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  • Musgrave Store of Year Finalists announced

    Eighteen stores across the SuperValu, Centra and Mace retail groups have been selected as finalists in the 2014 Musgrave Retail Partners ‘Store of the Year...

  • Supermarket Pricing Tactics Revealed

    A new investigation has revealed some of the pricing tactics used by supermarkets and big brands to get shoppers to part with their cash. Since...

  • Asda Boss: Economic Recovery Fragile

    Britain’s economic recovery is fragile, with huge regional variations, the head of Asda has said after the company reported flat sales over the key Christmas...

  • Musgrave Names Belfast ‘Region of Year’

    The third annual Musgrave MarketPlace Awards saw Belfast crowned Region of the Year in front of 140 MWP staff at the Radisson Blu Farnham Estate,...

  • Moy Park In World Cup Deal

    Moy Park is set to make an appearance at this year’s FIFA World Cup in Brazil after announcing its sponsorship of the tournament. As part...

  • Council Business Rates Welcomed

    The Northern Ireland Independent Retail Trade Association (NIIRTA) has welcomed news that 15 out of the 26 local councils have passed nought per cent business...

  • More Woe For Bangor Shopping Complex

    A shopping complex in Bangor could soon be up for sale after receivers were appointed by Ulster Bank to manage the asset. It is understood...

  • New Fuel Marker Will Combat Fuel Fraud

    The UK and Ireland governments are bringing a new product to mark rebated fuels – including ‘red diesel’ – in a move that will boost...

  • Healthy Deal For Local Food Company

    A South Armagh couple are set to have their range of healthy, locally-sourced ready meals stocked in 76 convenience stores across Northern Ireland thanks to...

  • HMRC Raid Illicit Fuel Plant

    Two men from Co Armagh have been arrested and a number of vehicles seized at a laundering plant capable of evading around £12 million in...

  • Sainsbury’s Boss To Step Down

    Sainsbury’s has announced that Justin King has decided to step down in July 2014 after 10 years as CEO, and that Mike Coupe, currently the...

  • White’s Speedicook is NI Favourite

    White’s, Northern Ireland’s porridge and oat cereal producer, is celebrating after Speedicook Porridge Oats came top in a recent blind taste test of four leading...

  • JTI’s NI sales team best in UK

    The JTI Northern Ireland and Isle of Man sales team has secured the Sales Team of The Year Title at JTI’s UK National Sales Awards...

  • Strong Growth For Costcutter

    Costcutter Supermarkets Group has announced continued growth with an increase in the number of new accounts opened across the group over the past year. The...

  • Ballymena Hit Hard By Shop Vacancy Rates

    The recent Lisney Property Report has revealed that town centre shop vacancies across Northern Ireland are as high as 19 per cent – with Ballymena...

  • IFEX 2014 Launched

    IFEX 2014 has just been officially launched and is set to be home to thousands of visitors, hundreds of exhibitors and Northern Ireland’s hottest young...