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Siva Thievanayagan

This year’s Independent Achievers Academy launched last week at a store that optimises the retail principles that underpin the programme. Charlie Faulkner and Chris...
IAA study tour

After an IAA study tour to Siva Thievanayagan’s Nisa Local Fletton shop in Peterborough, what tips and ideas did the visiting retailers take away...
tobacco giants

Tobacco giants are in talks with P&H which could see them invest tens of millions of pounds into the wholesaler in return for a...
click & collect

Tesco has delisted half its Heineken products as it continues its fight against Brexit price hikes. In response to the Dutch brewer’s threat of a...
shopper missions

After working in a budget food factory Duncan Ellson wanted to champion top quality local food. He and his wife Sarah’s village store offers...
independent retailer store size

Reluctance from the multiples to take on stores below 1,500sq ft has created a “massive opportunity” for independent retailers, new research shows. The study, conducted...
Baz Jethwa

Having a USP in a highly competitive market is vital to compete and stand out. For his third store, Bolton-based retailer Baz Jethwa opted...

Retailers in Ireland sell four times as much ice cream as the UK. Dave Songer spoke to four retailers in different locations across the...
breakfast

Suppliers and wholesale groups are united in their belief that the modern store should be built around the reasons customers walk through the door....

A London newsagent is set to feature in a YouTube vlog for the third time, with his last appearance on a channel that has...
card payments

Charging customers for card payments could negatively impact magazine sales, retailers are being warned. Dean Russell, Comag’s independent retail and sales development manager, said he...
tobacco sanctions

Retailers should voice their opinions on tobacco sanctions in a new government consultation, Imperial Tobacco has said. The consultation, which launched last month, is seeking...

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Charlie Faulkner
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Chris Rolfe
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