The charity spent £5m delivering emotional, practical and financial support to colleagues in need over the past year.
Proposed restrictions on high fat, salt and sugar (HFSS) products could impact one in every five purchases in convenience stores.
The planned HFSS restrictions have been delayed to October 2022 however that is still not enough time, insists ACS.
Details of advertising restriction on HFSS products have been unveiled but no information given on store restrictions.
The energy drink market is changing amid the Covid-19 pandemic and shifting attitudes to health.
Episode three of The Convenience Mix Podcast sees our experts take a deep dive into the growing low and no alcohol category and examine how far it can grow.
GroceryAid offers a variety of support lines to help retailers and their staff.
Unilever’s Partners for Growth team asks category director Kat Simpson to analyse what impact the pandemic has had on shopper behaviour and how convenience retailers should respond
Retailers have been working hard to serve their communities, it’s time they took care of themselves.
LoSalt has raised £40,000 for the Stroke Association via an on-pack promotion, donating 20p for every tub of product sold between July and October.
The government has offered to consider retail workers as a priority for the Covid-19 vaccine which is being rolled out across the country however the retail industry continues to demand guarantees.
The convenience channel wants food retailers to be vaccinated sooner.
The £2m healthy eating campaign is expected to be seen by 70% of the UK’s population.
Warning issued over impact of food placement restrictions on convenience stores.
All the facts to help you grow your healthier living product lines.
Diageo brands Smirnoff, Gordon’s Gin, Baileys and Captain Morgan will be its first to provide UK consumers with a voluntary health warning on pack.
Soft drinks brand Gusto is launching two new functional drinks: Super DC Blood Orange and Super DC Blackcurrant & Elderberry.
The Co-op has launched a new report to highlight night shift workers whose mental and physical health may be at risk.
The global health crisis has only accelerated the desire of consumers to eat more healthily. Here’s some management advice from KIND Snacks to ensure you capitalise on the booming healthy snacking category
Spar wholesaler A.F. Blakemore has acquired online wholesaler and retailer Vegan Store.
The retail industry has pledged to do its part to improve healthy eating amongst children.
Atul Sodha of Londis Harefield details how he’s been surviving during the coronavirus
Buxton Natural Mineral Water has launched PLANT+WATER by Buxton - a plant polyphenol infused water range.
The government’s plan to cut obesity has finally been revealed but what impact will it have on convenience stores?
The government’s focus on promotion and siting of foods is certainly a noble cause but the knock-on effect for retailers is far from healthy.
At a time when 9 in 10 shoppers claim to be taking action to be healthier, finding ways to offer a range of products that give people easy and affordable healthy options is a must
GSK brand Aquafresh is rolling out fruit-flavoured toothpastes for children and adults to all retailers this month.
Spar in Scotland is running a Healthy Living Week, supported by SGF Healthy Living Programme.
Tropicana has introduced a new Energise flavour to its Essentials line-up, designed to combine juice with health and wellness benefits.
Convenience stores could have an unprecedented opportunity to grow vape sales this month and beyond, as the 2020 Vapril campaign kicks off and specialist vape shops across the UK remain closed amid the coronavirus outbreak.