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Ready for digital tax returns?

By James Lowman

The government is introducing Making Tax Digital reforms as part of a long-term plan to help businesses keep on top of their tax affairs, and in principle that makes complete sense, writes James.

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Reporting retail crime

By James Lowman

If retailers stop reporting crimes when they take place there’s a danger that forces will see theft as even less of a priority over time, says James.

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State influence

By James Lowman

There are two areas of consumer behaviour that the government is looking to influence in 2019 and which will have a direct impact on convenience stores: plastic bag use and diet choices.

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Focus on energy drinks

By James Lowman

Store owners should debate selling energy drinks to children with their community, says James.

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Self promotion

By James Lowman

The sector clearly needs to shout more about its benefits to the community, James believes.

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