End of year trading figures
Scottish retailers enjoyed a “final flourish” over the Christmas trading period, though it came at the end of a “pretty tepid” year..
Import bills could rocket
Food bills could rocket by a fifth unless there is an agreement on trade with the EU, according to retail analysts…
Call for government support
The Scottish retail industry has suffered a sharp fall in jobs and stores over the past year, according to new figures.
Successor to Milligan
Work Place Chaplaincy Scotland has announced David Lonsdale, director of the Scottish Retail Consortium, as successor to chairman Andrew Milligan. WPCS provides pastoral and welfare support across Scotland to employeesRead More
Economy shows resilience
Britain’s economy continues to show a resilience against more cautionary forecasts..
Government responds to SRC demands
Retail leaders have welcomed a commitment from the Scottish Government to…
As commodity prices rise..
An era of low prices in the shops is coming to an end as retailers are forced to pass rising commodity prices on to consumers…
Shops fight repatriation
Retailers today challenged a call for control of business rates to be repatriated to local authorities.
Trade bodies issue statement
A coalition of trade bodies in the food production and retail industries has called on the Brexit negotiators to ..
Food holds up sluggish retail sales
Romantic Scots helped fuel a rise in food and drink sales last month as they went on a spending spree for chocolates and wine for Valentine’s Day…