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Inflation down in January

UK INFLATION fell to 1.9 per cent in January, below the Bank of England’s two per cent target, Consumer Prices Index figures reveal. The Office...

Local shops welcome business rates review

THE ASSOCIATION of Convenience Stores (ACS) has welcomed the publication of a review into the way business rates are administered. The review, led by the...

Shopkeeper fights off two armed robbers during raid

A SHOPKEEPER fought off two armed robbers during a failed raid at his store. CCTV footage shows the two hooded men walked into the shop...

Kolak Foods acquires snack manufacturer Berkshire Foods

SNACK manufacturer Kolak Snack Foods has acquired Berkshire Foods Ltd and NC Snacks Ltd.  Based in Gosport, Hampshire, Berkshire Foods manufactures popcorn, prawn crackers and...

JTI appoints new UK MD

JTI HAS appointed Daniel Torras as the new Managing Director of its UK Division. Daniel replaces Jorge da Motta who leaves the UK to...

Registration open for Pro-retail 2014

INDEPENDENT retailers can now register for Pro-retail 2014, the biggest UK trade show for convenience retailers. The 32nd Pro-retail show will be held on May...

Little Miracles extends range

LITTLE MIRACLES, the healthy energy drink brand, is extending its range with the launch of a new variant, lemongrass tea with orange juice and...

Shops available at Olympic site

EAST VILLAGE, the new neighbourhood at the former London 2012 Athletes’ Village, has announced the availability of 30 retail units. Steve Burgin, who is overseeing...

Independent Discount Retailers Booming

INDEPENDENT discount retail is undergoing a boom to rival that of large chains such as Aldi and Lidl, new research reveals. The poll of 2,000...

MPs Debate Government Support for Independent Retailers

MPS HAVE called on the government to do more to support independent retailers. In a Westminster Hall debate, Bill Esterson Labour MP for Sefton Central,...