Leading independent retailer Andrew Thornton has sold his Budgens store in Belsize Park, London to The Kavanagh Group.
The parcel company has cut its commission rates for processing items for the second time in two years, sparking retailer fury.
In its 170 years in business, Dike & Son, has never witnessed anything quite like the challenges that 2020 brought, but the store drew on its wealth of experience and rich supplier network to ensure locals were looked after.
The award has been crearted to celebrate outstanding community retailers.
Top-selling categories delivered via the app had been milk, soft drinks, fruit & veg, other dairy, and the Southern Co-op sandwich deal
Retailers will be able to choose from four different options depending on which suits their store
The Co-op is leading a coalition of over 30 retailers, unions and trade bodies
The sale to The Kavanagh Group is set to complete on 9 June
The Grocer has spoken to numerous industry sources who are facing supply issues on core beer lines
BRC CEO Helen Dickinson said businesses were hoping for social distancing to come to an end
The fee for single-use carrier bags in England will double to 10p and be extended to all shops
A combination of cameras and sensors within the Wall’s branded freezer identify which products have been removed by the customer
Too Good To Go has a target of saving over 1.5 million meals from the convenience sector by the end of the year
The move is part of a new 10-point climate plan to hit net zero carbon emissions by 2040
Co-op will extend the rollout of its certified compostable carrier bags across all stores
Since January this year, the society began sourcing 100% of its electricity from renewable sources
Elliott will lead a new team of five retail experts that will work across different regions of the UK
Spar wholesaler AF Blakemore has been forced to introduce caps on the amount of products retailers
The number of meals picked up from stores from the premium range doubled over the past year
They will be priced at £14.99 and supported with in-store PoS and digital communication
The forecourt operator currently has a 56-site network across England and Wales and is “evaluating” opportunities in Scotland
While fundamental principles have remained, much has changed in the marketplace, says Jeremy Garlick, partner at Insight Traction
Sales across its travel, petrol filling station and events businesses were down over 40%
The latest Court of Appeal ruling, which overturned the convictions of 39 ex-postmasters, shows new CEO Nick Read has his work cut out to restore trust