Amazon Pickup

Amazon launches Instant Pickup service in US

The two-minute click and collect service will be expanded in coming months

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Yahoo Summer Campaign

Yazoo no added sugar hits the big screen

16 Aug 2017

Yazoo is launching a new £600,000 media campaign for its no added sugar range.

Ferrero Diwali POS

Ferrero taps into Diwali festival

16 Aug 2017

Ferrero is tapping into the popularity of the Hindu and Sikh festival of light - Diwali.

Wine in depth

Wine: A clear and crisp category

14 Aug 2017 | By Nikki Cutler

With the wide choice in wine confusing consumers, it’s up to retailers to keep the category easy to navigate and easy to experiment in

Golden Wonder crisps

Golden Wonder gets new flavours and PMPs

14 Aug 2017

Golden Wonder has refreshed its snacks range with new flavours, PMPs and updated packaging.

Police seek info on ATM raiders at Hatton Nisa store Video

Derbyshire Contabulary have released this CCTV footage of a raid at the Nisa store in Hatton, in which a group of men used a digger to smash and grab a cash machine from a wall.

Eros Retail

A healthy business plan

14 Aug 2017 | By Nikki Cutler

Keeping the next generation of shoppers happy and healthy makes sound business sense. Here C-Store looks at how stores are working with schools and kids’ clubs to build awareness of nutrition.

Simply Fresh St James

The draw of the small store

14 Aug 2017 | By Robin Mannering

There’s nothing small about the allure of stores under 1,000sq ft. C-Store looks at how retailers can sweat the space of a limited area.

Costcutter Kirton

Costcutter Kirton, Boston

27 Jun 2017 Updated: 30 Jun 2017 | By Robin Mannering

Mother and daughter duo Suenita and Manjula Keshwara have broken new ground by being among the few to pilot the Shopper First programme.

Spar Tidworth

Spar Tidworth, Wiltshire

14 Aug 2017 | By David Rees

Located in the village of Tidworth on the Hampshire-Wiltshire border, the Connolly family’s Spar store has benefited from a £1.2m redevelopment.

Dear J@c

Jac Roper is fighting for a better deal for independent retailers

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Promote your local value

14 Aug 2017 | By James Lowman

Celebrate the fact that convenience stores are at the heart of the local communities they serve, says James Lowman.

Louise Howarth

Get ready for back-to-school

26 Jul 2017 | By HIM

As many as seven out of 10 of parents with school-age children say that they make a conscious decision to ensure their children eat healthily at school lunch time, writes Louise McWhirter.

David Knight

Tipping point

24 Jul 2017 | By David Knight

There is a tipping point where artificially low food prices are no longer sustainable, says West Sussex Budgens retailer David Knight.

Customer service

The customer's always right

26 Jul 2017 Updated: 28 Jul 2017

Customer service is arguably an independent’s biggest advantage over the mults. Our C-Store Champions reveal how they keep up standards.

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Britvic webinar

Understanding the soft drinks levy

30 Jun 2017

What is the soft drinks industry levy or so-called “sugar tax”, and what does it mean for your business?