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..
New chairman for retail group
The Scottish Retail Consortium has announced its new chairman.
Government responds to SRC demands
Retail leaders have welcomed a commitment from the Scottish Government to…
Appeal to ministers
Retailers are continuing to grapple with a hotchpotch of government-imposed cost pressures and need some firm action to ensure their survival, it has been claimed…
Scottish Budget forecasts
Finance Secretary Derek Mackay is under pressure to use his first Scottish Budget today to tackle a weakening economy…
As Sturgeon pledges higher paid jobs...
Retailers are reeling from an SNP pledge to continue with what they consider ‘punitive’ levels of business rates. READ MORE
900,000 jobs at risk
Shop workers will be more highly skilled and better paid in the future, but there will be fewer of them, according to new analysis. READ MORE