Spar has announced a new partnership with the Scottish FA, which will see further support for girls’ and women’s grassroots football across the nation.
A Nisa Local store in Lancashire has reopened following the completion of a £150,000 refurbishment.
Central England Co-operative is set to open a new store in Derbyshire.
Newcastle University Students’ Union (NUSU) is working with the Co-op Group to open its first franchise store in the North East.
A family-run Nisa store in Yorkshire has enjoyed a boost in average basket spend and overall sales since its chilled offering was increased as part of a recent store refit.
Bestway’s symbol group Best-one has launched a new initiative offering retailers a 5% rebate on selected products.
Simply Fresh has partnered with clothing brand Next to launch a pop up food market in Solihull in August.
A newly-built Nisa Local store in Hull has opened on the site of a derelict parade of shops that was gutted by a fire last year.
A Nisa Local store in the West Midlands has opened under the ownership of Pal Singh, more than 30 years after his father sold his business on the site.
Independent retailers will be offered financial incentives to join Nisa on 4 July, to mark the group’s support for Independents’ Day UK.
McColl’s has announced the appointment of Richard Crampton to the newly-created position of chief commercial officer.
A Nisa Local store in Dorset is set to reopen following the completion of a makeover in time for summer.
Own-label is struggling to make any significant headway in the convenience sector despite improvements in appearance and product quality, according to exclusive research from MCA Insight & HIM.
Booker’s symbol group Premier was named The Shoppers’ Favourite Convenience Retailer at the 2019 HIM Awards on Thursday.
Booker’s largest symbol group Premier is celebrating its 25th anniversary this summer with a host of special offer deals and consumer prize competitions.
Londis is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year with a host of promotional activity including consumer prize draws.
A Lawrence Hunt Spar store in Leyland, Lancashire, has reopened with a local butchery concession following a £300,000 revamp.
Co-op own brand products now account for 16% of all Nisa sales volume, or one in six products sold, the group has reported.
Costcutter Supermarket Group (CSG) has unveiled the next phase of its Shopper First programme in an effort to drive retailers’ sales.
Nisa has signed a deal with UK garden centre chain Dobbies, which is seeking to make more of its new ‘Foodhall’ offer and the growing top-up shopping opportunity in 35 of its stores.
The latest accounts for Costcutter Supermarkets Group show that the organisation has continued to lose money in 2018, but the management team remains confident that the group has turned a corner back into positive territory following the new supply deal with the Co-op.
Costcutter has unveiled the first of its new-look Mace store fascias, following the rollout of its Shopper First programme.
Booker is offering retailers enhanced margins on key lines following pressure from customers.
A convenience store in Bedfordshire is racking up double digit sales growth across almost every category following a refit and remerchandise at the start of this year.
The introduction of more than 800 Co-op products into Costcutter-supplied stores is helping to drive standards across the group, Costcutter claims.
The chief executives of the Co-op Group and Costcutter have joined forces with grocery multiples to warn MPs that their customers will be among the first to experience the realities of a no-deal Brexit.
Spare Snacks is reformulating and rebranding its snack portfolio, which is made using unwanted fruit and vegetables
The Motor Fuel Group (MFG) is set to rebrand 110 of its forecourt stores from Spar to Londis or Budgens, following an extension of its supply agreement with Booker Retail Partners (BRP).
High-profile Budgens retailer Guy Warner has agreed to sell four of his Cotswolds-based stores to the Midcounties Co-operative.
Spar has announced the appointment of two interim managing directors to succeed Debbie Robinson, who is set to take the helm at Central England Co-operative.