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  • CJ Lang

    CJ Lang: A new energy


    CJ Lang looks to the future with new energy as the new management team, led by chief executive Colin McLean, has several new initiatives in the pipeline.

  • Proxy purchasing

    Solving the proxy problem


    Proxy purchasing isn’t always an easy crime for retailers and staff to tackle. C-Store looks at how store owners can prevent, spot and avoid it.

  • Money

    Fine margins


    Operating costs are increasing at an unrelenting pace, leaving retailers with little choice but to boost margins just to stand still. Here C-Store looks at how store owners and their symbol groups are working together to maximise the potential return from every shopping visit.

  • Nisa Southend Victoria

    Nisa Southend Victoria, Essex


    Less than a mile from the seaside, Nisa Southend Victoria has the benefit of both a railway station entrance and a street entrance, and owner Mitul Patel takes full advantage with an offer that appeals to visitors, commuters and locals. 

  • Belvita Coffee Project

    A plan for better biscuit sales

    2018-11-16T14:28:00Z This content is provided by

    See how Mondelēz International worked in store to update a retailer’s biscuit fixture in line with the latest trends and opportunities.

  • store

    C-Store Champions: Get a clear view on crime


    Our C-Store Champions share their experiences of crime in their stores, its effect on their businesses, and how they are fighting the battle.

  • Go Local Wolviston

    Bay Bashir, Go Local, Middlesbrough


    Bay Bashir’s five Middlesbrough stores are thriving after he recently switched supplier to Parfetts and joined the wholesaler’s Go Local symbol group.

  • Community shop

    Beating hearts


    Created by their people for their people, community-owned shops offer a distinctive and increasingly successful retail proposition capitalising on local engagement.

  • STG UK

    Just three simple steps to cigar sales success

    2018-11-05T08:02:00Z This content is provided by STG UK

    Research shows that most smokers are very open to trying to cigars and willing to switch given the right factors, and when you consider the higher profit margins they offer, this presents a clear opportunity for savvy retailers.

  • Ormskirk Co-op

    Halloween gallery


    Retailers and their staff have gone to a whole new level to make sure their stores show off their spooky side this Halloween.