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Savour the snacking opportunity

Crisps and snacks remain one of the most important categories in any convenience store. Asian Trader finds out how indies can make the most...

Tobacco: still number one

In spite of all the legislative challenges, tobacco remains the biggest FMCG sector and retailers still need to get the category right. Tobacco continues to...

Big profits from our furry friends

With people treating their pets as well as they treat themselves, independent retailers can make a tidy profit from the petcare sector. The UK pet...

Tills are ringing from the Big Night In

Consumers are staying in as much as going out, gathering friends together to watch a movie or a sporting event. Indies can capitalise by...

Morning fuel drives sales

With consumers still wanting to eat breakfast but being pressed for time, indies can win with a tempting display of cereal and cereal bars. The...

Little people, big sales

Baby food products are often bought as a distress purchase, which means independent retail outlets are perfectly positioned to capitalise. The total infant and child...

Bring home the bacon in the Year of the Pig

Chinese New Year, which will be the Year of the Pig, is almost upon us, giving retailers the chance to grow sales of rice...

Sweet sales this Valentine’s

Valentine's Day sees shoppers buying those last minute gifts for a loved one, an ideal opportunity for independent retailers. Chocolate is by far the most...

Energise your sports and protein sales

Sports and protein products have emerged from being a niche market to become a mainstream product. Asian Trader discovers how indies can capitalise. Sports and...

Good morning to top sales!

Still often called the most important meal of the day, breakfast is a diverse market encompassing several different categories. Asian Trader learns how stores...