of the bard

SCOTCH whisky forms an integral part of many Burns Suppers and brand owners have lined up a wide selection of drams for this year’s

Take the Tomatin taste test

HIGHLAND distiller Tomatin has unveiled its People Pairing quiz

Getting off to a dry start

ALONG with taking down the decorations, cutting down on alcohol consumption is a post-Christmas

Tech driven promo from Glen’s vodka

GLEN’S vodka has started 2018 by embracing technology as part of a new campaign