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Cheryl Hope appointed to Unitas board

Unitas Wholesale has appointed Cheryl Hope to the Unitas Board following her promotion to trading director earlier this year.

Veg purchase dip

Vegetable purchases hit 50-year low

The cost of living crisis has seen veg basket spend dip

National Lottery playstation

Retailers reminded to sign National Lottery Transfer of Retailer Agreement by 18 December

Allwyn has reminded retailers that they must sign the TRA by 18 December to ensure they can still offer National Lottery services

Coloured vapes

Smoore vows not to work with vape brands that appeal to children

Vape tech firm Smoore has pledged that it will no longer do business with brands that use flavour names, packaging or product designs that are attractive to children.

Stop Shop Theft

Business groups demand action from PCCs on store crime

Police and Crime Commissioners have been called on to tackle retail crime

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UKVIA launches petition against vape ban

The UK Vaping Industry Association (UKVIA) is urging adult vapers, smokers and the industry to get behind its petition

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  • Underaged sales: how to stay responsible

  • How to sell fireworks in your store

  • What you need to know about selling energy drinks

  • How to sell vape products legally in the UK

  • What are the penalties for selling illicit tobacco?

  • What support is available to you and your staff?

  • How to create written terms for staff

  • Who are the Convenience Store Champions?