GroceryAid spends £3.7m on industry welfare support

The charity has helped more than 8,500 people in the retail industry

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North East Convenience Stores Video

18 Jun 2014

Naveem Vadhera, director of North East Convenience Stores, discusses how he grew his business from one store in 2001 to 24 stores and counting.


Rekorderlig launches seasonal mixed pack for summer

24 Jul 2014

Rekorderlig is claiming a first in the cider category with the introduction of a mixed seasonal multipack of 500ml bottles.


Mondelez launches Christmas confectionery range

23 Jul 2014

Mondelez International has launched its Christmas confectionery range for 2014.


Madécasse premium chocolate range extended

23 Jul 2014

Madagascan chocolate brand Madécasse has extended its range to include a salted almond variant.


AB InBev extends NFL partnership

22 Jul 2014

AB InBev is extending its global partnership with the National Football League (NFL) until the end of the 2016 season.

Budgens Henfield

Knight's Budgens of Henfield, West Sussex

21 Jul 2014

David Knight explains how taking on a second store was the biggest challenge of his retailing career so far.

Simply Fresh Leamington Spa

Simply Fresh, Leamington Spa

05 Jun 2014 | Updated: 06 Jun 2014

Simply Fresh’s new store in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, is designed to be a shop for food lovers.

C-Store champions

Taking a tough approach

17 Jul 2014 | Updated: 18 Jul 2014

JTI’s Jeremy Blackburn joins our panel of C-Store Champions to talk about the support available to prevent tobacco sales to under-18s.

Dear J@c

Jac Roper is fighting for a better deal for independent retailers

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Ask your audience

17 Jul 2014 | Updated: 18 Jul 2014 | By Sarah Britton

At a loss as to how you can improve your business? Then ask your customers…

Taking stock

14 Jul 2014 | By Ramesh Shingadia

Ramesh Shingadia is taking a step back after a gruelling few months with his store refit - but everything is going to plan.

Don't forget core missions

07 Jul 2014 | By HIM

With growing pressures facing the channel, convenience needs to re-focus on core missions to ensure its long-term success, says HIM’s Sophie Jones.

What communities want

30 Jun 2014 | By James Lowman

The overall message of a new ACS report is simple - people want diversity on their high streets, says chief executive James Lowman.

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