Neighbourhood Retailer October 2016

Issue Highlights

NEW ISSUE OUT NOW
The latest issue of Neighbourhood Retailer is out now, packed with the biggest stories in local retail!
This edition celebrates 20 years of Musgrave NI’s in Northern Ireland with key interviews with the company’s directors.
We also take a look at the business’s history, and take a look at its wealth of community engagement initiatives.
Meanwhile, with the entire nation discussing the recent ruling in the Ashers Bakery case, we look at new guidance, which has emerged in the days following the pivotal case.
We also hear from the Northern Ireland Independent Retailers Association, who welcome the decision for a new runway at Heathrow as a boon for the NI economy.
And ahead of our full awards supplement in our November/December issue, we have a quick guide to the recent Neighbourhood Retailer Award winners.
Along with our guide to the market’s Leading Brands, an extended profile on the newly kitted out Spar Cadogan, this edition of Neighbourhood Retailer is a must-read for all those in the industry!

Musgrave Supplement
Neighbourhood Retailer celebrates the 20th anniversary of Musgrave NI, and speak to the company’s directors about how the business has been so dominant

Ashers to Ashers
New guidance for retailers emerges in aftermath of Ashers Bakery Company appeal

Spar Cadogan
Neighbourhood Retailer takes a look inside the refitted Spar Cadogan, and speaks to joint owner Andy about his bold approach

Awards
We provide a summary of our winners from the recent Neighbourhood Retailer Awards ahead of our extended supplement in the Novembe/December issue

Leading Brands
Our leading brands feature charts some of the most successful brands operating in the UK market

FFI
Exhibitors at the Food Force Ireland Direct Supply Trade Exhibition tell Neighbourhood Retailer the value of the annual get-together in the Culloden Hotel

LCC
LCC buy out its partners Statoil to take full control of a major North West oil refinery