Bonds of London is re-launching its children’s sweet bags in new reduced packaging, as well as adding several new flavours.
Sunder Sandher explains how energy efficient units are better for the environment - and his bottom line
The Spar wholesaler is using the food waste reduction app in all its company-owned Spar stores
The technology recirculation partnership will be trialled in 20 London Co-op stores.
Checkit CEO Kit Kyte discusses the evolution of forecourts in the UK.
Its biggest-ever store investment will focus on energy-saving refrigeration in stores.
Mulkerns EuroSpar in County Down was crowned Sustainability Retailer of the Year at The Convenience Awards 2021 in a category that saw some tremendous entries. We take a look at what set them apart from the competition when it comes to sustainability.
Mondelēz International says the packaging will contain up to 30% recycled plastic.
The equivalent plastic of 750,000 bags will be removed from Kingsmill’s supply chain during the trial of the new bag.
To celebrate Recycle Week, Britvic has announced that a number of its brands will be moving to 100% rPET (recycled plastic).
Nisa members have raised more than £600,000 for The One Foundation.
BIRA raised concerns that measures to improve sustainability could limit access to high streets.
Want to improve your carbon footprint? The government has published advice specifically for retailers to help reduce their environmental impact.
Food waste app Gander is to roll out in 23 CK Foodstores in South Wales.
Our resident tech expert Richard Inglis discusses the benefits of upgrading your action list.
Jac Roper helps a retailer confused over changes to the plastic bag charge.
Sustainability is rocketing up consumers’ priority lists, but with so many pathways to sustainability, knowing what to prioritise can be tough.
GLACÉAU Smartwater has launched a new campaign to highlight its 100% recycled, 100% recyclable credentials.
Customers will receive prizes for recycling cans or bottles in-store
In its submission to the latest DRS consultation, the ACS warned that the scheme shouldn’t be costly for retailers.
Leading independent retailer Andrew Thornton has sold his Budgens store in Belsize Park, London to The Kavanagh Group.
Eva Jones, head of product development & innovation at Suresite Group, shares tips for how convenience retailers can enhance the customer experience.
Defra has confirmed that the charge for plastic bags will increase from 5p to 10p on 21 May.
DEFRA has delayed the increase to “ensure businesses have sufficient time to prepare for the changes”.
Southern Co-op is to trial selling selected products that are past their best before date in a bid to reduce food waste.
Legislation on the proposed increase to the plastic bag charge may be rushed through due to a lack of time in the Parliamentary calendar.
The minimum price of a single-use carrier bag (SUCB) in Scotland will be increasing from 5p to 10p from 1 April.
The government has launched a second consultation on the Deposit Return Scheme.
24/7 opening on alternate shifts would see some couples crumble, but Brownlies of Biggar near Edinburgh is stronger than ever thanks to Donna and Bruce’s sterling community spirit and smart investments.