Tag: Scottish Retail Consortium
The Scottish Government has come under fire from retail industry leaders over its decision to launch a deposit return scheme (DRS) for drinks containers in 2022
Scottish Government u-turns on grant rules to offer funding for multiple properties in a single business
THE launch date for deposit return has been pushed back to the spring of 2022. New regulations, published last month as the coronavirus crisis ramped up, have postponed the implementation of DRS. Deposit return was initially slated for a 1 April 2021 launch date.
A CONTROVERSIAL plan to hand over control of business rates to local authorities has been quashed at the Scottish Parliament.
Retailers could be faced with higher business rates if a new law is passed at Holyrood
Scottish retailers are being urged to campaign to councils to reduce parking charges.
Scottish retail sales appeared to be on the rise towards the end of 2019, following a year of disappointment and decline.
The retail picture across Scotland is looking a little brighter as we head into the crucial Christmas trading period
Industry experts raise concerns with proposed scheme
Food sales continue to buck the trend in Scottish retail.
Workplace parking charges will now be enforceable by law after the Scottish Parliament approved the Transport (Scotland) Bill.
Lack of clarity over future relationship with the EU damaging for retail and agriculture
Retailers in Scotland will pay roughly £12 million on top of their existing rates liabilities from next April, according to a new report from the Scottish Retail Consortium (SRC).
No automatic exemptions for small stores, glass included, 18 months to go and one more chance to have your say .
Compared with last year, food sales in Scotland increased by 2.4% for the four weeks to 24 August .
Restriction still on the agenda