HUGE WEEKEND IN STORE AS NATIONAL LOTTERY BOASTS TWO BUMPER JACKPOTS
Sep21

HUGE WEEKEND IN STORE AS NATIONAL LOTTERY BOASTS TWO BUMPER JACKPOTS

  Specially-boosted £115m EuroMillions Jackpot will kick-start weekend action £20m Lotto Rollover will sustain sales momentum for UK retailers Retailers can expect ­– and help drive – an increase in sales EuroMillions bonus event will provide cash reward to retailers National Lottery retailers across the country are in store for a double serving of excitement this weekend as Camelot, operator of The National Lottery, confirms two...

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Essar car wash raises funds at Loggerheads
Sep17

Essar car wash raises funds at Loggerheads

 To celebrate the official opening of the latest Essar branded station at Loggerheads, in North Wales, members of the company’s Retail Team took part in a successful three-hour car wash at the site last Friday to raise funds for the NEWSAR charity. NEWSAR is a volunteer Search and Rescue (Mountain Rescue) Organisation operating in North East Wales and mainly covers the counties of Flintshire, Denbighshire, Conwy, Wrexham, Powys and...

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Celebrate Local Producers during British Food Fortnight
Sep17

Celebrate Local Producers during British Food Fortnight

Locally-sourced cakes, beer and frozen ready meals are proving to be basket pleasers in Southern Co-op retail stores. To mark the upcoming British Food Fortnight, 22 September to 7 October, Southern Co-op – a regional independent co-operative – is shouting about its local producers. Southern Co-op currently showcases nearly 200 local suppliers based in 13 different southern England counties within its Local Flavours range....

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Unitas Wholesale Ltd announces Board Directors

The joint boards of Landmark Wholesale and Today’s Group were delighted that members overwhelmingly voted last week to support the creation of Unitas Wholesale Ltd from 1 November 2018. The organisation will have a combined turnover in excess of £8bn and will represent wholesalers selling and distributing to thousands of outlets across every trade channel. This is an excellent opportunity for suppliers and independent wholesalers to...

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SRS18 Award Winners
Sep13

SRS18 Award Winners

Fresh/Frozen Supplier of the Year            K&G McAtamney is a family business started with their first butchers shop in 1933, have developed a wholesale business and have won Butcher of the Year two years running. The Tonight’s Tea lines have received phenomenal feedback from both retailers and consumers, with SPAR having exclusivity over Meat Market branding within the UK, helping to deliver double digit growth in this...

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50th anniversary fundraising receives boost from Essar Stanlow
Sep12

50th anniversary fundraising receives boost from Essar Stanlow

Wirral based charity Autism Together, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, has received a donation of £3,000 from Essar at Stanlow towards its Future 50 fundraising appeal. Essar’s Ellesmere Port based refinery regularly donates to local charities as part of its Let’s Give programme, which links safety milestones to charitable giving. Employees nominate charities for them to benefit from a donation when a significant...

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