Vaping: Beyond the big brands
While the headlines in vaping innovation and investment are often stolen by the biggest brands, RN research highlights just how rich and varied the category has become. Alex Yau reports
Soft drinks have been a huge focus for retailers this year, with a hot summer, a raft of activity and the Soft Drinks Industry Levy all playing their part. Four retailers, who worked with Lucozade Ribena Suntory this year to increase soft drinks sales, gathered to discuss their challenges and successes, and share advice. Louise Banham reports
Welsh retailers have begun engaging with Welsh AMs to ensure a streamlined introduction of minimum unit pricing (MUP) on alcohol across the country.
A new independent convenience store will be forced to close by the council following protests, petitions and celebrity pressure.
How does the UK’s soft drinks and crisps & snacks giant plan to grow the convenience sector while meeting new consumer demands for healthier, more sustainable goods? PepsiCo’s head of wholesale trading, Matthew Goddard, tells RN about the company’s plans
What can retailers do to take advantage of opportunities in the tobacco and vaping market? RN speaks with Ross Hennessy, JTI’s head of sales, to find out
How can retailers help clear the streets of litter? Nick Brown, head of sustainability at Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP), explains
Nisa retailers based outside densely populated cities will receive more support for deliveries and fresh products as part of the wholesaler’s 2019 growth plans.