The UK’s leading c-store retailers and suppliers attended CRA 2017 at 155 Bishopsgate London on 16 March.
Peter Lamb discusses how he has created a 21st century village store and used Brexit as a business opportunity.
Richard Inglis, owner of two Welcome Co-op franchise stores in Southampton, discuses how he utilises technology and changes he has made to his Liberty Quays store.
Eat 17 Whitstable, Kent Video
Sam Cornelius, manager of Eat 17’s latest venture in Whitstable, discusses what makes the store stand out.
Amazon claims to have launched the “world’s most advanced shopping technology” in its inaugural Amazon Go convenience store, which has opened in Seattle, US.
Heidi Flower, manager of Costcutter in North Prospect, Plymouth, discusses the store’s vision and ethos.
Siva Thievanayagan discusses the recent refit at his Nisa store in Peterborough.
Harris Aslam, managing director of Eros Retail in Scotland, discusses the group’s new flagshop store in Markinch, Fife.
In focus: Food to go Video
Vince Maloney of Maloney’s Budgens, Ascot, and Keith Fernie of David’s Kitchen, Falkirk, discuss their cutting-edge food to go offers.
Davinder Jheeta, Simply Fresh creative director, discusses the symbol group’s new 4,500sq ft store within the University of Surrey campus.
Bmorelocal Swansea Video
Wanda Winchester talks about her new Bmorelocal store in Swansea, while Blakemore Wholesale’s Nick Rose discusses the new fascia.
IGD chief economist James Walton discusses market projections and how independent retailers can take advantage of future growth.
Meeta Raja, owner of a Best-one store in Leicester, explains how she refitted the store after buying it with her husband in 2015.
Retailer Raj Aggarwal and store manager Tom Gross demonstrate the Kelsius digital HACCP system and the ValiDator safe in Spar Market Harborough.
Alpesh Shingadia discusses the family’s new store in West Sussex, including its tobacco drawer system.
JTI explains forthcoming changes to tobacco legislation under the EU Tobacco Products Directive 2 and plain packaging.