Further investment in the Gulf Retail team
Mar27

Further investment in the Gulf Retail team

 The Gulf Retail team has been strengthened in the South West of England with the appointment of Sam Edwards as Regional Business Manager. Sam re-joins Certas Energy after three years as Territory Manager with Essar. He previously spent nearly nine years with Certas Energy, working his way successfully from Sales Team Leader to Retail Area Manager via spells as Depot Manager and Business Development Manager for Alternative Fuels.  ...

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1,000 more Co-op own brand lines available to Nisa and Costcutter retailers

Nisa has announced that from April 2019 it will roll out approximately 1,000 further Co-op own brand products across fresh and ambient, bringing the total number available to Nisa and Costcutter Supermarkets Group (CSG) retailers to almost 2,000 – more than 80% of the Co-op range. The extended range, which includes award winning products and ranges that have driven growth in Co-op, will be rolled out on a category-by-category basis...

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Nisa and Dobbies launch new partnership

Nisa Retail has announced it has signed a deal with leading UK garden centre chain Dobbies to support the specialist retailer’s new Foodhall strategy across 35 of its stores. The decision to join forces with Nisa was driven by Dobbies desire to develop its Foodhall offer. Customers can still expect to find unique, premium quality ‘foodie’ items in the Dobbies Foodhalls, but now a wide range of everyday groceries will be provided by...

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PHOENIX FROM THE ASHES

  The BP Dealer network has welcomed a new rebuild in the city centre of Bradford to the community – the Phoenix Service Station. Converted from a Gulf, the Phoenix has undergone a full knockdown and rebuild in partnership with forecourt solutions giant, The McFadden Group. Run by three brothers, Ismail, Nazir and Mohammad Bismillah, the site offers a dedicated HGV lane with AdBlue dispensers. It also features a 2,000 sq ft...

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A new online course from Suresite will safeguard – and supercharge- retailers who sell tobacco.
Mar09

A new online course from Suresite will safeguard – and supercharge- retailers who sell tobacco.

Called Tobacco – Retail, the highly engaging new module, offered in partnership with Bolt Learning, is aimed at forecourt and convenience store staff. It not only explains the legislation retail employees need to know, but also includes invaluable tips and category knowledge to help increase sales. The self-study eLearning course takes just 30 minutes and can be completed on any device with an internet connection and webcam, including...

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KP Snacks launches new packaging pledge, pacKPromise
Mar08

KP Snacks launches new packaging pledge, pacKPromise

  Bagged snacks recycling scheme goes live nationwide 11.2 tonnes of packaging saved through innovation    KP Snacks today launches a nationwide recycling scheme for bagged nuts, popcorn, crisps and pretzels as part of its pacKPromise pledge.  pacKPromise is KP’s commitment to reducing its packaging impact and ultimately in achieving its goal for all packaging to be recyclable, reusable or compostable by 2025.  Working with the...

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