Fast food chain Leon to convert shops to minimarkets

Healthy food chain Leon said Monday (March 23) it will convert its outlets into mini-supermarkets and offer online groceries as restaurants are forced to...

‘Accidental stockpiling’ behind shortages, Kantar data suggests

The empty shelves in supermarkets is largely caused by ‘accidental stockpilers’ – those who add a few extra items to baskets and make more...

Businesses get additional three months to file accounts

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has announced a three-month extension period to file accounts with Companies House in light of the...

Rampur Distillery to produce hand sanitiser on permanent basis

Radico Khaitan, owners of Rampur Indian Single Malt and Jaisalmer Indian Craft Gin, has joined a growing list of distillers and brewers in producing...

‘Remember where they got what they needed’: Retailer couple busy serving community in their...

David Brindle and his wife Margaret are seeing a slew of new faces coming through the doors their convenience store in Leyland, Lancashire. Many of...

Beer and spirit makers join global efforts to make sanitisers

Anheuser-Busch InBev , the world's biggest beer maker, and Diageo, the world's largest distiller, pledged on Monday to donate million litres of alcohol to make hand...

Retail property owners and tenants work together to defer rent payments

British retail property owners and tenants are working together to defer rent payments and find other solutions that allow shops, businesses and landlords to...

Publishers make all national newspapers available for free home delivery

The news publishers have joined forces to make every national newspaper available for Home News Delivery for the first time in a response to...

C-stores urged to follow social distancing

Association of Convenience Stores (ACS) has urged all convenience retailers to follow advice on social distancing in the wake of new stringent measures announced...

Wholesalers adapt to COVID-19 challenges

As the COVID-19 outbreak deals a body blow to the foodservice and on-trade sector, wholesalers are adapting to the new challenges, supporting their communities...