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PayPoint says 450 retailers have left the network

The £10 per month “legacy charge” has only produced a small change in the network

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Rice Krispies bars

Kellogg's cuts sugar from cereal bars

26 May 2017

Kellogg’s has changed the recipe for the products in its cereal and milk bar range to cut the sugar levels.

Jon Ellis

What's keeping my till ringing?

26 May 2017

Jon Ellis, of Town Common News, in Christchurch, says Swizzels Squashies are selling fast.

UrbanEat core range

Urban Eat gets summer makeover and new additions

26 May 2017

Urban Eat is undergoing a major makeover this summer with new additions and an online promotion.

Kinder Bueno Mini sharing bags

Ferrero reveals Kinder Bueno Mini sharing bags

26 May 2017

Ferrero is launching new Kinder Bueno Mini sharing bags (rrp £2.00) containing bite-sized, individually wrapped portions.

Convenience Retail Awards 2017 Video

The UK’s leading c-store retailers and suppliers attended CRA 2017 at 155 Bishopsgate London on 16 March.

Great New Idea

NCS 2017 review

17 May 2017 Updated: 19 May 2017 | By C-Store team

Inspiring speakers, on-trend exhibitors and the latest innovation in products – last month’s National Convenience Show had it all

Easter egg hunt

Everyone's a winner

17 May 2017 Updated: 19 May 2017 | By Nikki Cutler

Want to make your store the talk of the town with little outlay? Running competitions either in-store or online could well be the answer

Costcutter Plodder Lane

Costcutter Plodder Lane, Bolton

18 Apr 2017 Updated: 21 Apr 2017 | By Robin Mannering

Baz Jethwa’s Costcutter Plodder Lane store in Bolton proved a winner in the Convenience Retail Awards thanks to a refit that centred on growing categories and time-saving, life-improving technology

Premier Whitstone

Premier Whitstone Village Stores, Cornwall

16 May 2017 Updated: 19 May 2017

C-Store columnist Dan Cocks has opened his refitted and revamped Premier store in Whitstone, Cornwall. 

Dear J@c

Jac Roper is fighting for a better deal for independent retailers

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Decision time

26 May 2017 | By Linda Williams

Faced with no party that they can fully endorse, Dennis and Linda Williams have decided they will be voting for their sitting MP on 8 June.

village stories

Up and running

22 May 2017 | By Dan Cock

Dan’s revamped store in Holsworthy is now also the village pub and the village coffee shop.


Election priorities

16 May 2017 | By James Lowman

As the general election approaches, the ACS is lobbying parties hard over the key retail issues.


How to deal with meals

02 May 2017 Updated: 05 May 2017

Meal deals can come in many formats, but most c-store retailers will have at least one. Here our C-Store Champions discuss their benefits.