If you've got a retail problem you can call Jac on 020 8502 9775 or email: jac@roper-biz.co.uk


Missing rep causes concern for retailer

Jac Roper helps a retailer who hadn’t had a visit from their Nestle in months

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Retailer battles to protect news and magazine customer list

Jac Roper helps a retailer that feels they were duped into giving away their customer list

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Retailer takes on Booker over availability

Jac Roper hears from a retailer who has found a dip in retail product availability at their local Booker depot


Retailer warns about leasing contracts

A retailer who switched from a franchise model to a symbol group found the experiences very different


Retailer highlights crime at cash and carry

A retailer was targeted in the car park of his cash and carry


Are you being asked to pay by mobile phone in your depot?

Is it safe to pay at the cash and carry with your mobile phone?

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